Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 787 824
Rank change year-on-year -41 +37 -8
Contract jobs citing SysML 28 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.048% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.056% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 19
England median daily rate £425 £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +30.91% -5.17%
10th Percentile £340 £328 £210
90th Percentile £510 £424 £395
UK median daily rate £408 £385 £300
% change year-on-year +5.84% +28.33% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 15
England median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +13.92% -1.25%
10th Percentile £36.75 £32.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.88 £44.65
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year -2.78% +11.80% +0.63%

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 81,256 78,544 84,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.24% 85.91% 85.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,241 52,550 55,988
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £631 £605
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,177 1,851 2,228
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.87 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.56% +10.53% +3.45%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SysML in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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 -4 15 £425 +18.06% 13
South West -28 7 - - 11
Midlands -7 3 - - 10
West Midlands -21 3 - - 9
North West -19 2 - - 1
North of England -25 2 - - 4
East of England -2 1 - - 7
SysML
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 21 (75.00%) UML
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) Python
3 13 (46.43%) Linux
4 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Degree
4 11 (39.29%) Rational DOORS
5 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Subversion
5 10 (35.71%) Eclipse
5 10 (35.71%) SNMP
5 10 (35.71%) Unix
5 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 9 (32.14%) NetBeans
6 9 (32.14%) Issue Tracking
7 7 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco
8 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
8 6 (21.43%) Rational Rhapsody
8 6 (21.43%) Network Management
9 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.29%) C
10 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (14.29%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
11 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (10.71%) Qt
11 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management

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 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.14%) Windchill
3 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SNMP
2 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) ATM
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) DTS
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (35.71%) Eclipse
2 10 (35.71%) Subversion
3 9 (32.14%) NetBeans
4 6 (21.43%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
6 2 (7.14%) MagicDraw
7 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (3.57%) Avionics
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SysML Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Qt
1 3 (10.71%) WPF
2 2 (7.14%) JSP
2 2 (7.14%) Servlets
2 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Unix
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) UML
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Issue Tracking
5 6 (21.43%) Network Management
6 4 (14.29%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
7 3 (10.71%) Validation
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Physics
8 2 (7.14%) PLM
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
8 2 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
1 13 (46.43%) Python
2 4 (14.29%) C
3 3 (10.71%) C++
3 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) HNC
3 1 (3.57%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.57%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) PTC