Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 94 91
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +4
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 26 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.33% 0.77% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.47% 4.58% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Bristol median daily rate £460 - £500
10th Percentile £367 - £435
90th Percentile £508 - £565
South West median daily rate £475 £448 £419
% change year-on-year +6.15% +6.87% +35.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +4.88% +22.39%
10th Percentile £34.00 £31.83 £40.50
90th Percentile £47.15 £52.24 £43.08
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.03% +13.95%

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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 348 284 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.76% 16.81% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 203 141
Bristol median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £278 £300
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% +4.88% -13.68%
10th Percentile £34.00 £33.25 £38.80
90th Percentile £47.15 £52.17 £42.63
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in Bristol

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in Bristol

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rational DOORS in Bristol

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) C++
3 14 (53.85%) Rational Rhapsody
4 12 (46.15%) GDB
4 12 (46.15%) Wireshark
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) UML
4 12 (46.15%) C
5 5 (19.23%) Military
6 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) V-Model
7 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
7 3 (11.54%) Mathematical Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
7 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
7 3 (11.54%) Simulink
7 3 (11.54%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) PMP
8 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
8 2 (7.69%) Finance
8 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (11.54%) Simulink
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (46.15%) GDB
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Military
2 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Software Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Software Performance Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Assistant Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 12 (46.15%) UML
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Mathematical Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
4 3 (11.54%) V-Model
5 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) C
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 15288
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle