The table below looks at the statistics for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational DOORS
England / South West
Rank 108 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 22 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.81% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% 5.13% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £448 £375 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.33% -25.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £373 £373
% change year-on-year
+19.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 7
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% -7.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £41.87 £38.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £44.90 £49.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
446 468 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.57% 15.71% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 348 340
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 22
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -9.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Rational DOORS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Rational DOORS
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 DOORS across the South West region.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +5 7 - -
Somerset +3 5 - -
Gloucestershire +4 4 £448 - 1
Wiltshire +3 3 - -
Rational DOORS
England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS 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 South West region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 29 (60.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
3 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Requirements Management
3 15 (31.25%) C
3 15 (31.25%) C++
3 15 (31.25%) Ada
4 14 (29.17%) UML
4 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 12 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 12 (25.00%) Java
6 11 (22.92%) IBM
6 11 (22.92%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) Simulink
8 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
9 7 (14.58%) OO
9 7 (14.58%) MATLAB
9 7 (14.58%) Change Management
9 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
9 7 (14.58%) PLM
9 7 (14.58%) DV Cleared
10 6 (12.50%) Time Management
10 6 (12.50%) Use Case
10 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.50%) C#
10 6 (12.50%) ISEB
10 6 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
11 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.42%) RUP
11 5 (10.42%) Linux

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) Apache
1 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Simulink
2 4 (8.33%) Windchill
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (6.25%) Stateflow
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.08%) AMQP
2 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 3 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (4.17%) GDB
3 2 (4.17%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.08%) PVCS
General
1 12 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Military
4 3 (6.25%) Avionics
5 2 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Software Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Ada Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Requirements Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Ada Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Developer
6 3 (6.25%) DOORS Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) DOORS Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Research Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) CSS
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.08%) GWT
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) Spring
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.25%) RIA
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) ASIC
4 1 (2.08%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (31.25%) Requirements Management
2 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) UML
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) Change Management
4 7 (14.58%) OO
4 7 (14.58%) PLM
5 6 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
5 6 (12.50%) Time Management
5 6 (12.50%) Use Case
6 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.42%) RUP
6 5 (10.42%) User Stories
6 5 (10.42%) Validation
7 4 (8.33%) Change Control
7 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Ada
1 15 (31.25%) C
1 15 (31.25%) C++
2 12 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) MATLAB
4 6 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) Fortran
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (60.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.50%) ISEB
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) Def Stans
2 2 (4.17%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.08%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.08%) MISRA
3 1 (2.08%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) IBM
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) MathWorks
3 3 (6.25%) Serena
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Luciad