The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
+14.37% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +27.73%
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
294 305 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.22% 81.77% 89.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 321
Median daily rate £450 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +63.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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