The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 29 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.

IBM Rational DOORS
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.38% 2.23% 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.70% 13.70% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £43.50 £46.20 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £42.50 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £46.20 £42.50
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 63 73 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 18.75% 16.26% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 85
Median daily rate £431 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Median hourly rate £43.50 £46.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.43% +9.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £42.65 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £43.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in Gloucestershire

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Gloucestershire

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Rational DOORS in Gloucestershire

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury +2 3 - -
Cheltenham +2 2 - - 1
Gloucester - 1 £425 -
Rational DOORS
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) C
3 6 (42.86%) UML
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) DO-178B
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) Assembly Language
5 4 (28.57%) RUP
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Use Case
6 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
6 3 (21.43%) Avionics
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Wind River
6 3 (21.43%) Altera
6 3 (21.43%) VHDL
6 3 (21.43%) Verilog
6 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
6 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (21.43%) Xilinx

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) IPv4
1 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
1 3 (21.43%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Requirements Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (21.43%) Verilog
1 3 (21.43%) VHDL
2 1 (7.14%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) RUP
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Use Case
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
2 5 (35.71%) Assembly Language
3 3 (21.43%) Tcl
4 2 (14.29%) Ada
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) DO-178B
2 1 (7.14%) DO-254
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Altera
2 3 (21.43%) Mentor Graphics
2 3 (21.43%) Wind River
2 3 (21.43%) Xilinx
3 2 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (14.29%) Freescale
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
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