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 25 June 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.

Structured Systems Analysis and Design Method (SSADM)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 276 269
Contract jobs citing SSADM 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.014% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £400 £473
% change year-on-year -34.37% -15.34%  
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 6342 7222 7635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.03% 81.98% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3718 4417 4412
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 268 264
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSADM in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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%) Microsoft Excel
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%) Microsoft 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%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9000
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
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
Co-occurring 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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 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