The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
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Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -4.00%
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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 Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 93 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.00% 9.77% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 44
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.03 £40.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.41 £31.09 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £46.50 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire