The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 120 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing RUP 12 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.32% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.42% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Median daily rate £460 £400 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £458 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £305
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +39.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
RUP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1977 2145 2229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.92% 77.24% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1220 1253
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 155 151
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £32.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

RUP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +2 5 £470 +1.62%
Hertfordshire - 3 £450 -
Essex -6 2 - -
East Anglia - 2 £448 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for RUP.

1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) RAD
3 14 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 12 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (42.86%) SOA
5 10 (35.71%) CRM
5 10 (35.71%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Pega
5 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
9 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (7.14%) REST
9 2 (7.14%) EAI
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (7.14%) ETL
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Data Services
General
1 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Designer
1 14 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Architect
3 10 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Java Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Applications Designer
7 1 (3.57%) RUP Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) EJB
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) JSP
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) RAD
3 14 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (42.86%) SOA
4 12 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 10 (35.71%) CRM
5 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) EAI
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Pega
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle