The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 89 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RUP 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.079% - 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.08%
RUP
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1054 1301 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.12% 82.03% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 669 583
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for RUP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 2 (100.00%) TopLink
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) AspectJ
1 2 (100.00%) jBPM
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Drools
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) EclipseLink

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Drools
1 2 (100.00%) EclipseLink
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) jBPM
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) TopLink
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AspectJ
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle