The table below looks at the statistics for Rational Rose skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rational Rose over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 641 640 608
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -32
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 16 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.037% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 22
Median daily rate £450 £499 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +28.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.09 -

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
8958 8142 7291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 14.23% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6027 5367 4846
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 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 192 116
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 Rose
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Rational Rose Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rational Rose
Daily Rate Trend

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

Rational Rose Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rational Rose
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Rational Rose Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Rational Rose
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rose within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +23 16 £450 -9.77% 1
London 0 15 - -
West Midlands -22 1 £450 +28.57%
City of London - 1 - -
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rose 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 Rose.

1 29 (96.67%) UML
2 25 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 19 (63.33%) Degree
3 19 (63.33%) Feasibility Study
4 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Subversion
6 3 (10.00%) NUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Unified Process
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) Motif
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) RUP
6 3 (10.00%) ClearCase
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (10.00%) C
6 3 (10.00%) Ant
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) Derivative
6 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 3 (10.00%) CppUnit
6 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Memory Management

Rational Rose
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Ant
2 3 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (10.00%) CppUnit
2 3 (10.00%) GoogleTest
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Analyst
2 20 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) C Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Motif
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) UML
2 25 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 19 (63.33%) Feasibility Study
4 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Memory Management
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOD
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) RUP
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Unified Process
5 3 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (3.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (3.33%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M