Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 776 826
Rank change year-on-year -49 +50 -32
Contract jobs citing SysML 22 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.037% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.028% 0.043% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
England median daily rate £538 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.28% -6.45% -0.64%
10th Percentile £431 £290 £378
90th Percentile £544 £525 £398
UK median daily rate £413 £393 £388
% change year-on-year +5.10% +1.29% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 19
England median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.53% -3.41% +20.88%
10th Percentile £38.90 £30.37 £35.95
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £45.25
% change year-on-year -3.53% -6.08% +24.31%

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 78,206 71,330 82,556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.80% 84.97% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,907 46,952 55,051
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,143 1,891 2,042
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.50 £50.59
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +17.37%

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 20 June 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 -11 14 £538 +53.57% 5
Midlands -7 4 - - 11
South West -7 3 - - 8
West Midlands -17 3 - - 9
East of England +9 1 - - 7
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
SysML
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 13 (59.09%) UML
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 11 (50.00%) Electronics
4 10 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (36.36%) Unix
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 7 (31.82%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Requirements Management
7 6 (27.27%) Simulink
7 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (22.73%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
8 5 (22.73%) SNMP
8 5 (22.73%) Subversion
9 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
9 4 (18.18%) Military
9 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
10 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
10 3 (13.64%) Software Architecture

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 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Simulink
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 5 (22.73%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (22.73%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (50.00%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 4 (18.18%) Military
4 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.55%) Automotive
5 1 (4.55%) Law
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) DOORS Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Mechanical Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Architect
4 2 (9.09%) UML Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Ada Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 2 (9.09%) RIA
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) UML
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (27.27%) Requirements Management
4 4 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Mathematical Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Software Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Ada
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 15288
1 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.55%) DO-254
2 1 (4.55%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.55%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) HP
1 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Actel
3 1 (4.55%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (4.55%) PTC
3 1 (4.55%) Xilinx