The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 29 March 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 / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12  
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 7 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.47% 4.56% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.48% 33.33% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 61 36 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 30.20% 13.69% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £308 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% -10.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in Somerset

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Somerset

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Yeovil +1 7 - -
Rational DOORS
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Time Management
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 6 (66.67%) Ada
2 6 (66.67%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Military
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Java Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Software Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Ada Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++ Applications Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) DOORS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Time Management
1 9 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Ada
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared