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 30 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 234 254
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20  
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 18 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.49% 2.65% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 5
Median daily rate £425 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -12.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £321 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £38.00 £50.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.55% -24.66%  
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 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 1205 1246 1195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 15.21% 13.25% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 805 688
Median daily rate £403 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +4.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 50 39
Median hourly rate £45.87 £44.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.25% +13.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £126.25 £50.40
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 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 30 March 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 30 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
West Sussex +16 12 £300 - 1
Surrey +7 3 £510 +27.50%
Hampshire -5 2 £425 +6.25%
Rational DOORS
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 19 (47.50%) Requirements Management
2 18 (45.00%) JIRA
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (40.00%) Degree
5 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (35.00%) Scrum
6 14 (35.00%) CA Agile Central
7 12 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (30.00%) HP
8 11 (27.50%) ITIL
9 10 (25.00%) CA
9 10 (25.00%) Atlassian
9 10 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 10 (25.00%) Process Improvement
9 10 (25.00%) Coaching
10 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
11 7 (17.50%) Network Design
11 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
11 7 (17.50%) UML
12 6 (15.00%) Service Management
12 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (12.50%) StarTeam
13 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
13 5 (12.50%) QA
13 5 (12.50%) Validation
13 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (12.50%) CCNP
13 5 (12.50%) CCNA
13 5 (12.50%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.00%) Simulink
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Stateflow
2 1 (2.50%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) FTP
1 5 (12.50%) SNMP
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) LDAP
3 1 (2.50%) LTE
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) GIS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) StarTeam
3 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) JUnit
4 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Mockito
5 1 (2.50%) Moq
5 1 (2.50%) NUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Military
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Requirements Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Design Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) DOORS Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) QC Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) WPF
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ActiveX
2 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.50%) iBATIS
2 1 (2.50%) ICEfaces
2 1 (2.50%) JavaFX
2 1 (2.50%) JPA
2 1 (2.50%) JSF
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Requirements Management
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) ITIL
5 10 (25.00%) Coaching
5 10 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 10 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
6 7 (17.50%) Network Design
6 7 (17.50%) UML
7 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) Validation
9 4 (10.00%) Hazard Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) ITSM
9 4 (10.00%) Operations Management
9 4 (10.00%) User Stories
10 3 (7.50%) FMECA
10 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C#
2 4 (10.00%) C
2 4 (10.00%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB6
5 1 (2.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) CCNA
4 5 (12.50%) CCNP
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) ARP4754
2 3 (7.50%) ARP4761
2 3 (7.50%) Def Stans
2 3 (7.50%) DO-178B
2 3 (7.50%) DO-254
2 3 (7.50%) IEC 61508
3 2 (5.00%) ISO13485
3 2 (5.00%) ISO26262
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.50%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) CA Agile Central
2 12 (30.00%) HP
3 10 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 10 (25.00%) CA
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Telelogic
6 1 (2.50%) Luciad
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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