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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 123 121 133
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 16 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.87% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.47% 5.26% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Median daily rate £448 £315 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.06% -31.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £370 £403
% change year-on-year
+16.89% -8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 4
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £38.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £35.85 £35.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £44.00 £44.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +10.38%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
461 532 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.72% 16.56% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 390 332
Median daily rate £385 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 28
Median hourly rate £38.75 £41.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £37.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £43.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire +4 7 £448 -5.29% 1
Somerset +22 4 - -
Bristol +3 3 - -
Wiltshire -8 1 - -
Rational DOORS
England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) Requirements Management
3 18 (38.30%) C++
4 15 (31.91%) IBM
5 14 (29.79%) Ada
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
6 13 (27.66%) UML
7 12 (25.53%) C
7 12 (25.53%) Java
8 11 (23.40%) Simulink
8 11 (23.40%) Aerospace
9 10 (21.28%) Use Case
10 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) Scrum
11 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
12 7 (14.89%) MATLAB
12 7 (14.89%) Military
12 7 (14.89%) Change Management
12 7 (14.89%) PLM
12 7 (14.89%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (12.77%) Requirements Engineering
13 6 (12.77%) Degree
13 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
13 6 (12.77%) Validation
13 6 (12.77%) OO
14 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
14 5 (10.64%) ASIC
14 5 (10.64%) ISEB

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 2 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Simulink
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) Windchill
3 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (6.38%) Stateflow
4 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) DHCP
1 4 (8.51%) SNMP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) AMQP
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.13%) PVCS
General
1 11 (23.40%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.89%) Military
3 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.64%) Finance
5 2 (4.26%) Avionics
6 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Software Engineer
1 14 (29.79%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Java Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Requirements Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Ada Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Ada Software Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) DOORS Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) ASIC Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) DOORS Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Performance Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) IP Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
1 2 (4.26%) JSP
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.13%) GWT
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) Spring
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.89%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.64%) ASIC
3 5 (10.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (8.51%) CESG
5 3 (6.38%) RIA
6 1 (2.13%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Physics
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Requirements Management
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
3 13 (27.66%) UML
4 10 (21.28%) Use Case
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Change Management
6 7 (14.89%) PLM
7 6 (12.77%) OO
7 6 (12.77%) Requirements Engineering
7 6 (12.77%) Validation
8 5 (10.64%) Network Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.64%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.64%) RUP
8 5 (10.64%) SysML
8 5 (10.64%) User Stories
8 5 (10.64%) V-Model
9 4 (8.51%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) C++
2 14 (29.79%) Ada
3 12 (25.53%) C
3 12 (25.53%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) Fortran
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) VBA
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.77%) Degree
5 5 (10.64%) ISEB
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) IBM
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) MathWorks
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Luciad
4 1 (2.13%) Serena