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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 124 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.73% 0.89% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £51 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £51.64 £51.30 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.23 £51.30 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £44.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +18.00%
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
346 449 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.75% 14.46% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 260 227
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 25
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.25 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.79% +6.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £34.25 £27.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 4 - -
Bedfordshire +4 2 £51 -
Rational Rhapsody
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) Ada
2 8 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) VxWorks
4 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 4 (40.00%) Simulink
4 4 (40.00%) VectorCAST
4 4 (40.00%) Ada 95
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Yourdon
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Military
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case

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 4 (40.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (40.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Ada Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Yourdon
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Ada
2 4 (40.00%) Ada 95
2 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft