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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 622 613 588
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 16 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.053% 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.40% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 24
Median daily rate £320 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £474 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.41% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8329 7492 6886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.58% 13.35% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5736 4950 4380
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 124 158
Median hourly rate £41.25 £37.25 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.75% -1.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £22.40 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.15 £52.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

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
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 1 July 2016.

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 8 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 1 July 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 -10 16 £320 -17.41%
London -12 12 - -
Hampshire +5 3 £313 +4.16%
South East +4 3 £313 +4.16%
Hook +3 1 £305 -
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 21 (84.00%) UML
2 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 7 (28.00%) Use Case
4 7 (28.00%) RUP
4 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
7 4 (16.00%) C
7 4 (16.00%) Ant
7 4 (16.00%) Unix
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.00%) Motif
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) Derivative
7 4 (16.00%) Unified Process
7 4 (16.00%) NUnit
7 4 (16.00%) Subversion
7 4 (16.00%) CppUnit
7 4 (16.00%) Memory Management
7 4 (16.00%) GoogleTest
7 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) Casewise Modeler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Ant
1 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (16.00%) CppUnit
1 4 (16.00%) GoogleTest
1 4 (16.00%) NUnit
1 4 (16.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Analyst
2 16 (64.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) C Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Report Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) SSIS Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (4.00%) UML Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) UML
2 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (28.00%) RUP
3 7 (28.00%) Use Case
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Memory Management
6 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Unified Process
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) BPMN
7 3 (12.00%) BPR
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Casewise
1 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.00%) CA
2 1 (4.00%) IBM