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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 590 593 581
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 16 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.042% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.28% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 15
Median daily rate £519 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.41% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £214 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £417 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £168 £375
% change year-on-year
+228.35% -55.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 15
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.60 £33.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £50.72 £54.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Rational Rhapsody
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
7614 7560 6711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.60% 14.98% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5107 5109 4698
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 157 111
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.23 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Rational Rhapsody as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -8 6 - -
London +14 5 £463 +16.35%
South West +10 4 £550 -
South East - 1 - -
Rational Rhapsody
UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 22 (64.71%) UML
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (38.24%) Ada
4 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
4 13 (38.24%) MATLAB
4 13 (38.24%) Simulink
5 12 (35.29%) Ada 95
6 9 (26.47%) C
6 9 (26.47%) C++
6 9 (26.47%) Yourdon
7 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) HL7
9 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (14.71%) IBM
9 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
9 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++
10 4 (11.76%) SMTP
10 4 (11.76%) HTTP
10 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 4 (11.76%) SOAP
10 4 (11.76%) Web Services
10 4 (11.76%) XML
10 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
11 3 (8.82%) JSON
11 3 (8.82%) Scrum
11 3 (8.82%) Windows

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
1 4 (11.76%) SMTP
2 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) IPv4
2 1 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.88%) Big Data
1 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.94%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.94%) Mockito
2 1 (2.94%) Moq
2 1 (2.94%) NUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Ada Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Ada Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Validation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Verification Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
1 4 (11.76%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.94%) JavaFX
3 1 (2.94%) JPA
3 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Equities
2 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) UML
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
4 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
5 9 (26.47%) Yourdon
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Validation
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.94%) SSADM
9 1 (2.94%) SysML
9 1 (2.94%) Test Management
9 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
9 1 (2.94%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Ada
1 13 (38.24%) MATLAB
2 12 (35.29%) Ada 95
3 9 (26.47%) C
3 9 (26.47%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C
4 5 (14.71%) Embedded C++
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) iptables
1 1 (2.94%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) IBM
2 3 (8.82%) Cerner
3 2 (5.88%) McKesson
3 2 (5.88%) MEDITECH
4 1 (2.94%) Luciad