The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank - 154 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.50% +13.33%
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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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
492 424 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.49% 11.05% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 258 180
Median daily rate £400 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% +9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody across the North West region.

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody across the North West region.

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Rational Rhapsody
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (50.00%) HOOD
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Serena
2 1 (50.00%) JSF

Rational Rhapsody
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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Ada Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Ada Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DOORS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) HOOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Serena