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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 407 412 396
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.032% 0.032% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.68% -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
3111 3126 2747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.97% 13.22% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2310 2049
Average daily rate £425 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.20 £21.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £127.50 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 7 (63.64%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) MODAF
3 4 (36.36%) SysML
3 4 (36.36%) Use Case
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) ClearCase
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (27.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
2 3 (27.27%) ClearCase
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (27.27%) DbUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (27.27%) eggPlant
2 3 (27.27%) NeoLoad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) MODAF
3 4 (36.36%) SysML
3 4 (36.36%) Use Case
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) JSP 440
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle