The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rhapsody
Rank 142 143 145
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 3 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.098% 0.22% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.63% 1.58% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +17.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.39 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.50% +13.33%
Rational Rhapsody
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
478 442 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.67% 13.78% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 305 249
Median daily rate £388 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £43.83 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Rational Rhapsody
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Rational Rhapsody Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody across the South West region.

Rational Rhapsody Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody across the South West region.

Rational Rhapsody Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Rational Rhapsody
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 Rhapsody within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Bristol -6 2 - -
Rational Rhapsody
England

Rational Rhapsody
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Rhapsody.

1 10 (83.33%) UML
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Ada
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) SysML
4 5 (41.67%) Ada 95
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Confluence
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) NetBeans
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
8 1 (8.33%) MISRA

Rational Rhapsody
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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) FrameMaker
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) NetBeans
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Ada Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) System Verification Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Itk
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 10 (83.33%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) SysML
3 4 (33.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Ada
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Ada 95
3 5 (41.67%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HL7
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft