Period
to 14 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 831 805 827
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 -44
Contract jobs citing SysML 33 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.055% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 1
England median daily rate £360 £275 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.91% -25.68% -8.07%
10th Percentile £340 £213 £360
90th Percentile £431 £525 £380
UK median daily rate £389 £300 £418
% change year-on-year +29.58% -28.14% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 26
England median hourly rate £41.75 £38.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.44% -9.41% +4.94%
10th Percentile £32.28 £36.25 £31.44
90th Percentile £47.75 £43.43 £55.63
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.49% -9.41% +4.94%

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 80470 80635 85371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.16% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54303 53686 56383
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £268 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1821 2142 2548
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.41 £22.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.42% +10.67% +16.09%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.38 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.28 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +18.42%

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SysML in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 December 2017. 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 -7 11 £360 +30.91% 3
South West -9 9 £375 +57.89%
East of England -15 4 - - 1
London -16 4 £411 +34.75%
Midlands - 3 - - 3
West Midlands - 3 - - 3
North West - 2 - -
North of England - 2 - -
SysML
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SysML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SysML.

1 20 (60.61%) UML
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 15 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
3 14 (42.42%) C
4 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
5 11 (33.33%) Simulink
5 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (30.30%) Aerospace
6 10 (30.30%) MATLAB
7 9 (27.27%) Automotive
7 9 (27.27%) Validation
8 8 (24.24%) IBM
8 8 (24.24%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (18.18%) CANoe
9 6 (18.18%) FlexRay
9 6 (18.18%) ISO 26262
9 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
10 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
10 5 (15.15%) Python
10 5 (15.15%) C++
10 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Fault Management
10 5 (15.15%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 5 (15.15%) MISRA
11 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (12.12%) Avionics
12 3 (9.09%) Signal Processing
12 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing

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:

Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 6 (18.18%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (24.24%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (18.18%) CANoe
4 3 (9.09%) RequisitePro
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (30.30%) Aerospace
2 9 (27.27%) Automotive
3 4 (12.12%) Avionics
4 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) SysML Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Design Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Author
7 1 (3.03%) Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) State Machine
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) UML
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) Validation
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Fault Management
4 5 (15.15%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
5 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.09%) Physics
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Signal Processing
6 3 (9.09%) Use Case
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) MODAF
7 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C
2 10 (30.30%) MATLAB
3 5 (15.15%) C++
3 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
3 5 (15.15%) Python
4 3 (9.09%) Ada
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO 26262
2 5 (15.15%) MISRA
3 3 (9.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (3.03%) Rockwell