Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 2019 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 112 99
Rank change year-on-year +57 -13 -
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.60% 0.37% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.00% 0.98% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Essex median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
East of England median daily rate £525 £475 £310
% change year-on-year +10.53% +53.23% +510.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Essex median hourly rate - £45.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.54% -
East of England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £40.64
% change year-on-year +5.56% +10.73% -19.35%

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 150 408 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 26.74% 37.57% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 257 226
Essex median daily rate £460 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.38% +2.44% +9.04%
10th Percentile £360 £362 £315
90th Percentile £575 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 21
Essex median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26.00 £25.04 £35.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £52.88 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.59% -0.59% +4.78%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in Essex

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in Essex

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in Essex over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rational DOORS in Essex

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Essex

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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
Harlow +2 2 £475 - 1
Basildon - 2 £343 - 2
Rational DOORS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Rational DOORS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 8 (88.89%) Requirements Management
2 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) C
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) WPF
7 2 (22.22%) Avionics
7 2 (22.22%) Physics
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
7 2 (22.22%) WinForms
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
8 1 (11.11%) Simulink
8 1 (11.11%) VHDL
8 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) DOORS Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WinForms
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Requirements Management
2 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Software Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Physics
6 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
7 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree