The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 562 531 482
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -49
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 19 35 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.58% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 26
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£443 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £293 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £625 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7030 6081 5130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.38% 12.01% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4598 3834 3239
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 116 158
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £17.80 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.55 £52.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 4 March 2015.

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 13 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 4 March 2015. 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 -21 17 £443 +31.11%
Hampshire -17 8 £327 +9.76%
South East -30 8 £327 +9.76%
London -14 5 £500 +11.11%
City of London +7 2 £500 +11.11%
East of England - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Colchester - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Romford - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 43 (87.76%) UML
2 33 (67.35%) Use Case
3 31 (63.27%) Project Management
3 31 (63.27%) RUP
4 26 (53.06%) OOD
5 25 (51.02%) ClearCase
5 25 (51.02%) OO
5 25 (51.02%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
6 23 (46.94%) UNIX
6 23 (46.94%) Linux
7 22 (44.90%) C
7 22 (44.90%) Ant
7 22 (44.90%) Configuration Management
7 22 (44.90%) Unified Process
7 22 (44.90%) NUnit
7 22 (44.90%) Subversion
7 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
7 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
7 22 (44.90%) CppUnit
7 22 (44.90%) GoogleTest
8 20 (40.82%) Derivative
9 19 (38.78%) Multithreading
9 19 (38.78%) Memory Management
10 18 (36.73%) Integration Testing
10 18 (36.73%) Motif
11 16 (32.65%) C++
12 12 (24.49%) SQL
13 11 (22.45%) Finance
14 10 (20.41%) MS Visio

Rational Rose
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.04%) Documentum
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) PowerCenter
2 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.12%) Ingres
3 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) ClearCase
2 22 (44.90%) Ant
2 22 (44.90%) NUnit
2 22 (44.90%) Subversion
2 22 (44.90%) CppUnit
2 22 (44.90%) GoogleTest
3 5 (10.20%) ERwin
4 4 (8.16%) ClearQuest
5 3 (6.12%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.08%) RequisitePro
7 1 (2.04%) JIRA
7 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Business Analyst
1 17 (34.69%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) C++ Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.04%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) Motif
2 6 (12.24%) XML
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 3 (6.12%) wxWidgets
5 1 (2.04%) WSDL
5 1 (2.04%) JMS
5 1 (2.04%) Java RMI
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) XSD
5 1 (2.04%) CORBA
5 1 (2.04%) DHTML
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) WinForms
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) WCF
5 1 (2.04%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (40.82%) Derivative
3 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.12%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.08%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) UNIX
1 23 (46.94%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) UML
2 33 (67.35%) Use Case
3 31 (63.27%) Project Management
3 31 (63.27%) RUP
4 26 (53.06%) OOD
5 25 (51.02%) OO
6 22 (44.90%) Configuration Management
6 22 (44.90%) Unified Process
6 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
7 19 (38.78%) Multithreading
7 19 (38.78%) Memory Management
8 18 (36.73%) Integration Testing
9 8 (16.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 7 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (14.29%) BPMN
11 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
12 5 (10.20%) ETL
12 5 (10.20%) Dimensional Modelling
13 4 (8.16%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) C
2 16 (32.65%) C++
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.12%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) COBOL
6 1 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Informatica
3 4 (8.16%) CA
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Ariba
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) Rogue Wave