Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 July 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 199 175
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 -37
Contract jobs citing Rational DOORS 11 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.60% 1.12% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £363 - -
England median daily rate £400 £353 £400
% change year-on-year +13.48% -11.88% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 10
West Midlands median hourly rate - £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% -4.10%
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 688 895 496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.64% 14.93% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 497 307
West Midlands median daily rate £414 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +14.29% +9.80%
10th Percentile £269 £266 £156
90th Percentile £555 £507 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 26
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.75 £36.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.03% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £24.38 £19.60 £25.00
90th Percentile £40.72 £43.75 £43.13
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

Rational DOORS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Rational DOORS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Rational DOORS in the West Midlands

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational DOORS in the West Midlands

Rational DOORS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rational DOORS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rational DOORS in the West Midlands

Rational DOORS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational DOORS in the West Midlands

Rational DOORS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Birmingham +22 8 £363 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
Rational DOORS
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Rational DOORS.

1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Automotive
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) ISO 26262
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) TargetLink
4 2 (18.18%) Stateflow
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) IEC 62304
5 1 (9.09%) MISRA
5 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
5 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 1 (9.09%) FlexRay
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing

Rational DOORS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (18.18%) Stateflow
1 2 (18.18%) TargetLink
2 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 1 (9.09%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (36.36%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Diagnostic Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SysML
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
1 3 (27.27%) C++
1 3 (27.27%) MATLAB
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 26262
2 1 (9.09%) IEC 62304
2 1 (9.09%) MISRA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) PTC
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