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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - 189 195
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.30% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 9
Median daily rate - £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
RUP
London

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
2871 4652 4824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.89% 79.93% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2351 3667 3630
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £62.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for RUP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) DSDM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Salt
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat