Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 185 191
Contract jobs citing Rational Rhapsody 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.023% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.14% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Scotland median daily rate - - £170
UK median daily rate £393 £469 £305
% change year-on-year -16.27% +53.69% -26.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK median hourly rate £44.12 £50.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -11.77% +21.95% +1.23%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 847 727 753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.95% 16.52% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 413 405
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £261
90th Percentile £538 £473 £467
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%
10th Percentile £32.50 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Rational Rhapsody
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational Rhapsody in Scotland

Rational Rhapsody
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational Rhapsody in Scotland

Rational Rhapsody
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational Rhapsody in Scotland