The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 155 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Rational DOORS
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
484 423 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.90% 11.37% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 251 168
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.96 £37.00 £27.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £43.09 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Rational DOORS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lancashire -3 5 - -
Rational DOORS
England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS 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 North West region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 16 (61.54%) C++
2 11 (42.31%) OO
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
4 9 (34.62%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
5 8 (30.77%) IBM
5 8 (30.77%) UML
5 8 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) Requirements Management
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) VC++
6 7 (26.92%) XML
6 7 (26.92%) Ada
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
6 7 (26.92%) SDLC
6 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Validation
8 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
9 4 (15.38%) Avionics
9 4 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (15.38%) VB
9 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
9 4 (15.38%) HOOD

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.85%) MagicDraw
3 1 (3.85%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (15.38%) Avionics
2 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.54%) Military
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Ada Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Ada Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) DOORS Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Information Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Database Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Database Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Requirements Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
3 1 (3.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OO
2 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) UML
4 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Requirements Management
4 7 (26.92%) SDLC
5 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Validation
7 4 (15.38%) HOOD
8 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.69%) Data Validation
9 2 (7.69%) OOD
9 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
10 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C++
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) Ada
3 7 (26.92%) VC++
4 4 (15.38%) VB
4 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Serena
4 1 (3.85%) VMware