The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Unified Process
Rank 597 601 579
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 14 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.041% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.052% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 3
Median daily rate £475 £550 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +91.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £326 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40583 40631 38403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.76% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27251 26714 24507
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 1080 1138
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenUP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenUP Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenUP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenUP across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

OpenUP Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenUP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OpenUP Hourly Rate Trend in England

OpenUP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
North West - 7 £500 - 1
London +5 5 £438 -20.45% 3
South West - 1 £323 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
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UK

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP 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 England region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 7 (29.17%) SOA
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) High Availability
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 3 (12.50%) REST
7 3 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (12.50%) Video on Demand
7 3 (12.50%) Open Source
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) IPTV
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) JDBC

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) JBoss
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) gulp
General
1 7 (29.17%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.50%) Digital Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) HTML5
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
3 3 (12.50%) CSS3
3 3 (12.50%) J2EE
3 3 (12.50%) JDBC
3 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 3 (12.50%) REST
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (8.33%) DOM
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) IPTV
1 3 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (12.50%) Video on Demand
2 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) SOA
3 6 (25.00%) High Availability
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Web Development
4 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
5 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.50%) E-business
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Microservices
7 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) C
3 3 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Siebel