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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational Rhapsody
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 46 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.81% 0.52% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.46% 5.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+58.78% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%

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
96 53 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.76% 9.23% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 33
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Stevenage +1 5 - -
Rational Rhapsody
East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 19 (100.00%) UML
2 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
3 17 (89.47%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (89.47%) MATLAB
4 16 (84.21%) Simulink
4 16 (84.21%) Integration Testing
5 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
6 11 (57.89%) Ada 95
6 11 (57.89%) Ada
7 10 (52.63%) Yourdon
8 7 (36.84%) C
8 7 (36.84%) C++
9 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Validation
11 1 (5.26%) Serena
11 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
11 1 (5.26%) MS Office
11 1 (5.26%) Linux
11 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
11 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
11 1 (5.26%) GDB
11 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (5.26%) SysML
11 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
11 1 (5.26%) RIA

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Simulink
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) GDB
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Software Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Ada Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Ada Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Validation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Verification Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Validation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) UML
2 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
3 16 (84.21%) Integration Testing
4 15 (78.95%) Configuration Management
5 10 (52.63%) Yourdon
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) MATLAB
2 11 (57.89%) Ada
2 11 (57.89%) Ada 95
3 7 (36.84%) C
3 7 (36.84%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Serena