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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational DOORS
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 58 56 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 2.94% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 98 68 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.10% 10.54% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 46 38
Median daily rate £440 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.20% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Rational DOORS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Birmingham

Rational DOORS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Rational DOORS
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM