The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Rational Application Developer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Application Developer over the 3 months to 26 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 Application Developer (IBM RAD)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 416 -
Contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.009% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.054% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £563 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Rational Application Developer 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3890 3705 3309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.74% 17.33% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2845 2779 2384
Median daily rate £488 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £338 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +34.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £42.10 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.88 £104.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Rational Application Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Rational Application Developer as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Rational Application Developer in London

Rational Application Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rational Application Developer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational Application Developer in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Application Developer 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 London region with a requirement for Rational Application Developer.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre

Rational Application Developer
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Azure DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) JSR 168
3 1 (16.67%) JSR 286
3 1 (16.67%) OSGi
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 4 (66.67%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) RAD
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle