The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for SysML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SysML over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
England / South West
Rank 133 134 142
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Contract jobs citing SysML 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.14% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.17% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £390
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.87 £48.75 £32.75
% change year-on-year -26.42% +48.85%  

SysML 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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2117 2314 2462
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.49% 79.99% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1529 1598
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 84
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

SysML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SysML in the South West

SysML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SysML in the South West

SysML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SysML in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SysML in the South West

SysML
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SysML in the South West

SysML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SysML within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire - 4 £500 -
Dorset - 3 £300 -
SysML
England

SysML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SysML 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 West region with a requirement for SysML.

1 12 (92.31%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) C
2 9 (69.23%) C++
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) TOGAF
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) MODAF
3 8 (61.54%) Change Management
3 8 (61.54%) Requirements Management
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 8 (61.54%) Physics
3 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon S3
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
3 8 (61.54%) Big Data
4 4 (30.77%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) AMQP
5 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Management Information System

SysML
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Big Data
1 8 (61.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Requirements Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) UML
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Change Management
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 8 (61.54%) MODAF
3 8 (61.54%) Physics
3 8 (61.54%) Requirements Management
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Test Strategy
3 8 (61.54%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C
1 9 (69.23%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
1 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft