The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Application Developer skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 31 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 South West 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£393 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
393 236 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.92% 11.01% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 145 142
Average daily rate £361 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.30 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Rational Application Developer
England

Rational Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Rational Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Rational Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Rational Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Rational Application Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Gloucestershire - 1 £393 -
Rational Application Developer
England

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM