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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +94.44%

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
236 263 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.51% 87.38% 80.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 189 233
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.22 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +158.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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