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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rose
Rank 632 641 605
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 15 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.031% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.23% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 20
Median daily rate £450 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +15.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.09 -

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
8884 7984 7205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.43% 13.88% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5980 5244 4595
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 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 160 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
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 5 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 30 August 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 +2 15 £450 +7.46%
London -7 14 - -
West Midlands -33 1 £450 +28.57%
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -

Rational Rose
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 28 (96.55%) UML
2 20 (68.97%) Test Scripting
3 17 (58.62%) Feasibility Study
4 15 (51.72%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) Use Case
5 6 (20.69%) RUP
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) C
8 3 (10.34%) Ant
8 3 (10.34%) Unix
8 3 (10.34%) Linux
8 3 (10.34%) ClearCase
8 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) Motif
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Unified Process
8 3 (10.34%) NUnit
8 3 (10.34%) Subversion
8 3 (10.34%) Derivative
8 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
8 3 (10.34%) BPMN
8 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Integration 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 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Ant
1 3 (10.34%) ClearCase
1 3 (10.34%) CppUnit
1 3 (10.34%) GoogleTest
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.45%) ERwin
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Analyst
2 20 (68.97%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) C Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Data Integration Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Report Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) SSIS Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) UML Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Derivative
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) UML
2 20 (68.97%) Test Scripting
3 17 (58.62%) Feasibility Study
4 6 (20.69%) RUP
4 6 (20.69%) Use Case
5 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) OOD
7 3 (10.34%) BPMN
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Memory Management
7 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Unified Process
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) CA