Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - 79
Rank change year-on-year - +79 +9
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 12 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.76% - 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.15% - 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £400 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -7.41%

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

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 233 286 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.72% 18.89% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 188 70
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £269 £270 £263
90th Percentile £527 £505 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £15.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £36.30 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in Birmingham

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rational DOORS in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in Birmingham

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Simulink
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) MISRA
7 1 (8.33%) ISO 26262
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) IEC 62304
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (8.33%) Automotive
7 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (16.67%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) IEC 62304
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 26262
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) IBM