The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 540 543 552
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 13 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.013% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6425 5517 5682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.02% 11.84% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4208 3532 3388
Average daily rate £395 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 132 205
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.25 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
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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
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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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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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 East -4 4 - - 1
South West -30 4 £425 -
East of England - 4 - - 5
London - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
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Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 45 (83.33%) UML
2 38 (70.37%) Software Engineering
3 26 (48.15%) Rational DOORS
4 21 (38.89%) C++
5 19 (35.19%) Validation
6 16 (29.63%) MATLAB
7 12 (22.22%) Simulink
7 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 11 (20.37%) Degree
8 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
9 10 (18.52%) OO
10 9 (16.67%) C
10 9 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 8 (14.81%) Linux
11 8 (14.81%) IBM
11 8 (14.81%) Serena
12 7 (12.96%) Automotive
12 7 (12.96%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (12.96%) CAN bus
13 6 (11.11%) HL7
13 6 (11.11%) Military
13 6 (11.11%) Ada
14 5 (9.26%) NHS
14 5 (9.26%) SQL
14 5 (9.26%) Requirements Management
14 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
15 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 4 (7.41%) Requirements Engineering
15 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
15 4 (7.41%) SysML

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Simulink
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (48.15%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (12.96%) Automotive
2 6 (11.11%) Military
3 4 (7.41%) Electronics
4 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Ada Software Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Designer
6 2 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Systems Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Systems Designer
7 1 (1.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) STL
3 1 (1.85%) OpenMP
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) jQuery
3 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (12.96%) CAN bus
2 5 (9.26%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (83.33%) UML
2 38 (70.37%) Software Engineering
3 19 (35.19%) Validation
4 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.52%) OO
6 9 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.26%) Requirements Management
8 4 (7.41%) Requirements Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.41%) SysML
8 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.56%) ITIL
9 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.70%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.70%) System Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) C++
2 16 (29.63%) MATLAB
3 9 (16.67%) C
4 6 (11.11%) Ada
5 5 (9.26%) SQL
6 4 (7.41%) Java
6 4 (7.41%) C#
6 4 (7.41%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.56%) MUMPS
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) HL7
2 3 (5.56%) ISO 9000
2 3 (5.56%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) IBM
1 8 (14.81%) Serena
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.85%) Intel
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