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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 611 593 577
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 18 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.043% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £378 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Median hourly rate £44.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £34.60 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.26 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +11.33%
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
8127 7011 6260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.29% 13.56% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4695 4090
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 107 129
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.65 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
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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 +21 5 £51 -
South West +4 4 - -
London +2 3 £438 +16.66% 1
West Midlands -37 3 - -
South East -1 2 £330 - 2
North East - 1 - -
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Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 40 (75.47%) Software Engineering
2 34 (64.15%) UML
3 26 (49.06%) C++
4 23 (43.40%) Linux
5 21 (39.62%) Ada
6 20 (37.74%) C
7 19 (35.85%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (24.53%) Ada 95
8 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
9 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
10 10 (18.87%) OO
10 10 (18.87%) Embedded Software Development
11 9 (16.98%) Unix
11 9 (16.98%) Windows
11 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
12 7 (13.21%) IBM
12 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
12 7 (13.21%) Subversion
12 7 (13.21%) HL7
12 7 (13.21%) SysML
12 7 (13.21%) Scrum
12 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (11.32%) DO-178B
13 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (11.32%) iptables
13 6 (11.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 6 (11.32%) Regular Expression
13 6 (11.32%) OpenSSH
13 6 (11.32%) Avionics

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 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Simulink
2 1 (1.89%) FrameMaker
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
1 6 (11.32%) IPv4
1 6 (11.32%) SNMP
2 4 (7.55%) RS-232
2 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) HTTP
3 3 (5.66%) SMTP
4 2 (3.77%) RS-422
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) GIS
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.89%) OLTP
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
3 7 (13.21%) Subversion
4 6 (11.32%) ClearCase
4 6 (11.32%) CppUnit
5 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.55%) VectorCAST
7 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.66%) JIRA
7 3 (5.66%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (11.32%) Avionics
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Military
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Software Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Ada Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Ada Software Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
4 6 (11.32%) C++ Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Embedded Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Integration Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (11.32%) Regular Expression
2 5 (9.43%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) MFC
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.77%) SOAP
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) Itk
5 1 (1.89%) JSF
5 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (9.43%) NHS
3 2 (3.77%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) Unix
2 9 (16.98%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) VxWorks
4 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Software Engineering
2 34 (64.15%) UML
3 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.87%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (18.87%) OO
5 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
5 7 (13.21%) Scrum
5 7 (13.21%) SysML
6 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.43%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 4 (7.55%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) Yourdon
9 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.77%) Requirements Management
10 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C++
2 21 (39.62%) Ada
3 20 (37.74%) C
4 13 (24.53%) Ada 95
5 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.43%) MATLAB
7 4 (7.55%) C++/CLI
8 3 (5.66%) C#
8 3 (5.66%) Java
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.66%) SQL
9 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) HL7
2 6 (11.32%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.89%) MISRA
3 1 (1.89%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) iptables
1 6 (11.32%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) IBM
2 5 (9.43%) QNX
3 4 (7.55%) Cerner
3 4 (7.55%) Telelogic
4 3 (5.66%) McKesson
4 3 (5.66%) MEDITECH
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Serena
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