The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 120 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.051% 0.14% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 1.13% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £170 £177
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £168 £375
% change year-on-year
+228.35% -55.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Rational Rhapsody
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
347 355 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.61% 12.40% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 215 199
Median daily rate £388 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.72% +24.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Rational Rhapsody
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Rational Rhapsody
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Rational Rhapsody
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485
2 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Rational Rhapsody
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM