Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 857 879
Rank change year-on-year -32 +22 +10
Contract jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering 11 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.022% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 12
UK median daily rate £418 £393 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.37% +49.52% -
10th Percentile £397 £371 £201
90th Percentile £465 £442 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £393 £263
% change year-on-year +5.10% +49.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £34.70 £33.75 £38.38
90th Percentile £46.90 £51.65 £43.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% -1.18%

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 88,893 85,050 90,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.18% 85.72% 85.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,634 56,312 59,554
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,433 2,068 2,444
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +6.38% +6.82%

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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 October 2018. 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 -40 10 £413 +5.10% 18
England -5 8 £450 +2.86% 18
South West -15 5 - - 9
North West -3 2 - - 2
North of England -23 2 - - 4
Wales -26 2 £413 +5.10%
London - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Model-Based Systems Engineering 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 with a requirement for Model-Based Systems Engineering.

1 8 (72.73%) Requirements Management
2 7 (63.64%) SysML
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Use Case
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Military
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) Service Design
6 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (9.09%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 1 (9.09%) PTC Integrity
7 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
1 2 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SysML Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Requirements Management
2 7 (63.64%) SysML
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Use Case
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Service Design
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (9.09%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) EMC
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) PTC