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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 559 545 547
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 10 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.019% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.16% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Average hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.52% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.52% -4.00%
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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
6597 5733 5876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.97% 11.97% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4293 3736 3419
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 119 202
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 £25.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 21 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 21 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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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 East +2 4 - -
South West -38 3 £425 -
London +7 2 - -
East of England - 1 - - 3
Midlands - - - -
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Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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 (81.82%) UML
2 38 (69.09%) Software Engineering
3 26 (47.27%) Rational DOORS
4 21 (38.18%) C++
5 20 (36.36%) Validation
6 17 (30.91%) MATLAB
7 12 (21.82%) Simulink
7 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
8 11 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (20.00%) Degree
9 10 (18.18%) OO
9 10 (18.18%) Multithreading
10 9 (16.36%) C
10 9 (16.36%) Linux
11 8 (14.55%) Serena
12 7 (12.73%) IBM
12 7 (12.73%) NHS
12 7 (12.73%) Automotive
12 7 (12.73%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (12.73%) CAN bus
13 6 (10.91%) Java
13 6 (10.91%) Ada
13 6 (10.91%) Military
13 6 (10.91%) HL7
14 5 (9.09%) SQL
14 5 (9.09%) Requirements Management
14 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
15 4 (7.27%) .NET
15 4 (7.27%) Windows
15 4 (7.27%) MS Excel

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Simulink
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.64%) Bugzilla
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.73%) Automotive
2 6 (10.91%) Military
3 4 (7.27%) Electronics
4 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (65.45%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Ada Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 2 (3.64%) C++ Developer
5 2 (3.64%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Designer
5 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (3.64%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Systems Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (1.82%) Senior Systems Architect
6 1 (1.82%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (1.82%) Software Designer
6 1 (1.82%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
1 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 3 (5.45%) XML
3 2 (3.64%) OpenMP
4 1 (1.82%) STL
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) NHS
1 7 (12.73%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (12.73%) CAN bus
2 1 (1.82%) Informatics
2 1 (1.82%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (81.82%) UML
2 38 (69.09%) Software Engineering
3 20 (36.36%) Validation
4 11 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (18.18%) OO
5 10 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.09%) Requirements Management
7 4 (7.27%) SysML
7 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Six Sigma
7 4 (7.27%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.64%) Use Case
9 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) C++
2 17 (30.91%) MATLAB
3 9 (16.36%) C
4 6 (10.91%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) Ada
5 5 (9.09%) SQL
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.45%) MUMPS
7 3 (5.45%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) HL7
2 4 (7.27%) DO-178B
3 3 (5.45%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Serena
2 7 (12.73%) IBM
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.45%) InterSystems
5 2 (3.64%) Intel
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