The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Application Developer skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank - 111 106
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.33% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £363 £425
% change year-on-year
- -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
304 226 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.06% 9.15% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 88 103
Average daily rate £375 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £24.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £34.40 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Rational Application Developer
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Rational Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Rational Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Rational Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Rational Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Rational Application Developer 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 Application Developer.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) EJB
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Swing
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Rational Application Developer 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 Application Developer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Swing
2 3 (75.00%) Struts
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Servlets
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) IBM