The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 184 159 166
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Contract jobs citing RUP 12 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.65% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.84% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 32 24
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£460 £450 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £572 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £359 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £34.22
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +16.90%
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4349 5125 4535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.80% 77.07% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 3769 3440
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 88
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.63 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RUP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) UML
3 10 (37.04%) XML
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) DSDM
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Middleware
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) Use Case
8 4 (14.81%) Release Management
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Change Control
8 4 (14.81%) Apache
8 4 (14.81%) MS Project
8 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (14.81%) Rational Rose
8 4 (14.81%) IBM
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 3 (11.11%) Unified Process
9 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.11%) JIRA
9 3 (11.11%) MS Visio

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Rational Rose
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) RequisitePro
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Rational Robot
3 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Testing Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) SOAP
2 5 (18.52%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) OSGi
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) XSD
4 2 (7.41%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) J2SE
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) Ajax
4 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.41%) Java EE
4 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) WCF
5 1 (3.70%) WPF
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) W3C
2 2 (7.41%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) UML
3 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) DSDM
4 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Use Case
7 4 (14.81%) Release Management
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Change Control
7 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.11%) Unified Process
8 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management
8 3 (11.11%) OO
8 3 (11.11%) ETL
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) XPath
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) ILOG
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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