Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Rhapsody over the 6 months to 23 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 Rhapsody
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 178 194
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 +22
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 23 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.45% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.34% 2.49% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
East of England median daily rate £310 £51 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +510.48% - -
England median daily rate £353 £550 £349
% change year-on-year -35.91% +57.71% -15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 11
East of England median hourly rate £50.78 £50.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +21.95% -13.68%
England median hourly rate £44.12 £50.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -11.77% +21.95% +1.23%

Rational Rhapsody 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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 985 684 817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.09% 14.03% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 415 468
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £306 £261 £263
90th Percentile £575 £531 £538
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 39 58
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.89%
10th Percentile £36.25 £31.87 £31.44
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.75 £50.94
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Rational Rhapsody
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Rational Rhapsody as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Rhapsody in the East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational Rhapsody in the East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational Rhapsody in the East of England

Rational Rhapsody
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rhapsody within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Hertfordshire -3 20 £260 -
Bedfordshire -7 3 £360 +608.94%
Rational Rhapsody
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 East of England region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 22 (95.65%) UML
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) Integration Testing
3 18 (78.26%) Rational DOORS
4 16 (69.57%) MATLAB
4 16 (69.57%) Simulink
5 14 (60.87%) C++
5 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
6 13 (56.52%) Ada
7 11 (47.83%) C
8 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
8 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
9 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (21.74%) Ada 95
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.04%) VxWorks
11 3 (13.04%) OO
11 3 (13.04%) SysML
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
11 3 (13.04%) Validation
11 3 (13.04%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
11 3 (13.04%) VectorCAST
12 2 (8.70%) DO-178B
12 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
12 2 (8.70%) Finance
12 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
13 1 (4.35%) VMware
13 1 (4.35%) PTC
13 1 (4.35%) Windchill

Rational Rhapsody
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Simulink
2 1 (4.35%) Windchill
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (13.04%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Software Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Ada Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
1 22 (95.65%) UML
2 19 (82.61%) Integration Testing
3 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) SysML
4 3 (13.04%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) MATLAB
2 14 (60.87%) C++
3 13 (56.52%) Ada
4 11 (47.83%) C
5 5 (21.74%) Ada 95
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) PTC
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) VMware