The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 2.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £383 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.73%
RUP
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 341 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.08% 81.19% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 277 234
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 2
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £26.40 £13.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff