The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - 34 29
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.97% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £265 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.96% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £34.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.41%
RUP
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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
275 207 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.53% 72.63% 65.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 156 77
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 £18.00 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% -56.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £18.00 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £18.00 £60.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

RUP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) MUMPS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MUMPS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7