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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Rhapsody
England / East of England
Rank 111 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 13 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.34% 3.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.78% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.34% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%

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
389 320 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.28% 13.76% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 182 200
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £49.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £33.88 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £50.68 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 11 - -
Bedfordshire -2 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Rational Rhapsody
England

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 21 (100.00%) UML
2 19 (90.48%) Software Engineering
3 18 (85.71%) Rational DOORS
3 18 (85.71%) MATLAB
4 17 (80.95%) Simulink
5 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
5 16 (76.19%) Integration Testing
6 11 (52.38%) Ada 95
6 11 (52.38%) Ada
7 10 (47.62%) Yourdon
8 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
8 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
8 8 (38.10%) C++
9 7 (33.33%) C
10 3 (14.29%) Validation
11 2 (9.52%) Linux
12 1 (4.76%) Multithreaded Programming
12 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
12 1 (4.76%) GDB
12 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
12 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
12 1 (4.76%) OOD
12 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
12 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
12 1 (4.76%) C#
12 1 (4.76%) OO
12 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
12 1 (4.76%) .NET

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

Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Simulink
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.76%) GDB
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Ada Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Ada Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Validation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Verification Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) UML
2 19 (90.48%) Software Engineering
3 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
3 16 (76.19%) Integration Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Yourdon
5 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) SysML
6 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) MATLAB
2 11 (52.38%) Ada
2 11 (52.38%) Ada 95
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Serena