Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 82 107
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 +1
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 6 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 1.22% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 5.03% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 7
Wales median daily rate £393 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.78% +12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £347 £394 £302
90th Percentile £426 £648 £438
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.06 £45.00 £41.65
% change year-on-year -2.09% +8.04% +4.13%

Rational DOORS 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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 292 338 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.19% 24.35% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 258 297
Wales median daily rate £418 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +17.24% +3.57%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £301
90th Percentile £566 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £451 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +6.00% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £38.25 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.79% +29.66% -
10th Percentile £32.50 £19.79 £19.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £59.25 £62.00
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +6.67%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Rational DOORS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in Wales

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in Wales

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in Wales

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 6 £393 -12.78% 9
Rational DOORS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) SysML
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Military
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Human Factors
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (83.33%) SysML
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Human Factors
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft