The first table below looks at the demand for Rational Rose 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 Rose over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 569 494 505
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +11
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 34 58 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 1.06% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 47
Average daily rate £350 £288 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -47.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £200 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £431 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £288 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7045 5495 5884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 11.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3484 3429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

Rational Rose
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rose within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rational Rose within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Rational Rose Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rose within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -62 33 £350 +21.73% 4
South East -9 16 £300 +4.26%
London -70 11 £450 +35.33% 1
Berkshire -6 3 £350 -
West Midlands - 3 £350 - 1
Leeds - 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 -
Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 2
Milton Keynes - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £423 -
South West - 1 £423 -
North West - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Reading - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Rational Rose 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 Rose.

1 39 (65.00%) UML
2 24 (40.00%) OO
2 24 (40.00%) RUP
3 22 (36.67%) Project Management
4 21 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (30.00%) Unified Process
6 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 16 (26.67%) OOD
7 15 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (23.33%) Use Case
8 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 13 (21.67%) NUnit
9 13 (21.67%) GoogleTest
9 13 (21.67%) C
9 13 (21.67%) UNIX
9 13 (21.67%) Linux
9 13 (21.67%) Motif
10 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 12 (20.00%) ClearCase
10 12 (20.00%) Memory Management
10 12 (20.00%) CppUnit
10 12 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 12 (20.00%) Derivative
10 12 (20.00%) Subversion
11 11 (18.33%) Degree
11 11 (18.33%) PRINCE2
11 11 (18.33%) Ant
12 8 (13.33%) Banking
12 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting

Rational Rose
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Rational Rose 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 Rose. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (3.33%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) NUnit
1 13 (21.67%) GoogleTest
2 12 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 12 (20.00%) CppUnit
2 12 (20.00%) Subversion
3 11 (18.33%) Ant
4 5 (8.33%) RequisitePro
5 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.00%) Rational Performance Tester
6 3 (5.00%) Rational Robot
7 2 (3.33%) WinRunner
7 2 (3.33%) QARun
8 1 (1.67%) dotCover
8 1 (1.67%) Maven
8 1 (1.67%) JIRA
8 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.67%) FindBugs
8 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Analyst
2 35 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) C Developer
6 5 (8.33%) UML Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Change Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Business Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Business Objects Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Applications Development Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Applications Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Motif
2 6 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.00%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) WinForms
4 2 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) Spring
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) Middleware
5 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Derivative
2 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.67%) APACS
3 1 (1.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) UNIX
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) UML
2 24 (40.00%) OO
2 24 (40.00%) RUP
3 22 (36.67%) Project Management
4 21 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (30.00%) Unified Process
6 16 (26.67%) OOD
7 15 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 14 (23.33%) Use Case
8 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 12 (20.00%) Memory Management
9 12 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 11 (18.33%) PRINCE2
11 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 6 (10.00%) B2B
13 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
14 4 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) C
2 4 (6.67%) C#
3 3 (5.00%) C++
3 3 (5.00%) RPG
4 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) IBM
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.67%) Perforce
Rugby, Warwickshire
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 425 per day GBP
Posted: 7 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday