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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.05% 1.04% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 5.81% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.30% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +1.60% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +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 70 86 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 21.34% 17.84% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 54
Median daily rate £363 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.75 £43.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

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
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 28 June 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
Cheltenham +14 9 £375 - 1
Rational DOORS
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (55.56%) Aerospace
2 9 (50.00%) Validation
3 8 (44.44%) SysML
3 8 (44.44%) DO-178B
4 7 (38.89%) C
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 6 (33.33%) Avionics
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (27.78%) Rational Rhapsody
6 5 (27.78%) UML
6 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
6 5 (27.78%) Simulink
7 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
7 4 (22.22%) Wind River
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (16.67%) Xilinx
8 3 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
8 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) Altera
8 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (16.67%) Tcl
8 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
8 3 (16.67%) IPv4
8 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 3 (16.67%) HTTP
8 3 (16.67%) Python

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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) IPv4
1 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (55.56%) Aerospace
2 6 (33.33%) Avionics
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) DOORS Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) SysML Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (16.67%) Verilog
2 3 (16.67%) VHDL
3 1 (5.56%) ASIC
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Validation
2 8 (44.44%) SysML
3 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (27.78%) UML
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) Use Case
6 1 (5.56%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C
2 5 (27.78%) MATLAB
3 4 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Tcl
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.56%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Wind River
3 3 (16.67%) Altera
3 3 (16.67%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (16.67%) Xilinx
4 2 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (11.11%) Freescale
Gloucestershire
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: From £44 to £47 per hour Dependant on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago