Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 14 October 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 Rhapsody
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 84 85
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 41 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.03% 0.82% 1.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.02% 5.78% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - £260
East of England median daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £47.50 £26.90 £43.25
% change year-on-year +76.58% -37.80% -13.50%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 256 225 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.91% 14.21% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 120 115
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £311 £291 £279
90th Percentile £518 £556 £561
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% -12.00%
10th Percentile £38.48 £31.85 £42.00
90th Percentile £47.43 £52.50 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £45.75 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.65% - +0.59%

Rational Rhapsody
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Rational Rhapsody as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Rhapsody in Hertfordshire

Rational Rhapsody
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational Rhapsody in Hertfordshire

Rational Rhapsody
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 October 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
Stevenage +16 35 - - 5
Rational Rhapsody
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 37 (90.24%) UML
2 35 (85.37%) Software Engineering
3 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
3 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
3 25 (60.98%) C++
4 22 (53.66%) C
4 22 (53.66%) Embedded C
4 22 (53.66%) Embedded C++
4 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) Embedded Software Development
5 18 (43.90%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (29.27%) Rational Team Concert
7 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
7 10 (24.39%) Simulink
7 10 (24.39%) OO
7 10 (24.39%) Ada
8 6 (14.63%) SysML
9 4 (9.76%) Firmware
10 3 (7.32%) Military
11 2 (4.88%) Physics
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
11 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
11 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (4.88%) Java
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
11 2 (4.88%) Linux

Rational Rhapsody
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (24.39%) Simulink
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (29.27%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.88%) gcov
General
1 3 (7.32%) Military
2 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Software Engineer
2 21 (51.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 20 (48.78%) C Software Engineer
3 20 (48.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Ada Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Ada Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) UML
2 35 (85.37%) Software Engineering
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
4 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
4 10 (24.39%) OO
5 6 (14.63%) SysML
6 2 (4.88%) Physics
6 2 (4.88%) SDLC
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C++
2 22 (53.66%) C
2 22 (53.66%) Embedded C
2 22 (53.66%) Embedded C++
3 10 (24.39%) Ada
4 2 (4.88%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
1 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft