Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 823 820 783
Rank change year-on-year -3 -37 +37
Contract jobs citing SysML 29 22 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.024% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.028% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 25
England median daily rate £425 £360 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +24.14% -21.62%
10th Percentile £340 £340 £213
90th Percentile £510 £437 £525
UK median daily rate £375 £393 £300
% change year-on-year -4.46% +30.83% -28.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 12
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.32% - -3.53%
10th Percentile £40.00 £31.83 £36.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.25 £43.70
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £41.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +8.54% - -7.87%

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 79,259 79,369 76,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.96% 85.96% 85.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,940 53,613 51,048
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,949 1,842 2,154
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.34 £11.26 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year +2.17% +0.34% -0.34%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 0 13 £425 +18.06% 8
South West -26 6 - - 8
North of England +2 5 - - 2
North West +1 5 - - 1
Midlands -4 3 - - 4
West Midlands -17 3 - - 4
East of England -4 2 - - 11
SysML
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 24 (82.76%) UML
2 16 (55.17%) Systems Engineering
3 13 (44.83%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
4 11 (37.93%) Python
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) Rational Rhapsody
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (24.14%) Issue Tracking
8 7 (24.14%) Subversion
8 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Unix
8 7 (24.14%) Windows
8 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (24.14%) SNMP
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (24.14%) NetBeans
9 6 (20.69%) C
9 6 (20.69%) Avionics
10 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Use Case
10 5 (17.24%) Network Management
10 5 (17.24%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco

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 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.90%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SNMP
2 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.45%) ATM
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DTS
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (31.03%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
3 7 (24.14%) NetBeans
3 7 (24.14%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.90%) MagicDraw
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA
6 1 (3.45%) Rational Statemate
General
1 6 (20.69%) Avionics
2 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SysML Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Qt
1 3 (10.34%) WPF
2 2 (6.90%) JSP
2 2 (6.90%) Servlets
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (13.79%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) UML
2 16 (55.17%) Systems Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (24.14%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (17.24%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 5 (17.24%) Network Management
7 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Use Case
8 4 (13.79%) Validation
9 3 (10.34%) Physics
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Time Management
10 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.90%) Line Management
10 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) SDLC
10 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Python
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) C
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) HNC
3 1 (3.45%) HND
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.45%) DO-254
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) IBM