Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SysML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SysML over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 797 855
Rank change year-on-year -47 +58 -36
Contract jobs citing SysML 19 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.039% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.045% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 6
England median daily rate £519 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.33% +22.95% -21.79%
10th Percentile £427 £326 £281
90th Percentile £544 £499 £341
UK median daily rate £418 £393 £305
% change year-on-year +6.37% +28.69% -6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 14
England median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +8.05%
10th Percentile £35.05 £37.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £48.60 £49.75 £44.93
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +8.05%

SysML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80,659 75,516 85,810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.31% 85.72% 84.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,744 49,807 57,234
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,192 1,886 2,048
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.51% -0.24% +8.86%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.91
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.58 £23.88
% change year-on-year -14.56% +2.95% +9.77%

SysML
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SysML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SysML in England

SysML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SysML in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SysML in England

SysML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SysML in England

SysML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML within the England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -19 12 £519 +44.10% 11
South West -15 5 - - 7
Midlands -7 2 - - 5
West Midlands -23 1 - - 4
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
SysML
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SysML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SysML.

1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) UML
3 10 (52.63%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Unix
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Python
6 7 (36.84%) Requirements Management
7 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
8 5 (26.32%) SNMP
8 5 (26.32%) Subversion
8 5 (26.32%) Validation
9 4 (21.05%) NetBeans
9 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
9 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (21.05%) IBM
9 4 (21.05%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
10 3 (15.79%) SDLC
10 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
10 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 15288
10 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (15.79%) DO-178B
10 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center

SysML
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (31.58%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
3 5 (26.32%) Subversion
4 4 (21.05%) NetBeans
5 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Military
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) DOORS Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Java Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Mechanical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Architect
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Architect
5 2 (10.53%) UML Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Ada Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Qt
1 2 (10.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
1 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Unix
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) UML
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Requirements Management
5 5 (26.32%) Validation
6 4 (21.05%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Prototyping
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Network Management
9 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
9 1 (5.26%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.26%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) DO-178B
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 15288
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) DO-254
2 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Actel
4 1 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (5.26%) PTC
4 1 (5.26%) Xilinx