The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Application Developer skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
UK / England
Rank 548 602 586
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -16
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 19 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.019% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.13% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £440 £445 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.12% +41.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £429 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £461 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 - £423
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7120 7003 6379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.02% 14.68% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4771 4682 4312
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 184 114
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.65 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £54.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Rational Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Rational Application Developer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rational Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rational Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Rational Application Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Rational Application Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Rational Application Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Rational Application Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Rational Application Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +23 6 £494 +10.95%
Yorkshire - 6 - -
East of England +2 3 £388 -
North West - 3 - -
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Rational Application Developer
UK

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Application Developer 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 England region with a requirement for Rational Application Developer.

1 20 (86.96%) J2EE
1 20 (86.96%) WebSphere
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 14 (60.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (60.87%) JSP
3 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) Law
5 10 (43.48%) Identity Management
5 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
5 10 (43.48%) Struts
5 10 (43.48%) JavaBeans
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle Identity Management
6 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
7 6 (26.09%) UML
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (21.74%) IBM
9 4 (17.39%) JSF
9 4 (17.39%) Migration
9 4 (17.39%) JSR 286

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 20 (86.96%) WebSphere
2 14 (60.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (8.70%) PegaRULES
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) DB2
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
2 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
1 10 (43.48%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) J2EE
2 14 (60.87%) JSP
3 10 (43.48%) JavaBeans
3 10 (43.48%) Struts
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) Java EE
5 4 (17.39%) JSF
5 4 (17.39%) JSR 168
5 4 (17.39%) JSR 286
5 4 (17.39%) OSGi
5 4 (17.39%) Servlets
5 4 (17.39%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) Middleware
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Identity Management
2 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
3 6 (26.09%) UML
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) OO
4 4 (17.39%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) RAD
4 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Operations Management
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Identity Management
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) Pega