The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 246 246 235
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 32 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 1.52% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 8
Average daily rate £325 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £342 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 £50.44 £41.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.66% +21.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.62 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +1.67%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1248 1187 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.93% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 698 644
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 26
Average hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £30.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Hampshire +2 14 £425 +3.03% 1
Middlesex +1 5 £320 -
East Sussex - 5 £255 -
Surrey -14 4 £413 +3.12% 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Rational DOORS
England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 23 (42.59%) C
1 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 21 (38.89%) UML
4 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
4 19 (35.19%) Requirements Management
5 16 (29.63%) Degree
6 13 (24.07%) DO-178B
7 12 (22.22%) Avionics
7 12 (22.22%) Finance
7 12 (22.22%) StarTeam
7 12 (22.22%) Cisco
7 12 (22.22%) CCNP
7 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
8 11 (20.37%) CCNA
8 11 (20.37%) FTP
8 11 (20.37%) SNMP
8 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.37%) Network Design
8 11 (20.37%) QA
9 10 (18.52%) Subversion
10 9 (16.67%) IBM
11 8 (14.81%) Ada
11 8 (14.81%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (12.96%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (11.11%) Scrum
13 6 (11.11%) SysML
13 6 (11.11%) Project Management

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) Windchill
5 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.70%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) FTP
1 11 (20.37%) SNMP
2 3 (5.56%) ATM
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) Broadband
3 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) LTE
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) IKE
4 1 (1.85%) IPsec
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) StarTeam
2 10 (18.52%) Subversion
3 8 (14.81%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 3 (5.56%) CaliberRM
5 3 (5.56%) RequisitePro
6 2 (3.70%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) VectorCAST
7 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.85%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 12 (22.22%) Avionics
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Software Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Design Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Network Design Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Design Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) IT Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) CSS
2 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.41%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) jQuery
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) EJB
3 3 (5.56%) J2EE
3 3 (5.56%) JSF
4 2 (3.70%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.85%) SAML
5 1 (1.85%) Servlets
5 1 (1.85%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) CESG
4 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) UML
2 19 (35.19%) Requirements Management
2 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
3 11 (20.37%) Network Design
4 7 (12.96%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Project Management
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (11.11%) SDLC
5 6 (11.11%) SysML
6 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) Use Case
6 5 (9.26%) Validation
7 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) C
2 8 (14.81%) Ada
3 6 (11.11%) Ada 95
3 6 (11.11%) C++
4 5 (9.26%) C#
4 5 (9.26%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) Perl
6 3 (5.56%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (3.70%) ANSI C
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 16 (29.63%) Degree
4 12 (22.22%) CCNP
4 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (20.37%) CCNA
6 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) DO-178B
2 11 (20.37%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) ARP4754
3 1 (1.85%) ARP4761
3 1 (1.85%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.85%) DO-254
3 1 (1.85%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) ISO26262
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.85%) Cacti
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Cisco
2 9 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) Telelogic
4 2 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) BMC
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.85%) EMC
5 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.85%) NetApp
5 1 (1.85%) VMware