The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 51 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% - 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
Rational Rhapsody
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.55% 12.44% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 42
Average daily rate £475 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.37% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody across the Hertfordshire region.

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Rational Rhapsody
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Stevenage - 2 - -
Rational Rhapsody
East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Simulink
2 4 (80.00%) Ada
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Ada 95
3 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) SysML
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Yourdon

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Simulink
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ada Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ada Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) SysML
3 1 (20.00%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) Ada
2 4 (80.00%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft