The first table below looks at the demand for Rational DOORS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational DOORS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 497 523 506
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 83 47 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.094% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 0.82% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £396 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 13 38
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.40 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.56 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -3.84%
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6770 5717 5819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.85% 11.40% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4341 3568 3443
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 152 212
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £24.65 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

Rational DOORS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Rational DOORS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Trend

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

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rational DOORS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Rational DOORS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Rational DOORS
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Rational DOORS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
England +28 79 £400 +14.28% 15
South West -5 28 £275 -17.91% 5
West Midlands +6 24 £306 - 1
Coventry 0 18 £298 -
South East -13 12 £400 +14.28%
Bristol -20 8 £275 -17.91%
Somerset - 8 - - 4
London -4 7 £500 +31.14% 3
East of England -8 7 - - 6
Yeovil - 7 - - 3
Gloucestershire -6 6 £275 - 1
Dorset - 4 - -
Middlesex - 4 £275 -
Cheltenham +1 3 - - 1
Essex - 3 - - 1
South Wales - 2 £425 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £425 -
City of London +22 1 £450 +28.57% 2
Hampshire -19 1 - -
Bedfordshire -19 1 - - 4
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 81 (53.29%) Requirements Management
2 66 (43.42%) UML
3 60 (39.47%) Validation
4 55 (36.18%) Software Engineering
5 43 (28.29%) Security Cleared
6 38 (25.00%) Degree
7 31 (20.39%) Configuration Management
8 30 (19.74%) Rational Rhapsody
9 24 (15.79%) MATLAB
10 23 (15.13%) Project Management
11 22 (14.47%) IBM
12 21 (13.82%) C
12 21 (13.82%) SC Cleared
13 20 (13.16%) Military
14 19 (12.50%) C++
14 19 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (11.84%) OO
15 18 (11.84%) Change Management
15 18 (11.84%) Manufacturing
16 17 (11.18%) Java
16 17 (11.18%) Simulink
16 17 (11.18%) SysML
17 15 (9.87%) Test Scripting
17 15 (9.87%) Time Management
17 15 (9.87%) Avionics
17 15 (9.87%) DO-178B
17 15 (9.87%) Electronics
17 15 (9.87%) ENOVIA
18 14 (9.21%) ClearCase
19 13 (8.55%) ClearQuest

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Simulink
2 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Stateflow
3 1 (0.66%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.66%) CTI
2 1 (0.66%) DVB
2 1 (0.66%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) Wireless
2 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.66%) VSAT
2 1 (0.66%) LAN
2 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (19.74%) Rational Rhapsody
2 14 (9.21%) ClearCase
3 13 (8.55%) ClearQuest
4 5 (3.29%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.63%) JUnit
5 4 (2.63%) Subversion
6 2 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (1.32%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.66%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
General
1 20 (13.16%) Military
2 18 (11.84%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.87%) Electronics
3 15 (9.87%) Avionics
4 11 (7.24%) Aerospace
4 11 (7.24%) Automotive
5 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.29%) Finance
7 3 (1.97%) Publishing
7 3 (1.97%) Banking
8 2 (1.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (34.21%) Software Engineer
2 48 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (9.87%) Applications Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Test Engineer
5 13 (8.55%) Requirements Engineer
6 11 (7.24%) Design Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Systems Test Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Principal Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Analyst
10 7 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Requirements Manager
11 6 (3.95%) Test Manager
12 5 (3.29%) Ada Software Engineer
13 4 (2.63%) Java Developer
14 3 (1.97%) C++ Developer
14 3 (1.97%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 3 (1.97%) Software Developer
14 3 (1.97%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.63%) XML
1 4 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.32%) GWT
2 2 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (0.66%) J2EE
3 1 (0.66%) jQuery
3 1 (0.66%) ICEfaces
3 1 (0.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.66%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (0.66%) JSF
3 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.66%) iBATIS
3 1 (0.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Mathematics
1 9 (5.92%) Physics
1 9 (5.92%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (4.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (4.61%) Human Factors
2 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.95%) CAN bus
3 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.97%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (1.97%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.32%) Firmware
5 2 (1.32%) ASIC
5 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.32%) VHDL
6 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.97%) Linux
2 2 (1.32%) VxWorks
2 2 (1.32%) Windows
3 1 (0.66%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (53.29%) Requirements Management
2 66 (43.42%) UML
3 60 (39.47%) Validation
4 55 (36.18%) Software Engineering
5 31 (20.39%) Configuration Management
6 23 (15.13%) Project Management
7 19 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 18 (11.84%) OO
8 18 (11.84%) Change Management
9 17 (11.18%) SysML
10 15 (9.87%) Test Scripting
10 15 (9.87%) Time Management
11 11 (7.24%) Change Control
12 9 (5.92%) Integration Testing
12 9 (5.92%) OOP
13 8 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.26%) Use Case
14 5 (3.29%) Requirements Engineering
14 5 (3.29%) Strategic Planning
14 5 (3.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.79%) MATLAB
2 21 (13.82%) C
3 19 (12.50%) C++
4 17 (11.18%) Java
5 11 (7.24%) Ada
5 11 (7.24%) Embedded C
6 6 (3.95%) SQL
7 5 (3.29%) C#
8 3 (1.97%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.32%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.66%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (28.29%) Security Cleared
2 38 (25.00%) Degree
3 21 (13.82%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.95%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.66%) IIBA
6 1 (0.66%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.87%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.97%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.32%) DO-254
4 1 (0.66%) ARP4754
4 1 (0.66%) DO-160
4 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (14.47%) IBM
2 10 (6.58%) Serena
3 5 (3.29%) EMC
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle
4 4 (2.63%) SAP
5 3 (1.97%) Xilinx
6 2 (1.32%) Google
6 2 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) Wind River
7 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.66%) Mercator
7 1 (0.66%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.66%) VMware
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