The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 65 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% 0.55% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.58% 4.76% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £253 £348
% change year-on-year
+38.20% -27.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+0.10% +4.22%
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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
131 105 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.95% 11.63% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 81 36
Average daily rate £375 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £262 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £37.04 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -2.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) SysML
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Military
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Information Management
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) GWT
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
6 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
6 1 (14.29%) MATLAB

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (28.57%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Verification Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) SysML
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google