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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 552 508 517
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +9
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 27 45 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.094% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 0.74% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £235 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £285 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £253 £335
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -24.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 5
Average hourly rate £37.27 £37.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £31.95 £32.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.72 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +4.22%
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
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +13 10 - - 2
London -3 6 £313 +13.63% 2
North West - 4 £375 -
West Midlands -18 3 - -
East of England -3 2 - -
South East -21 2 - -
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Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (56.52%) UML
2 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 18 (39.13%) Rational DOORS
4 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
5 16 (34.78%) C++
6 13 (28.26%) MATLAB
6 13 (28.26%) Requirements Engineering
7 11 (23.91%) Degree
7 11 (23.91%) SysML
7 11 (23.91%) C
8 10 (21.74%) HL7
9 8 (17.39%) Simulink
9 8 (17.39%) NHS
9 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 8 (17.39%) Java
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 8 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
10 7 (15.22%) Algorithms
10 7 (15.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.22%) Automotive
10 7 (15.22%) Six Sigma
11 6 (13.04%) Web Services
11 6 (13.04%) Spring
11 6 (13.04%) Google
11 6 (13.04%) GWT
12 5 (10.87%) Information Management
12 5 (10.87%) Validation

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (2.17%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Simulink
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) FlexRay
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.87%) ClearCase
2 5 (10.87%) ClearQuest
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (15.22%) Automotive
2 3 (6.52%) Avionics
2 3 (6.52%) Military
3 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Software Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Verification Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Validation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Systems Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Communications Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Web Services
1 6 (13.04%) Spring
1 6 (13.04%) GWT
2 5 (10.87%) JSP
2 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) Itk
5 2 (4.35%) .NET
6 1 (2.17%) JPA
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.17%) HTML
6 1 (2.17%) MFC
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) NHS
1 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.22%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.87%) Mechatronics
3 5 (10.87%) CAN bus
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) UML
2 23 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (28.26%) Requirements Engineering
4 11 (23.91%) SysML
5 8 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Six Sigma
7 5 (10.87%) Information Management
7 5 (10.87%) Validation
7 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Requirements Management
9 3 (6.52%) SOA
9 3 (6.52%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.35%) Signal Processing
10 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C++
2 13 (28.26%) MATLAB
3 11 (23.91%) C
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) Ada
6 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (2.17%) C++/CLI
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (23.91%) Degree
4 7 (15.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) HL7
2 1 (2.17%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Google
2 4 (8.70%) IBM
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Telelogic
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Cerner
4 1 (2.17%) InterSystems
4 1 (2.17%) QNX
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