The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £44.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +18.00%
Rational Rhapsody
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
138 94 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.78% 12.57% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 67 45
Median daily rate £440 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Rational Rhapsody as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham