The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 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 Rose
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 126
Contract jobs citing Rational Rose 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate - £344 £328
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 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 302 433 232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.59% 15.83% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 226 131
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £31.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £40.00 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Rational Rose
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Rational Rose
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 Rose in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rational Rose in the West Midlands

Rational Rose
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 Rose in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rational Rose in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Rational Rose.

1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) SSADM
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Casewise
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Yourdon
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) P3O
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification

Rational Rose
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) SSADM
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Yourdon
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Casewise
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle