The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SSADM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSADM over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
England / South East
Rank 233 262 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 -  
Contract jobs citing SSADM 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.091% 0.033% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.040% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £328 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.61% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -39.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SSADM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6306 7493 7783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.55% 81.26% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3647 4607 4279
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 268 276
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +19.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

SSADM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SSADM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SSADM in the South East

SSADM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSADM in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSADM in the South East

SSADM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SSADM in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SSADM in the South East

SSADM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSADM in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSADM in the South East

SSADM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSADM within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 4 £325 -
Kent - 3 £525 -
Surrey +9 2 £428 -18.57%
Sussex - 1 £305 -
SSADM
England

SSADM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SSADM 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 South East region with a requirement for SSADM.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) RUP
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Workday HCM
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Workday
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Project
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Data Lineage

SSADM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Finance Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Workday Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Workday Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) RUP
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CBAP
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Workday