The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
67 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.68% 9.75% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 19
Average daily rate £325 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Rational Rhapsody
West Midlands

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Rational Rhapsody
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft