The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 148 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% 0.043% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.42% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
Rational Rhapsody
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
436 236 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.15% 10.06% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 113 185
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 35
Average hourly rate £45.43 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.75 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody across the East of England region.

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody across the East of England region.

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Rational Rhapsody
England

Rational Rhapsody
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 8 (80.00%) UML
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Serena
2 4 (40.00%) Ada
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (20.00%) DO-178B
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) Simulink
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) HL7

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) UML
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) Ada
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (10.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Serena