The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Application Developer skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank - 672 635
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.012% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £500 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £433
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8992 8320 7413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 14.37% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6051 5502 4930
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 192 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Rational Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Rational Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK.

Rational Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK.

Rational Application Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Application Developer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Rational Application Developer.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Rational Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills 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 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Domain Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaBeans
2 1 (33.33%) JNDI
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ATG
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) IBM