The first table below looks at the demand for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East Midlands 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 87 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing RUP 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £466 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -11.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1010 1050 972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 69.46% 72.07% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 540 464
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 40 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
RUP
England

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

RUP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) COBIT
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Java

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft