Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 Rhapsody
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 85 101
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 20 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.25% 1.08% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.81% 8.24% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £260 - -
East of England median daily rate £310 £51 -
% change year-on-year +510.48% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.76% -
East of England median hourly rate £50.78 £50.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.56% +21.95% -13.68%

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 256 182 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.06% 13.07% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 100 110
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £297 £257 £274
90th Percentile £575 £576 £514
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 7
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +42.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £42.00 £43.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.89%

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 24 November 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
Stevenage +2 16 £260 -
Rational Rhapsody
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Rational Rhapsody.

1 19 (95.00%) UML
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (95.00%) Integration Testing
2 16 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 16 (80.00%) Simulink
3 15 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (55.00%) Ada
5 11 (55.00%) C
5 11 (55.00%) C++
6 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (25.00%) Ada 95
8 3 (15.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 3 (15.00%) SysML
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (5.00%) PTC
9 1 (5.00%) Windchill
9 1 (5.00%) VMware
9 1 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) Unix
9 1 (5.00%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Simulink
2 1 (5.00%) Windchill
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Ada Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Integration Testing
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (95.00%) UML
2 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) MATLAB
2 11 (55.00%) Ada
2 11 (55.00%) C
2 11 (55.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Ada 95
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) PTC
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy
1 1 (5.00%) VMware