The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 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 DOORS
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 245 230
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15  
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 25 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.95% 1.88% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 17
Median daily rate £425 £348 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £255 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £51.50 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +19.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1280 1330 1211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.51% 14.79% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 811 735
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in the South East

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in the South East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rational DOORS in the South East

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in the South East

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
West Sussex +17 8 £438 +3.55% 1
Hampshire +12 7 £475 -
East Sussex +5 7 £353 +38.23%
Surrey +6 3 £465 +4.49% 1
Rational DOORS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 26 (60.47%) Degree
2 24 (55.81%) Requirements Management
3 22 (51.16%) Requirements Engineering
4 21 (48.84%) HP Quality Center
4 21 (48.84%) HP
4 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (44.19%) JIRA
6 17 (39.53%) Atlassian
6 17 (39.53%) Process Improvement
6 17 (39.53%) Coaching
6 17 (39.53%) CA Agile Central
6 17 (39.53%) Scrum
6 17 (39.53%) CA
7 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
8 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
8 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
8 9 (20.93%) C
9 8 (18.60%) UML
10 6 (13.95%) C++
11 5 (11.63%) Windows
11 5 (11.63%) Electronics
11 5 (11.63%) Military
11 5 (11.63%) Aerospace
11 5 (11.63%) Information Management
11 5 (11.63%) Physics
11 5 (11.63%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Development
12 4 (9.30%) DO-178B
12 4 (9.30%) Logistics
12 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Tactical Data Link
2 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.65%) FTP
2 2 (4.65%) SNMP
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) LTE
3 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.33%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Aerospace
1 5 (11.63%) Electronics
1 5 (11.63%) Military
2 4 (9.30%) Avionics
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Requirements Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (30.23%) DOORS Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) QC Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) CSS
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) ActiveX
2 1 (2.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Requirements Management
2 22 (51.16%) Requirements Engineering
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (39.53%) Coaching
4 17 (39.53%) Process Improvement
4 17 (39.53%) Scrum
5 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.60%) UML
7 5 (11.63%) Information Management
7 5 (11.63%) Physics
8 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Logistics
8 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (6.98%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) C
2 6 (13.95%) C++
3 4 (9.30%) Ada
3 4 (9.30%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) VB6
5 1 (2.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) DO-178B
2 2 (4.65%) MIL-STD-1553
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) IEC 62304
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 13485
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 26262
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) HP
2 17 (39.53%) Atlassian
2 17 (39.53%) CA
2 17 (39.53%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Intel
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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Posted: 14 days ago