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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 112 110 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 28 34 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 1.05% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.18% 7.62% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£430 £325 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £365 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 4
Average hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.70 £36.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.68% -2.11%
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
453 446 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.42% 13.82% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 273 180
Average daily rate £398 £341 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.48% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £430 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 15
Average hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.40 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 2015.

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
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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +10 9 £600 - 7
Gloucestershire -16 9 - - 3
Somerset +12 8 - - 1
Wiltshire +12 1 £430 -
Rational DOORS
England

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 27 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 23 (54.76%) UML
3 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
5 16 (38.10%) Rational Rhapsody
5 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
6 15 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (33.33%) C++
8 13 (30.95%) Requirements Management
9 12 (28.57%) Aerospace
10 11 (26.19%) Java
10 11 (26.19%) DO-178B
10 11 (26.19%) Requirements Engineering
11 10 (23.81%) Integration Testing
11 10 (23.81%) C
11 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (21.43%) Google
12 9 (21.43%) Scrum
12 9 (21.43%) Web Services
12 9 (21.43%) Embedded C
12 9 (21.43%) GWT
13 8 (19.05%) ClearQuest
13 8 (19.05%) ClearCase
13 8 (19.05%) Information Management
13 8 (19.05%) Spring
14 7 (16.67%) Serena
14 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
14 7 (16.67%) Ada
14 7 (16.67%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (19.05%) ClearQuest
2 8 (19.05%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (28.57%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Avionics
3 4 (9.52%) Automotive
4 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Military
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Verification Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Requirements Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Requirements Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Ada Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Web Services
1 9 (21.43%) GWT
2 8 (19.05%) Spring
3 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 7 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (2.38%) JFC
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 23 (54.76%) UML
3 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 15 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 13 (30.95%) Requirements Management
6 11 (26.19%) Requirements Engineering
7 10 (23.81%) Integration Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 8 (19.05%) Information Management
10 7 (16.67%) Change Control
11 6 (14.29%) SysML
12 5 (11.90%) Validation
12 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Development
13 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
13 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
14 2 (4.76%) OOP
14 2 (4.76%) OO
14 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
14 2 (4.76%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C++
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) C
4 9 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 7 (16.67%) Ada
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 20 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.38%) ARP4754
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Google
2 7 (16.67%) Serena
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) Wind River
4 1 (2.38%) HP
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Somerset
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