Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 74 97
Rank change year-on-year -12 +23 +14
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 9 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.73% 2.03% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.11% 8.61% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 12
Wales median daily rate £393 £415 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.42% +36.07% -26.95%
10th Percentile £357 £367 £303
90th Percentile £414 £638 £436
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £44.12 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +2.59% +6.49% +6.83%

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 289 337 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.55% 23.57% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 248 298
Wales median daily rate £393 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £281
90th Percentile £538 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £55.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.93% +58.27% -33.81%
10th Percentile £21.87 £27.70 £19.75
90th Percentile £24.42 £59.50 £61.13
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +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 17 November 2017. 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 -13 9 £393 -5.42%
Rational DOORS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 7 (77.78%) Use Case
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (55.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) SysML
3 5 (55.56%) Requirements Management
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) Human Factors
6 2 (22.22%) Military
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) EMC
7 1 (11.11%) Internet

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 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (22.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Use Case
2 5 (55.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Requirements Management
2 5 (55.56%) SysML
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) Human Factors
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft