The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 182 157 176
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Contract jobs citing RUP 28 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.64% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.86% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 33
Average daily rate £450 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £295 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £27.49 £37.91
% change year-on-year
+67.33% -27.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
RUP
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 38 (57.58%) UML
2 22 (33.33%) Banking
3 21 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 20 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (27.27%) Scrum
5 18 (27.27%) Finance
6 14 (21.21%) Unified Process
6 14 (21.21%) Workflow
6 14 (21.21%) DSDM
7 11 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
8 10 (15.15%) Derivative
8 10 (15.15%) Use Case
8 10 (15.15%) Rational Rose
9 9 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (12.12%) Requirements Management
10 8 (12.12%) QA
10 8 (12.12%) Java
10 8 (12.12%) Project Management
11 7 (10.61%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (10.61%) Migration
11 7 (10.61%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (10.61%) Oracle
11 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
11 7 (10.61%) Investment Banking
12 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (9.09%) RequisitePro
12 6 (9.09%) SQL
12 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.03%) Liferay
2 2 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) Documentum
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) JasperReports
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Rational Rose
2 6 (9.09%) RequisitePro
3 5 (7.58%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 2 (3.03%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.03%) TestDirector
4 2 (3.03%) Ant
4 2 (3.03%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 22 (33.33%) Banking
2 18 (27.27%) Finance
3 7 (10.61%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (10.61%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office
4 4 (6.06%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Private Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Publishing
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Analyst
2 35 (53.03%) Business Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (6.06%) Architect
4 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Data Modeller
5 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) UML Business Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Data Modeller
6 2 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Data Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (1.52%) Security Architect
7 1 (1.52%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.52%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) J2EE
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
2 4 (6.06%) XML
3 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.55%) JSP
3 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) Web Services
3 3 (4.55%) Spring
4 2 (3.03%) Struts2
4 2 (3.03%) JSF
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.03%) DHTML
4 2 (3.03%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) Struts
4 2 (3.03%) XSD
4 2 (3.03%) XSLT
4 2 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.52%) SOAP
5 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Derivative
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.03%) PKI
4 2 (3.03%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (3.03%) Kindle
4 2 (3.03%) Open Source
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.03%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
5 1 (1.52%) New Media
5 1 (1.52%) Social Network
5 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) UNIX
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) AIX
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) UML
2 21 (31.82%) Business Analysis
3 20 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (27.27%) Scrum
5 14 (21.21%) Unified Process
5 14 (21.21%) Workflow
5 14 (21.21%) DSDM
6 11 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
7 10 (15.15%) Use Case
8 9 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (12.12%) Requirements Management
9 8 (12.12%) Project Management
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
10 7 (10.61%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
11 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.58%) Wealth Management
12 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) Java
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) Perl
4 2 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) ISEB
2 3 (4.55%) IIBA
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) PMP
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Samba
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Calypso
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) BEA
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago