The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Unified Process
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenUP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
742 789 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.91% 82.10% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 480 312
Median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 31 25
Median hourly rate £62.50 £18.48 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+238.29% -47.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OpenUP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

OpenUP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

OpenUP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenUP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

OpenUP Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

OpenUP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 £488 -
OpenUP
North West

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) E-business
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) JDBC
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) E-business
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM