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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 458 507 530
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +23
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 131 70 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 1.06% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 14 25
Average daily rate
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£438 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £286 £350
% change year-on-year
+48.47% -18.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 36 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £34.93 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.54 £43.25 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -
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
7444 6584 5761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.01% 13.08% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4958 4264 3771
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 119 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 38 £444 +61.36% 5
South East +8 36 £370 +34.54% 3
North West -15 18 £440 -
North East - 18 £440 -
West Midlands -6 10 - -
East of England +7 6 - -
London +10 3 - - 2
Midlands +3 2 - -
Rational DOORS
UK

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 77 (39.49%) Security Cleared
2 65 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 63 (32.31%) UML
4 60 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (23.59%) Degree
7 45 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (22.56%) Requirements Management
9 38 (19.49%) C
9 38 (19.49%) DO-178B
10 37 (18.97%) Waterfall
10 37 (18.97%) OO
11 36 (18.46%) Project Management
12 32 (16.41%) Military
13 31 (15.90%) Business Analysis
14 30 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
15 28 (14.36%) Validation
16 25 (12.82%) Aerospace
16 25 (12.82%) C++
17 24 (12.31%) SysML
17 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (11.79%) IEC 61508
18 23 (11.79%) PRINCE2
19 21 (10.77%) Ada
19 21 (10.77%) IBM
19 21 (10.77%) Avionics
19 21 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
20 20 (10.26%) Hazard Analysis
20 20 (10.26%) C#
20 20 (10.26%) Finance

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.03%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.03%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.51%) Apache
2 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (5.64%) MS Office
4 5 (2.56%) Simulink
5 4 (2.05%) Windchill
5 4 (2.05%) MS Project
5 4 (2.05%) TargetLink
6 3 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.54%) Stateflow
7 2 (1.03%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) SNMP
1 5 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.56%) FlexRay
2 3 (1.54%) Wireshark
2 3 (1.54%) Firewall
2 3 (1.54%) LAN
3 2 (1.03%) VoIP
3 2 (1.03%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.03%) FTP
3 2 (1.03%) LTE
4 1 (0.51%) 4G
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) IKE
4 1 (0.51%) IPsec
4 1 (0.51%) WiMAX
4 1 (0.51%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (9.74%) Rational Rhapsody
2 16 (8.21%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.13%) ClearCase
3 10 (5.13%) Subversion
4 8 (4.10%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.54%) StarTeam
5 3 (1.54%) JIRA
5 3 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.54%) VectorCAST
6 2 (1.03%) CaliberRM
6 2 (1.03%) Hudson
6 2 (1.03%) GCC
6 2 (1.03%) GDB
6 2 (1.03%) Rational Rose
6 2 (1.03%) RequisitePro
6 2 (1.03%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.51%) JUnit
7 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
General
1 32 (16.41%) Military
2 25 (12.82%) Aerospace
3 21 (10.77%) Avionics
4 20 (10.26%) Finance
5 17 (8.72%) Automotive
6 15 (7.69%) Electronics
7 12 (6.15%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.05%) Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) German Language
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (32.31%) Software Engineer
2 47 (24.10%) Systems Engineer
3 39 (20.00%) Analyst
4 34 (17.44%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 11 (5.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (4.62%) Architect
8 7 (3.59%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (2.56%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (2.56%) Requirements Analyst
9 5 (2.56%) Requirements Manager
9 5 (2.56%) Systems Architect
10 4 (2.05%) Verification Engineer
10 4 (2.05%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 4 (2.05%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (2.05%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (2.05%) Design Engineer
10 4 (2.05%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.05%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.21%) JSP
2 9 (4.62%) .NET
3 7 (3.59%) MFC
4 4 (2.05%) STL
5 3 (1.54%) HTML
6 2 (1.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (1.03%) OpenCV
6 2 (1.03%) XML
6 2 (1.03%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.51%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.51%) Spring
7 1 (0.51%) JFC
7 1 (0.51%) WCF
7 1 (0.51%) WPF
7 1 (0.51%) GWT
7 1 (0.51%) jQuery
7 1 (0.51%) Web Services
7 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.72%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (2.56%) CAN bus
5 3 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (1.54%) Robotics
5 3 (1.54%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.03%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.03%) Mechatronics
6 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.03%) VHDL
6 2 (1.03%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.74%) Windows
2 18 (9.23%) Linux
3 6 (3.08%) UNIX
4 4 (2.05%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 63 (32.31%) UML
3 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (22.56%) Requirements Management
6 37 (18.97%) Waterfall
6 37 (18.97%) OO
7 36 (18.46%) Project Management
8 31 (15.90%) Business Analysis
9 30 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
10 28 (14.36%) Validation
11 24 (12.31%) SysML
12 23 (11.79%) PRINCE2
13 21 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (10.26%) Hazard Analysis
15 19 (9.74%) CAE
15 19 (9.74%) FMECA
16 17 (8.72%) TOGAF
17 14 (7.18%) Configuration Management
18 11 (5.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.49%) C
2 25 (12.82%) C++
3 21 (10.77%) Ada
4 20 (10.26%) C#
5 15 (7.69%) MATLAB
6 13 (6.67%) Java
7 10 (5.13%) Embedded C
8 9 (4.62%) SQL
9 4 (2.05%) Perl
10 3 (1.54%) Python
10 3 (1.54%) ANSI C
10 3 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.03%) VBScript
11 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.51%) VC++
Qualifications
1 77 (39.49%) Security Cleared
2 60 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 46 (23.59%) Degree
4 17 (8.72%) APMP
5 16 (8.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (4.10%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.08%) HND
8 4 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.54%) CCNP
9 3 (1.54%) CCNA
9 3 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.54%) HNC
10 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (19.49%) DO-178B
2 23 (11.79%) IEC 61508
3 12 (6.15%) DO-254
3 12 (6.15%) ARP4754
4 11 (5.64%) ARP4761
5 2 (1.03%) QA
5 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 14443
6 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.51%) DO-160
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Firmware
2 2 (1.03%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 2 (1.03%) Netcool
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (10.77%) IBM
2 10 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.59%) Serena
4 5 (2.56%) Oracle
4 5 (2.56%) HP
5 4 (2.05%) Telelogic
6 3 (1.54%) Cisco
6 3 (1.54%) PTC
6 3 (1.54%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.03%) Green Hills
7 2 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.51%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.51%) QNX
8 1 (0.51%) ESRI
8 1 (0.51%) EMC
8 1 (0.51%) Borland
8 1 (0.51%) Luciad
8 1 (0.51%) Google
8 1 (0.51%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) Coverity