The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Rational Rose skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rational Rose over the 3 months to 23 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 Rose
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 627 609
Rank change year-on-year +27 -18  
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 2 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.030% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.024% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 11
Median daily rate - £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £313 £388
% change year-on-year - -19.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Rational Rose 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8215 8328 7455
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.55% 15.48% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5625 5734 4920
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 125 122
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Rational Rose
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Rational Rose in the UK

Rational Rose
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational Rose in the UK

Rational Rose
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational Rose in the UK

Rational Rose
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rational Rose within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +18 2 - -
London -7 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rational Rose also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Rational Rose.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) UML
2 4 (40.00%) EAI
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Ada
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Ada 95
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) VC++
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) VB

Rational Rose
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) BSS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) EAI
1 4 (40.00%) ETL
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (40.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Ada
2 2 (20.00%) Ada 95
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft