Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Model-Based Systems Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Model-Based Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Model-Based Systems Engineering
UK
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 854 891
Rank change year-on-year -8 +37 -6
Contract jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering 14 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.025% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 0
UK median daily rate £393 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.52% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £263 -
% change year-on-year +49.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -9.19% -
10th Percentile £31.50 £41.00 £41.18
90th Percentile £44.50 £43.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -16.67% -4.00% -

Model-Based Systems Engineering 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 86735 85468 92702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.53% 83.94% 82.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 57981 56457 60191
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2312 2762
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.15 £23.43
% change year-on-year +3.52% +3.09% +17.13%

Model-Based Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Model-Based Systems Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Model-Based Systems Engineering in the UK

Model-Based Systems Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering.

Contractor daily rate trend for Model-Based Systems Engineering in the UK

Model-Based Systems Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Model-Based Systems Engineering in the UK

Model-Based Systems Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Model-Based Systems Engineering in the UK

Model-Based Systems Engineering
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering within the UK over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
UK excluding London +7 14 £393 +49.52% 3
Wales +14 7 £393 -
England -25 6 £438 +84.21% 3
East of England - 3 - -
South East -14 2 £438 -
Scotland -10 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Model-Based Systems Engineering.

1 11 (78.57%) SysML
2 10 (71.43%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (57.14%) Requirements Management
3 8 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) UML
6 4 (28.57%) Use Case
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Human Factors
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Automotive
8 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 2 (14.29%) Wireless
9 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 1 (7.14%) V-Model
9 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
9 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
9 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
9 1 (7.14%) Linux

Model-Based Systems Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SysML Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) DOORS Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) DOORS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) SysML
2 8 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (57.14%) Requirements Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 3 (21.43%) Human Factors
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
1 1 (7.14%) IBM