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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 74 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.26% 5.56% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £46.25 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.28% +1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +3.88%
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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
159 54 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.61% 8.70% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 42 39
Average daily rate £400 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% -29.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 9 (81.82%) IBM
1 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) UML
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 6 (54.55%) Requirements Management
3 6 (54.55%) SysML
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
5 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) GWT
7 1 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (9.09%) ClearQuest
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) ClearCase

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
2 2 (18.18%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (9.09%) ClearQuest
3 1 (9.09%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) GWT
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) UML
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 6 (54.55%) Requirements Management
3 6 (54.55%) SysML
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Supply Chain Management
5 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Information Management
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Google