The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 74 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.098% 0.99% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 10.34% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Development Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
156 58 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.32% 9.54% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 44 54
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 14
Average hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rational DOORS across the Bristol region.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Rational DOORS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (80.00%) IBM
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) SysML
2 7 (70.00%) UML
3 6 (60.00%) Validation
3 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Military
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) UML
2 7 (70.00%) SysML
3 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (60.00%) Validation
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (30.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) HP