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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Application Developer (IBM RAD)
Rank 637 655 636
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.011%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.023% 0.025% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £650 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.50% -4.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £315 £425
% change year-on-year
- -25.88%
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
8743 8094 7276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.88% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5884 5322 4642
Median daily rate £428 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 133
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +2 2 £650 +59.50% 3
London -3 1 £650 +30.00%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Rational Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) RAD
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Struts
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Flash
4 2 (40.00%) EJB
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) JNDI
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) ATG
4 2 (40.00%) JSTL
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) hybris

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 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Domain Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Struts
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) EJB
2 2 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (40.00%) JNDI
2 2 (40.00%) JSTL
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) RAD
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ATG
2 2 (40.00%) hybris
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Micro Focus