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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 127 131 115
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 21 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.37% 3.13% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £460 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +26.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £373 £358
% change year-on-year
- +4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
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
481 479 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.07% 14.84% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 327 180
Average daily rate £375 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 8
Average hourly rate £41.53 £40.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.19 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 DOORS within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Somerset +5 9 - - 1
Gloucestershire +12 7 - - 2
Wiltshire - 3 £375 -
Dorset +5 1 - -
Bristol 0 1 £525 -
Rational DOORS
England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 29 (50.88%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) UML
3 16 (28.07%) C++
4 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 14 (24.56%) Requirements Management
6 13 (22.81%) C
6 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
6 13 (22.81%) IBM
7 12 (21.05%) C#
8 11 (19.30%) MS Office
8 11 (19.30%) Validation
8 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
8 11 (19.30%) Degree
9 10 (17.54%) Military
10 9 (15.79%) Software Testing
10 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.04%) Rational Rhapsody
11 8 (14.04%) .NET
12 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.28%) OO
12 7 (12.28%) ISEB
12 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
12 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (12.28%) DO-178B
13 6 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
13 6 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (10.53%) ISTQB
13 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
13 6 (10.53%) Avionics

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (3.51%) Apache
1 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.02%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) SNMP
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.04%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) MSTest
3 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.54%) Military
2 6 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 6 (10.53%) Avionics
2 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Software Team Leader
2 8 (14.04%) Team Leader
2 8 (14.04%) Test Leader
2 8 (14.04%) Test Team Leader
3 7 (12.28%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Requirements Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Developer
8 2 (3.51%) DOORS Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) MFC
3 3 (5.26%) STL
4 2 (3.51%) CSS
4 2 (3.51%) HTML
4 2 (3.51%) JSP
4 2 (3.51%) WCF
4 2 (3.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Cybercrime
2 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) UML
3 14 (24.56%) Requirements Management
4 11 (19.30%) Validation
5 9 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.28%) OO
6 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
7 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
8 5 (8.77%) Change Control
8 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) Use Case
9 4 (7.02%) OOD
9 4 (7.02%) Static Code Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) C++
2 13 (22.81%) C
3 12 (21.05%) C#
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) Ada
6 3 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (3.51%) VC++
8 1 (1.75%) Ada 83
8 1 (1.75%) Ada 95
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) ISEB
4 6 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) HND
7 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) DO-178B
2 5 (8.77%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) ARP4754
3 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) DO-160
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) IBM
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Serena
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