The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 38 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.78% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.43% 1.59% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £286 £350
% change year-on-year
+45.85% -18.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £51.30 £47.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -
Rational DOORS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 63 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.62% 12.52% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 40 20
Average daily rate £375 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £280 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 £47.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +52.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS across the Bedfordshire region.

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Rational DOORS
East of England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Rational DOORS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Rational DOORS.

1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Luciad
2 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (33.33%) VectorCAST
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ESRI
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Ada

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Rational DOORS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Rational DOORS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (33.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) SysML
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) ESRI
1 1 (33.33%) Luciad