The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS 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 DOORS
Rank 195 225 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.014% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.90 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.91% +0.80%
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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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
799 870 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.53% 11.99% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 641 537
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rational DOORS across the City of London region.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Rational DOORS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DbUnit
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) IBM

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) DbUnit
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM