The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS 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 DOORS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 515 512 482
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -30
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 58 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 0.90% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
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£400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £348 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £25.35 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.11%
Rational DOORS
UK

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
6465 6017 4839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.98% 12.39% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4204 3924 3123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 105 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.40 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in England

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Rational DOORS
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 DOORS within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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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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 27 £405 +8.00% 4
South East -26 12 £425 +18.05% 1
West Midlands -7 8 - -
East of England +5 5 - - 3
North West -15 3 - -
London - - - - 1
Rational DOORS
UK

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Rational DOORS 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 DOORS.

1 57 (50.44%) UML
1 57 (50.44%) Software Engineering
2 45 (39.82%) Security Cleared
3 40 (35.40%) SC Cleared
4 32 (28.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 29 (25.66%) Requirements Management
5 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (23.01%) C
7 25 (22.12%) Rational Rhapsody
8 24 (21.24%) C++
9 23 (20.35%) Configuration Management
9 23 (20.35%) Degree
10 21 (18.58%) ClearCase
10 21 (18.58%) Ada
11 20 (17.70%) DO-178B
12 19 (16.81%) Java
12 19 (16.81%) Automotive
13 18 (15.93%) Aerospace
14 17 (15.04%) Validation
14 17 (15.04%) Requirements Engineering
15 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
15 14 (12.39%) SysML
15 14 (12.39%) Embedded Software Development
16 13 (11.50%) Scrum
16 13 (11.50%) Military
16 13 (11.50%) ClearQuest
17 12 (10.62%) Avionics
17 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
18 11 (9.73%) Test Scripting
18 11 (9.73%) Google

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Rational DOORS 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 DOORS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (0.88%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Simulink
2 6 (5.31%) TargetLink
3 4 (3.54%) Stateflow
3 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.65%) MS Office
4 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.65%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.77%) ATM
3 2 (1.77%) DHCP
3 2 (1.77%) VPN
3 2 (1.77%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.88%) IPv4
4 1 (0.88%) IPv6
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) 3G
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) Wireless
4 1 (0.88%) IPsec
4 1 (0.88%) 2G
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) IKE
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Rational Rhapsody
2 21 (18.58%) ClearCase
3 13 (11.50%) ClearQuest
4 9 (7.96%) LoadRunner
5 8 (7.08%) Subversion
6 5 (4.42%) eggPlant
6 5 (4.42%) NeoLoad
7 3 (2.65%) DbUnit
7 3 (2.65%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.65%) JUnit
7 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.77%) JIRA
9 1 (0.88%) CaliberRM
9 1 (0.88%) Maven
9 1 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.88%) RequisitePro
General
1 19 (16.81%) Automotive
2 18 (15.93%) Aerospace
3 13 (11.50%) Military
4 12 (10.62%) Avionics
5 7 (6.19%) Finance
6 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (51.33%) Software Engineer
2 15 (13.27%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (7.96%) Test Engineer
3 9 (7.96%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (6.19%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (5.31%) Analyst
5 6 (5.31%) Requirements Manager
6 5 (4.42%) Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Requirements Analyst
7 4 (3.54%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Performance Test Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (1.77%) Architect
9 2 (1.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Software Integration Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) JSP
1 11 (9.73%) Web Services
1 11 (9.73%) GWT
2 9 (7.96%) Spring
3 7 (6.19%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.65%) jQuery
5 2 (1.77%) JPA
5 2 (1.77%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.77%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) JFC
6 1 (0.88%) XML
6 1 (0.88%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.31%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.77%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.88%) Telematics
5 1 (0.88%) VAX
5 1 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.88%) CAN bus
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) VMS
3 1 (0.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.44%) UML
1 57 (50.44%) Software Engineering
2 32 (28.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 29 (25.66%) Requirements Management
3 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.35%) Configuration Management
5 17 (15.04%) Validation
5 17 (15.04%) Requirements Engineering
6 14 (12.39%) Embedded Software Development
6 14 (12.39%) SysML
7 13 (11.50%) Scrum
8 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
9 11 (9.73%) Test Scripting
9 11 (9.73%) Waterfall
9 11 (9.73%) Change Control
10 9 (7.96%) Information Management
11 7 (6.19%) Change Management
11 7 (6.19%) Use Case
12 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.31%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.01%) C
2 24 (21.24%) C++
3 21 (18.58%) Ada
4 19 (16.81%) Java
5 10 (8.85%) Embedded C
5 10 (8.85%) MATLAB
6 5 (4.42%) Python
7 4 (3.54%) C#
8 3 (2.65%) Delphi
9 2 (1.77%) SQL
9 2 (1.77%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (39.82%) Security Cleared
2 40 (35.40%) SC Cleared
3 23 (20.35%) Degree
4 9 (7.96%) ISTQB
5 7 (6.19%) ISEB
6 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.88%) HNC
8 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.70%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.65%) QA
2 3 (2.65%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.65%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.65%) ARP4754
3 2 (1.77%) ARP4761
3 2 (1.77%) DO-254
4 1 (0.88%) DO-160
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.77%) vSphere
1 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Google
2 10 (8.85%) IBM
2 10 (8.85%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) Serena
4 4 (3.54%) Wind River
5 3 (2.65%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
6 2 (1.77%) Cisco
6 2 (1.77%) Juniper
6 2 (1.77%) BMC
6 2 (1.77%) CA
6 2 (1.77%) NetApp
6 2 (1.77%) MathWorks
6 2 (1.77%) Perforce
6 2 (1.77%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
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