The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 26 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.50% 0.45% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 2.70% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £370 £358
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £53.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
Rational DOORS
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 Dorset region.

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 37 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.54% 16.52% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 6
Average daily rate £331 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £320 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Military
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Avionics
5 1 (14.29%) DO-160

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Avionics
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) DO-160
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft