The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 562 529 549
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 24 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.054% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.43% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £268 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.84% -14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £242 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £294 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 3
Average hourly rate £37.62 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.67% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £32.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.87 £43.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.39 £37.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +12.12%
Rational Rhapsody
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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
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rational Rhapsody
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Trend in England

Rational Rhapsody
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Histogram in England

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in England

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
London - 7 £325 -
South West -8 6 - - 3
East of England -2 3 - - 1
West Midlands -3 3 - - 2
North West - 3 £363 -
South East -18 2 - - 2
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Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) UML
3 15 (37.50%) C++
3 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 15 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (27.50%) MATLAB
5 11 (27.50%) HL7
6 9 (22.50%) Degree
6 9 (22.50%) Java
6 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (22.50%) Requirements Engineering
7 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) SysML
8 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.50%) Web Services
9 6 (15.00%) C
9 6 (15.00%) Simulink
9 6 (15.00%) NHS
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
9 6 (15.00%) SDLC
10 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
10 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (12.50%) Validation
10 5 (12.50%) Spring
10 5 (12.50%) GWT
10 5 (12.50%) Google
10 5 (12.50%) SOA
10 5 (12.50%) C#

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) Simulink
3 2 (5.00%) Stateflow
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.50%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) DTS
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (10.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) VectorCAST
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.00%) Automotive
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Military
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Avionics
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Verification Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) Spring
2 5 (12.50%) GWT
3 4 (10.00%) JSP
3 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 2 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) OAuth2
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) JPA
5 1 (2.50%) J2EE
5 1 (2.50%) MFC
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) NHS
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Mechatronics
4 3 (7.50%) CAN bus
5 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) UML
3 9 (22.50%) Requirements Engineering
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) SysML
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
6 6 (15.00%) SDLC
7 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Validation
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
7 5 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma
8 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.00%) Requirements Management
8 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Information Management
9 3 (7.50%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) C++
2 11 (27.50%) MATLAB
3 9 (22.50%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) C
5 5 (12.50%) C#
5 5 (12.50%) SQL
6 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.50%) Ada
8 2 (5.00%) VB6
8 2 (5.00%) VB
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) C++/CLI
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) HL7
2 2 (5.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Cerner
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) QNX
4 1 (2.50%) InterSystems
4 1 (2.50%) Telelogic
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Connectus
Rate: £45 per hour
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Rate: £45 - £48 per hour
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