The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - 130 126
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.14% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
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
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2001 2093 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 74.75% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1109 1009
Median daily rate £411 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 61 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the Berkshire region.

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

RUP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) sed
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle