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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 186 204 181
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing RUP 13 13 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.18% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.24% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £444 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £294 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £480 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £59.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £34.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.41%
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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
4443 5510 5867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.32% 76.01% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3296 4117 4370
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 69 87
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.65 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £54.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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
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 29 August 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 14 (42.42%) UML
2 11 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 7 (21.21%) Banking
6 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 6 (18.18%) Unified Process
6 6 (18.18%) HTML
6 6 (18.18%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) DSDM
7 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 5 (15.15%) CSS
7 5 (15.15%) J2EE
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 4 (12.12%) Migration
8 4 (12.12%) Change Management
8 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
8 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.12%) JSP
8 4 (12.12%) Struts
8 4 (12.12%) SQL
8 4 (12.12%) MS Project
8 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Liferay
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.06%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Project
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.06%) MS Access
2 2 (6.06%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
1 3 (9.09%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (6.06%) ClearQuest
2 2 (6.06%) CruiseControl
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
2 2 (6.06%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.03%) RequisitePro
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 2 (6.06%) German Language
5 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Modeller
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Coach
6 1 (3.03%) ETL Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (3.03%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) J2EE
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
4 4 (12.12%) JSP
4 4 (12.12%) Struts
5 3 (9.09%) XSD
5 3 (9.09%) XSLT
5 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.06%) XML Schema
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware
6 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.06%) Swing
6 2 (6.06%) DHTML
6 2 (6.06%) .NET
6 2 (6.06%) JSF
6 2 (6.06%) Struts2
7 1 (3.03%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) GIS
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
1 2 (6.06%) PKI
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) New Media
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Blog
2 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) Derivative
2 1 (3.03%) DTCC
2 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) AIX
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) UML
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) Unified Process
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) DSDM
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow
6 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) User Stories
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) EMIR
2 1 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) ILOG
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
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