The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RUP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £423 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.27% +16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £37.68
% change year-on-year
+111.11% -40.27%
RUP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 322 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.65% 82.78% 69.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 259 117
Average daily rate £450 £475 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 7 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RUP across the Bedfordshire region.

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

RUP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 3 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) RUP Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) RUP Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) UML Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) UML Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
1 2 (66.67%) webMethods