The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS 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 DOORS
Rank 402 393 390
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.033% 0.065% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +11.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+5.74% -2.11%
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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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2994 3096 2707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.51% 13.68% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2106 2300 1990
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -20.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.60 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rational DOORS across the London region.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in London

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in London

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Rational DOORS 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 DOORS.

1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (75.00%) DbUnit
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Rational DOORS 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 DOORS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) DbUnit
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle