Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 641 699 711
Rank change year-on-year +58 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 162 174 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 1.11% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 40 52
England median daily rate £400 £353 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.48% -11.88% +3.23%
10th Percentile £299 £253 £350
90th Percentile £525 £471 £480
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 85 57
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £36.25 £34.70 £32.10
90th Percentile £52.96 £52.22 £50.50
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £40.19
% change year-on-year +3.53% +5.75% +7.17%

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15720 15657 13712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.95% 15.41% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10740 10768 9029
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £269
90th Percentile £594 £575 £563
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 272 233
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%
10th Percentile £28.75 £26.76 £21.52
90th Percentile £54.94 £52.25 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in England

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in England

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rational DOORS in England

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in England

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Rational DOORS in England

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 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
South West -1 63 £443 +10.63% 10
South East +22 46 £393 +6.08% 4
North of England +61 16 - -
North West +23 16 - -
East of England -3 16 £400 +687.71% 1
West Midlands +35 11 £363 - 4
Midlands +20 11 £363 - 4
London +30 10 £450 +28.57% 1
Rational DOORS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 78 (48.15%) Software Engineering
2 62 (38.27%) UML
3 55 (33.95%) Rational Rhapsody
4 54 (33.33%) C
5 51 (31.48%) Security Cleared
6 48 (29.63%) C++
7 43 (26.54%) SC Cleared
8 40 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (22.84%) Degree
10 35 (21.60%) Ada
11 33 (20.37%) MATLAB
12 31 (19.14%) Integration Testing
13 30 (18.52%) Requirements Management
13 30 (18.52%) Simulink
13 30 (18.52%) Linux
14 27 (16.67%) IBM
14 27 (16.67%) Configuration Management
15 26 (16.05%) JIRA
16 24 (14.81%) Aerospace
17 21 (12.96%) Validation
18 20 (12.35%) Requirements Engineering
19 19 (11.73%) HP Quality Center
19 19 (11.73%) Avionics
19 19 (11.73%) SysML
19 19 (11.73%) Scrum
19 19 (11.73%) HP
20 18 (11.11%) SDLC
20 18 (11.11%) Java
20 18 (11.11%) Military
21 17 (10.49%) CA Agile Central

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (1.23%) Apache
1 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (18.52%) Simulink
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.23%) Stateflow
3 2 (1.23%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.62%) Primavera
1 1 (0.62%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.26%) Wireshark
2 8 (4.94%) Ethernet
3 6 (3.70%) Tactical Data Link
4 3 (1.85%) HTTP
4 3 (1.85%) IPv4
4 3 (1.85%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.85%) SNMP
4 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.23%) DHCP
6 1 (0.62%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.62%) Firewall
6 1 (0.62%) FlexRay
6 1 (0.62%) FTP
6 1 (0.62%) LTE
6 1 (0.62%) Multicast
6 1 (0.62%) Network Security
6 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) GIS
2 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.62%) DTS
2 1 (0.62%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (33.95%) Rational Rhapsody
2 26 (16.05%) JIRA
3 16 (9.88%) GDB
4 11 (6.79%) Eclipse
4 11 (6.79%) Subversion
5 7 (4.32%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.32%) NetBeans
5 7 (4.32%) Rational Statemate
6 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.85%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.85%) RequisitePro
7 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.23%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (1.23%) VectorCAST
7 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.62%) PVCS
8 1 (0.62%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.62%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (14.81%) Aerospace
2 19 (11.73%) Avionics
3 18 (11.11%) Military
4 12 (7.41%) Finance
5 9 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.09%) Automotive
6 5 (3.09%) Electronics
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (45.06%) Software Engineer
2 39 (24.07%) Systems Engineer
3 19 (11.73%) Ada Engineer
3 19 (11.73%) Ada Software Engineer
3 19 (11.73%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (11.73%) DOORS Engineer
4 13 (8.02%) Requirements Engineer
5 12 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (6.17%) QC Engineer
7 8 (4.94%) C Software Engineer
7 8 (4.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (4.94%) Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (4.32%) Architect
8 7 (4.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.09%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.09%) C++ Developer
10 4 (2.47%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (2.47%) Principal Systems Engineer
11 3 (1.85%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.32%) CSS
1 7 (4.32%) HTML
2 6 (3.70%) Web Services
3 3 (1.85%) REST
4 1 (0.62%) .NET
4 1 (0.62%) ActiveX
4 1 (0.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (2.47%) RIA
5 3 (1.85%) NHS
5 3 (1.85%) User Experience
5 3 (1.85%) Verilog
5 3 (1.85%) VHDL
6 2 (1.23%) ASIC
6 2 (1.23%) CESG
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.62%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.52%) Linux
2 13 (8.02%) Windows
3 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.85%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.23%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (48.15%) Software Engineering
2 62 (38.27%) UML
3 40 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (19.14%) Integration Testing
5 30 (18.52%) Requirements Management
6 27 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 21 (12.96%) Validation
8 20 (12.35%) Requirements Engineering
9 19 (11.73%) Scrum
9 19 (11.73%) SysML
10 18 (11.11%) SDLC
11 15 (9.26%) Process Improvement
12 14 (8.64%) Coaching
13 13 (8.02%) Programme Management
14 11 (6.79%) OO
15 10 (6.17%) Customer Requirements
15 10 (6.17%) Physics
16 9 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
17 8 (4.94%) Mathematics
17 8 (4.94%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.33%) C
2 48 (29.63%) C++
3 35 (21.60%) Ada
4 33 (20.37%) MATLAB
5 18 (11.11%) Java
6 11 (6.79%) C#
7 8 (4.94%) Python
8 6 (3.70%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.09%) Ada 95
9 5 (3.09%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.09%) SQL
10 4 (2.47%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.85%) Tcl
12 2 (1.23%) Perl
13 1 (0.62%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.62%) PHP
13 1 (0.62%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) VB6
13 1 (0.62%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (31.48%) Security Cleared
2 43 (26.54%) SC Cleared
3 37 (22.84%) Degree
4 6 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.23%) CISA
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.23%) CISM
6 2 (1.23%) CISSP
6 2 (1.23%) HND
6 2 (1.23%) PMP
7 1 (0.62%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) DO-178B
2 8 (4.94%) MISRA
3 6 (3.70%) Def Stans
3 6 (3.70%) MISRA C
4 4 (2.47%) ISO 26262
5 3 (1.85%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.85%) MIL-STD-498
6 2 (1.23%) GDPR
6 2 (1.23%) HL7
6 2 (1.23%) MIL-STD-1553
6 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.62%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.09%) Firmware
2 3 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (11.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (16.67%) IBM
2 19 (11.73%) HP
3 17 (10.49%) CA Agile Central
4 14 (8.64%) Atlassian
4 14 (8.64%) CA
5 7 (4.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.09%) Serena
7 4 (2.47%) Wind River
8 3 (1.85%) Altera
8 3 (1.85%) EMC
8 3 (1.85%) Mentor Graphics
8 3 (1.85%) Xilinx
9 2 (1.23%) Cisco
9 2 (1.23%) Freescale
9 2 (1.23%) Intel
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle
10 1 (0.62%) PTC
10 1 (0.62%) SAP
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