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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 583 543 524
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -19
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 30 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.093% 0.067%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.73% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 11
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£388 £361 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.26% +12.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £419 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £291
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +20.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
7392 6751 5555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.24% 12.76% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4881 4278 3448
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 150 151
Average hourly rate £37.74 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 14 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 3 July 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 -50 30 £388 +7.26%
London -11 16 £401 +3.54%
West Yorkshire -15 6 £400 +8.10%
Yorkshire -16 6 £400 +8.10%
Leeds - 6 £388 -
Hampshire 0 5 £300 +0.16%
South East -28 5 £300 +0.16%
South West -8 3 - -
Bristol - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £323 -
Hook -5 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £400 -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (87.04%) UML
2 29 (53.70%) Use Case
3 28 (51.85%) OO
4 27 (50.00%) Project Management
5 23 (42.59%) RUP
6 21 (38.89%) OOD
7 20 (37.04%) Integration Testing
7 20 (37.04%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (31.48%) Business Analysis
10 16 (29.63%) Derivative
10 16 (29.63%) Multithreading
10 16 (29.63%) CppUnit
10 16 (29.63%) Unified Process
10 16 (29.63%) NUnit
10 16 (29.63%) Subversion
10 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
10 16 (29.63%) ClearCase
10 16 (29.63%) UNIX
10 16 (29.63%) Linux
10 16 (29.63%) C
10 16 (29.63%) Ant
10 16 (29.63%) Memory Management
10 16 (29.63%) GoogleTest
11 15 (27.78%) Degree
12 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
12 13 (24.07%) C++
12 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
13 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (18.52%) XML

Rational Rose
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (9.26%) IIS
1 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) QlikView
2 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) MS Access
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Ant
1 16 (29.63%) ClearCase
1 16 (29.63%) NUnit
1 16 (29.63%) Subversion
1 16 (29.63%) CppUnit
1 16 (29.63%) GoogleTest
2 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 26 (48.15%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Change Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) VB Developer
8 2 (3.70%) CRM Architect
8 2 (3.70%) C Developer
8 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) XML
2 8 (14.81%) Motif
2 8 (14.81%) Web Services
3 5 (9.26%) WCF
3 5 (9.26%) WinForms
3 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.26%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) JSON
4 4 (7.41%) EDIFACT
5 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.85%) Itk
6 1 (1.85%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) DHTML
6 1 (1.85%) HTML
6 1 (1.85%) XSD
6 1 (1.85%) CORBA
6 1 (1.85%) JMS
6 1 (1.85%) Java RMI
6 1 (1.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (29.63%) Derivative
3 6 (11.11%) Life Science
4 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (7.41%) Economics
5 4 (7.41%) PDA
6 3 (5.56%) User Experience
7 2 (3.70%) IVR
8 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) UNIX
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (87.04%) UML
2 29 (53.70%) Use Case
3 28 (51.85%) OO
4 27 (50.00%) Project Management
5 23 (42.59%) RUP
6 21 (38.89%) OOD
7 20 (37.04%) Integration Testing
7 20 (37.04%) System Integration Testing
8 17 (31.48%) Business Analysis
9 16 (29.63%) Unified Process
9 16 (29.63%) Multithreading
9 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
9 16 (29.63%) Memory Management
10 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.81%) BPMN
13 7 (12.96%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
14 6 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) C
2 13 (24.07%) C++
3 8 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.85%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Ariba