Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Rational DOORS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rational DOORS over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM Rational DOORS
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 48 59
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.44% 1.04% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.49% 9.21% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £360 £51 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +608.94% - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £51 -
% change year-on-year +687.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £50.39 £51.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.74% -1.77% +17.26%
10th Percentile £46.25 £46.75 £46.59
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.81 £53.26
East of England median hourly rate £50.13 £50.59 £48.37
% change year-on-year -0.91% +4.59% +30.72%

Rational DOORS is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 86 76 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 12.52% 11.24% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 47 36
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £249
90th Percentile £495 £488 £510
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £51.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -2.53% +41.52%
10th Percentile £46.25 £35.04 £46.59
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.47 £53.26
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year -0.61% +0.61% +10.81%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Rational DOORS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in Bedfordshire

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Bedfordshire

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational DOORS within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 2 £360 +608.94%
Rational DOORS
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (66.67%) VectorCAST
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Ada
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Simulink
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (66.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Ada Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Ada Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ada
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft