The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.97% 1.96% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £460 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £373 £358
% change year-on-year
- +4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £46.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
Rational DOORS
South 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 Somerset region.

Development Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.79% 21.57% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 31
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £472 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £46.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil -8 7 - - 1
Bath - 2 - -
Rational DOORS
South West

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Rational DOORS 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 DOORS.

1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) FrameMaker
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) MFC
5 4 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 4 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Use Case
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) STL
6 3 (21.43%) Military
6 3 (21.43%) Ada
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Rational DOORS 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 DOORS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) FrameMaker
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) MFC
2 3 (21.43%) STL
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
4 4 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Ada
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Ada 83
5 1 (7.14%) Ada 95
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle