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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 186 183 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing RUP 15 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.25% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 16
Average daily rate
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£525 £485 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% +38.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £440 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £610 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £28.71
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +24.52%
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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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 17 (58.62%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) UML
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) OO
4 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
5 8 (27.59%) J2EE
5 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Use Case
6 7 (24.14%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
8 5 (17.24%) SWIFT
8 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.24%) UNIX
8 5 (17.24%) SAS
8 5 (17.24%) RAD
8 5 (17.24%) Java EE
8 5 (17.24%) Banking
8 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Fixed Income
8 5 (17.24%) Front Office
8 5 (17.24%) Back Office
9 4 (13.79%) Middleware
9 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.79%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (17.24%) SAS
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Mule
5 1 (3.45%) Confluence
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) ClearQuest
2 2 (6.90%) NetBeans
2 2 (6.90%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.90%) CA Gen
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Front Office
2 5 (17.24%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Business Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SAS Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (13.79%) SOA Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) J2EE
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 7 (24.14%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) Java EE
4 4 (13.79%) Middleware
4 4 (13.79%) SOAP
4 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
4 4 (13.79%) Spring
4 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) .NET
5 3 (10.34%) JSP
5 3 (10.34%) Servlets
5 3 (10.34%) Struts
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) JAXB
6 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
6 2 (6.90%) XSL
6 2 (6.90%) XSLT
6 2 (6.90%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Fixed Income
1 5 (17.24%) SWIFT
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Economics
3 2 (6.90%) Life Science
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) UML
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
2 11 (37.93%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
3 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
4 7 (24.14%) Use Case
5 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
6 5 (17.24%) RAD
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) SSADM
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) OOP
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) C
3 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) XQuery
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
5 1 (3.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) BEA
3 3 (10.34%) webMethods
3 3 (10.34%) Pega
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) hybris
5 1 (3.45%) BT
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