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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Rhapsody
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 2.17% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+75.37% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.63 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.75% +17.64%

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
120 92 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.04% 11.26% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 129
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 3
Median hourly rate £45.25 £35.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.28% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.00 £42.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Rational Rhapsody
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (66.67%) GDB
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Serena
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Def Stans
3 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
3 1 (33.33%) MISRA

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (66.67%) GDB
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Ada Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Serena