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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 136 109 135
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Contract jobs citing RUP 14 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.70% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £313 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.25 £27.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £34.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.41%
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
2407 1722 2079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.64% 70.92% 67.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1436 906 1063
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 117 216
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.33 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Bedfordshire -17 1 £425 -22.72% 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (64.29%) Java
1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 18 (64.29%) Scrum
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
2 17 (60.71%) HTML
3 16 (57.14%) OO
3 16 (57.14%) FatWire
4 15 (53.57%) Content Management
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) XML
5 12 (42.86%) J2EE
6 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 11 (39.29%) SOA
7 10 (35.71%) XHTML
7 10 (35.71%) JSP
7 10 (35.71%) UNIX
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
7 10 (35.71%) Ajax
7 10 (35.71%) HTML5
8 9 (32.14%) Legal
8 9 (32.14%) Validation
8 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
8 9 (32.14%) Ant
8 9 (32.14%) IBM
9 8 (28.57%) RAD
9 8 (28.57%) Windows
10 7 (25.00%) Solaris
10 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (25.00%) User Stories
10 7 (25.00%) Relational Database

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Liferay
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (3.57%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) MSTest
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 5 (17.86%) Automotive
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) CSS
1 17 (60.71%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) XML
2 12 (42.86%) J2EE
3 10 (35.71%) XHTML
3 10 (35.71%) JSP
3 10 (35.71%) Ajax
3 10 (35.71%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) jBPM
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Struts
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) DHTML
6 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.57%) Struts2
6 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Web 2.0
2 3 (10.71%) PMI
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) GIS
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) UNIX
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Scrum
2 16 (57.14%) OO
3 15 (53.57%) Content Management
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) SOA
6 9 (32.14%) Validation
7 8 (28.57%) RAD
8 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (25.00%) User Stories
9 5 (17.86%) SEO
10 4 (14.29%) Web Development
10 4 (14.29%) Project Management
11 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
11 3 (10.71%) B2C
11 3 (10.71%) Change Management
11 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
11 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
11 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
11 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) FQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
1 3 (10.71%) APMP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) FatWire
2 9 (32.14%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) JBoss
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Facebook
5 2 (7.14%) Twitter
6 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.57%) Vignette
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) Teradata
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