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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 549 553 558
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 31 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.059% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.43% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate £370 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £360 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £397 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
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
7040 6274 5318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.61% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4761 4295 3425
Average daily rate £425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 113 118
Average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.76 £47.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East of England - 15 - - 4
South West +3 7 - - 2
South East +1 4 £370 -0.67%
North West - 3 - - 1
London -7 2 £411 - 1
Rational Rhapsody
UK

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (77.08%) Software Engineering
2 35 (72.92%) Rational DOORS
3 30 (62.50%) UML
4 28 (58.33%) Ada
4 28 (58.33%) C++
5 25 (52.08%) Security Cleared
6 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
7 17 (35.42%) Validation
8 15 (31.25%) OO
9 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
10 12 (25.00%) C
11 11 (22.92%) VxWorks
11 11 (22.92%) VectorCAST
12 10 (20.83%) Ada 95
12 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
13 9 (18.75%) MS Office
13 9 (18.75%) SysML
14 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
14 8 (16.67%) Degree
15 7 (14.58%) MATLAB
16 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 5 (10.42%) .NET
17 5 (10.42%) C#
17 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
17 5 (10.42%) Simulink
17 5 (10.42%) DO-178B
17 5 (10.42%) Signal Processing
17 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
17 5 (10.42%) HL7
17 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.42%) Simulink
4 4 (8.33%) FrameMaker
5 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.08%) Stateflow
6 1 (2.08%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
1 3 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (2.08%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (72.92%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (22.92%) VectorCAST
3 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.33%) Avionics
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.17%) Military
4 1 (2.08%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Principal Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Principal Software Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Ada Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Ada Software Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (2.08%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.08%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.08%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) JSF
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) CAN bus
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) VxWorks
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (77.08%) Software Engineering
2 30 (62.50%) UML
3 17 (35.42%) Validation
4 15 (31.25%) OO
5 9 (18.75%) SysML
6 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Requirements Management
7 5 (10.42%) Signal Processing
7 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.25%) Change Management
9 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.17%) OOD
10 2 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Ada
1 28 (58.33%) C++
2 12 (25.00%) C
3 10 (20.83%) Ada 95
4 7 (14.58%) MATLAB
5 5 (10.42%) C#
6 3 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) DO-178B
1 5 (10.42%) HL7
2 4 (8.33%) MISRA
3 3 (6.25%) MISRA C
4 1 (2.08%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
2 4 (8.33%) Serena
3 3 (6.25%) Cerner
3 3 (6.25%) MEDITECH
4 2 (4.17%) McKesson
5 1 (2.08%) MathWorks
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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