The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational DOORS
Rank 511 543 531
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 108 58 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.11% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 0.84% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 11
Average daily rate £370 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £370 £358
% change year-on-year
- +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 20 23
Average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.95 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £46.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.82%

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
7601 6904 5837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.78% 13.63% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 4663 3679
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 127 126
Average hourly rate £41.85 £36.70 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.73 £24.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +33 87 £370 -1.33% 34
South East +8 24 £370 +7.24% 5
South West +7 20 £450 +22.44% 7
East of England +15 18 - - 7
North West -3 16 - - 6
Bedfordshire - 16 - - 6
Lancashire +12 15 - - 6
Hampshire +11 13 £370 +3.49% 1
Luton - 13 - - 3
Somerset +5 8 - - 2
West Midlands -8 8 £325 - 4
Preston - 8 - - 6
Gloucestershire +6 7 - - 2
Yeovil -10 6 - - 2
East Sussex +10 5 £370 +13.84%
Birmingham - 5 - - 2
Wales -6 3 £375 +2.38%
Scotland - 3 - - 2
Wiltshire - 3 £375 -
Hastings - 3 £370 -
Cheltenham +6 2 - -
Coventry -1 2 £325 -
West Sussex - 2 £544 -
Tewkesbury - 2 - - 1
Erskine - 2 - -
Bath - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 £544 -
Renfrewshire - 2 - - 1
Hook +9 1 £370 +6.47%
Dorset +5 1 - -

Rational DOORS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 111 (51.87%) UML
2 105 (49.07%) Software Engineering
3 88 (41.12%) Security Cleared
4 81 (37.85%) SC Cleared
5 65 (30.37%) C++
6 60 (28.04%) Requirements Management
7 56 (26.17%) Degree
8 53 (24.77%) C
9 48 (22.43%) IBM
10 46 (21.50%) C#
11 42 (19.63%) Ada
11 42 (19.63%) Validation
12 41 (19.16%) Military
12 41 (19.16%) Visual Studio
12 41 (19.16%) Rational Rhapsody
13 38 (17.76%) OO
14 37 (17.29%) SysML
15 31 (14.49%) MS Excel
15 31 (14.49%) Microsoft
16 30 (14.02%) MS Office
17 29 (13.55%) Windows
18 28 (13.08%) Management Information System
19 27 (12.62%) .NET
20 26 (12.15%) Finance
20 26 (12.15%) Aerospace
21 25 (11.68%) Requirements Analysis
21 25 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (10.75%) Avionics
22 23 (10.75%) Manufacturing
23 22 (10.28%) DO-178B

Rational DOORS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.34%) Apache
1 5 (2.34%) CMS
1 5 (2.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.47%) Kinematics
Applications
1 31 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 30 (14.02%) MS Office
3 13 (6.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.87%) FrameMaker
4 4 (1.87%) Simulink
5 3 (1.40%) MS Project
6 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.93%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.93%) TargetLink
6 2 (0.93%) Windchill
7 1 (0.47%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.88%) SNMP
2 10 (4.67%) FTP
3 7 (3.27%) ATM
4 5 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.87%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.87%) FlexRay
6 3 (1.40%) Firewall
7 2 (0.93%) VoIP
8 1 (0.47%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.47%) IKE
8 1 (0.47%) Internet
8 1 (0.47%) IPsec
8 1 (0.47%) LAN
8 1 (0.47%) SpaceWire
8 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database
1 10 (4.67%) RDBMS
1 10 (4.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.21%) GIS
2 9 (4.21%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.93%) MySQL
3 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (19.16%) Rational Rhapsody
1 41 (19.16%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.35%) VectorCAST
3 14 (6.54%) StarTeam
4 10 (4.67%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.21%) Subversion
6 8 (3.74%) ClearCase
7 5 (2.34%) JIRA
8 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.93%) Hudson
9 2 (0.93%) MSTest
9 2 (0.93%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.47%) CaliberRM
10 1 (0.47%) GCC
10 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
General
1 41 (19.16%) Military
2 26 (12.15%) Aerospace
2 26 (12.15%) Finance
3 23 (10.75%) Avionics
3 23 (10.75%) Manufacturing
4 16 (7.48%) Electronics
5 10 (4.67%) Automotive
6 4 (1.87%) Publishing
7 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (38.79%) Software Engineer
2 60 (28.04%) Systems Engineer
3 22 (10.28%) Test Engineer
4 15 (7.01%) Design Engineer
5 12 (5.61%) Ada Engineer
5 12 (5.61%) Ada Software Engineer
5 12 (5.61%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (5.61%) Software Test Engineer
6 11 (5.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (5.14%) DOORS Engineer
6 11 (5.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Network Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Principal Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Principal Software Engineer
8 9 (4.21%) Analyst
8 9 (4.21%) Senior Design Engineer
9 8 (3.74%) Developer
9 8 (3.74%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 8 (3.74%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.62%) .NET
2 8 (3.74%) MFC
3 7 (3.27%) HTML
3 7 (3.27%) XML
4 5 (2.34%) CSS
4 5 (2.34%) JSP
5 2 (0.93%) JSF
5 2 (0.93%) STL
5 2 (0.93%) WCF
5 2 (0.93%) WPF
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.47%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.47%) OpenGL
6 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.08%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.87%) CAN bus
5 4 (1.87%) Physics
6 3 (1.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.40%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.93%) Robotics
7 2 (0.93%) VHDL
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.47%) CESG
8 1 (0.47%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.47%) Life Science
8 1 (0.47%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.55%) Windows
2 12 (5.61%) VxWorks
3 7 (3.27%) Linux
4 5 (2.34%) Unix
5 4 (1.87%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (51.87%) UML
2 105 (49.07%) Software Engineering
3 60 (28.04%) Requirements Management
4 42 (19.63%) Validation
5 38 (17.76%) OO
6 37 (17.29%) SysML
7 25 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (11.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 21 (9.81%) SDLC
9 20 (9.35%) Integration Testing
10 19 (8.88%) Configuration Management
10 19 (8.88%) Unit Testing
11 18 (8.41%) Programme Management
12 17 (7.94%) Test Automation
13 16 (7.48%) Project Management
14 13 (6.07%) Use Case
15 12 (5.61%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
15 12 (5.61%) Test Scripting
16 11 (5.14%) Multithreading
16 11 (5.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 65 (30.37%) C++
2 53 (24.77%) C
3 46 (21.50%) C#
4 42 (19.63%) Ada
5 16 (7.48%) SQL
6 9 (4.21%) Embedded C
7 8 (3.74%) VC++
8 7 (3.27%) MATLAB
9 6 (2.80%) Ada 95
9 6 (2.80%) Java
10 4 (1.87%) Perl
10 4 (1.87%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.93%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.93%) Python
11 2 (0.93%) VBScript
12 1 (0.47%) Ada 83
12 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (41.12%) Security Cleared
2 81 (37.85%) SC Cleared
3 56 (26.17%) Degree
4 10 (4.67%) CCNA
4 10 (4.67%) CCNP
4 10 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.74%) ISEB
6 7 (3.27%) HND
6 7 (3.27%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.80%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.40%) APMP
8 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.47%) HNC
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.28%) DO-178B
2 18 (8.41%) QA
3 13 (6.07%) Def Stans
4 8 (3.74%) IEC 61508
5 6 (2.80%) ISO26262
6 5 (2.34%) ARP4754
7 4 (1.87%) ARP4761
7 4 (1.87%) DO-254
8 3 (1.40%) MISRA
9 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.47%) DO-160
9 1 (0.47%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (3.74%) Firmware
2 1 (0.47%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.93%) Netcool
Vendors
1 48 (22.43%) IBM
2 31 (14.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.14%) Cisco
3 11 (5.14%) Oracle
4 6 (2.80%) Serena
5 5 (2.34%) HP
6 4 (1.87%) Coverity
6 4 (1.87%) ESRI
6 4 (1.87%) Luciad
7 3 (1.40%) EMC
8 2 (0.93%) Altera
8 2 (0.93%) Concur
8 2 (0.93%) PTC
9 1 (0.47%) BMC
9 1 (0.47%) CA
9 1 (0.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.47%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.47%) NetApp
9 1 (0.47%) VMware
9 1 (0.47%) Wind River
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Rate: From £45 to £55 per hour
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Rate: From £45 to £50 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £45 to £50 per hour
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AAP3
Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
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AAP3
Rate: £50 - £50.78 per hour
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Renfrewshire
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Rate: £250 - £260 per day
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Rate: From £45 to £50 per day
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Rate: £35 - £48 per hour
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Preston
aap3
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
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Rate: £300 per day + Benefits
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Rate: competitive
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aap3
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aap3
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