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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 586 533 543
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +10
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 29 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.069% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.58% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -27.77%
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
7335 6186 6191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.77% 11.82% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4921 4036 3502
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 141 247
Average hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.75 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 22 October 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 17 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 22 October 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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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 -37 27 £375 +15.38% 4
South East - 12 £302 -
London -2 7 £445 +21.08% 2
North West -5 7 £428 +71.00% 1
City of London +18 1 - - 1
Cheadle - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Leeds - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 69 (85.19%) UML
2 28 (34.57%) Degree
3 26 (32.10%) Project Management
3 26 (32.10%) OO
4 22 (27.16%) OOD
4 22 (27.16%) Use Case
4 22 (27.16%) Test Scripting
5 19 (23.46%) RUP
6 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (20.99%) Linux
8 16 (19.75%) UNIX
8 16 (19.75%) SQL
8 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
8 16 (19.75%) Security Cleared
9 15 (18.52%) ClearCase
9 15 (18.52%) Unified Process
10 14 (17.28%) Oracle
10 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
11 13 (16.05%) Integration Testing
11 13 (16.05%) C
11 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
11 13 (16.05%) Subversion
11 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
12 12 (14.81%) Motif
12 12 (14.81%) NUnit
12 12 (14.81%) Migration
12 12 (14.81%) Ant
12 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2
12 12 (14.81%) CppUnit
12 12 (14.81%) GoogleTest

Rational Rose
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 7 (8.64%) IIS
2 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Documentum
4 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) MS Project
3 4 (4.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
3 9 (11.11%) PowerCenter
4 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.94%) DB2
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.70%) Ingres
6 3 (3.70%) MS Access
6 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Navigator
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.23%) OLAP
8 1 (1.23%) OLTP
8 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.23%) Informix
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) ClearCase
2 13 (16.05%) Subversion
3 12 (14.81%) NUnit
3 12 (14.81%) Ant
3 12 (14.81%) CppUnit
3 12 (14.81%) GoogleTest
4 10 (12.35%) ERwin
5 7 (8.64%) ClearQuest
6 6 (7.41%) WinRunner
6 6 (7.41%) QARun
6 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.70%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.47%) Toad
9 1 (1.23%) JIRA
9 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (50.62%) Business Analyst
1 41 (50.62%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Developer
2 15 (18.52%) UML Business Analyst
3 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Tester
4 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Payments Business Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) C Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (2.47%) Architect
7 2 (2.47%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.47%) Consultant
7 2 (2.47%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.47%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.47%) NHS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Motif
2 11 (13.58%) XML
3 9 (11.11%) Web Services
4 7 (8.64%) HTML
5 6 (7.41%) WinForms
5 6 (7.41%) .NET
5 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.70%) wxWidgets
7 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.47%) J2EE
8 1 (1.23%) Java EE
8 1 (1.23%) DHTML
8 1 (1.23%) ADO
8 1 (1.23%) COM+
8 1 (1.23%) ActiveX
8 1 (1.23%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Derivative
3 6 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.70%) APACS
4 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Economics
6 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) UNIX
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) AIX
5 1 (1.23%) HPUX
5 1 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.23%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (85.19%) UML
2 26 (32.10%) Project Management
2 26 (32.10%) OO
3 22 (27.16%) OOD
3 22 (27.16%) Use Case
3 22 (27.16%) Test Scripting
4 19 (23.46%) RUP
5 15 (18.52%) Unified Process
6 13 (16.05%) Integration Testing
6 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
7 12 (14.81%) Migration
7 12 (14.81%) PRINCE2
8 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
9 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (9.88%) EAI
11 8 (9.88%) ETL
11 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (9.88%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) SQL
2 13 (16.05%) C
3 10 (12.35%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.64%) Java
4 7 (8.64%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.41%) C#
6 4 (4.94%) C++
7 3 (3.70%) COBOL
7 3 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.23%) VBScript
8 1 (1.23%) VB
8 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.23%) RPG
8 1 (1.23%) VB6
8 1 (1.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (34.57%) Degree
2 16 (19.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.11%) Informatica
4 6 (7.41%) CA
5 5 (6.17%) IBM
6 3 (3.70%) Sybase
6 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.47%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) Rogue Wave
8 1 (1.23%) Sun