The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £305 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.13% -28.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.78 £46.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+10.39% +5.14%
Rational Rhapsody
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
271 159 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.38% 9.04% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 106 116
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £38.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Rational Rhapsody
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester