The table below looks at the statistics for XDE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XDE over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational Rose XDE
Rank - 660 638
Contract jobs citing XDE 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.072% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
8861 8276 7365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.75% 14.26% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5952 5458 4861
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 195 120
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

XDE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing XDE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

XDE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XDE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XDE within the UK.

XDE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XDE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XDE within the UK.

XDE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK