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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.41
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
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
281 333 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.15% 83.46% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 230 222
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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

RUP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RUP 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) RUP Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) RUP Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) UML Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (100.00%) webMethods