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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 74 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.66% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% 5.56% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £305 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -28.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +22.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.25 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+11.41% +8.23%
Rational Rhapsody
South West

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
165 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.09% 11.82% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 77 91
Median daily rate £400 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +22.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) SysML
2 3 (60.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Ada 95
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ada
3 1 (20.00%) Itk
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HL7
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Itk
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) SysML
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ada
1 3 (60.00%) Ada 95
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft