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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank 576 536 555
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +19
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.023% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.045% 0.20% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£266 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £426
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6716 5562 5601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.66% 11.77% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4605 3719 3236
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 123 216
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.85 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.23 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

Rational Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational Application Developer across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
South West - 1 £320 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
South East - - - -
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Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Rational Application Developer 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 Application Developer.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) JDBC
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (33.33%) SAML
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) Spring Security
5 2 (33.33%) Shibboleth
5 2 (33.33%) iSeries
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Struts
5 2 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (33.33%) RAD
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Servlets

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Rational Application Developer 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 Application Developer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) JDBC
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) SAML
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Spring Security
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Struts
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) EJB
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) RAD
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Pega