The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Unified Process
Rank 559 573 558
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 21 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.015% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.020% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 8
Average daily rate £450 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £175 £423
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -58.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
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 average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North West - 10 £450 - 1
London -5 6 £488 -11.36% 8
South East +3 2 £425 - 10
Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 £213 -
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OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenUP 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 OpenUP.

1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) Java
3 22 (66.67%) TDD
3 22 (66.67%) Pair Programming
4 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.12%) Over-the-Top Content
5 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
5 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.12%) Video on Demand
5 4 (12.12%) IPTV
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) DOM
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) React
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (6.06%) Finance
6 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.03%) Tealeaf
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) CMDB
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
7 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenUP 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 OpenUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Digital Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (3.03%) Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Designer
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Front End Web Designer
4 1 (3.03%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
1 4 (12.12%) DOM
1 4 (12.12%) React
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) IPTV
1 4 (12.12%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (12.12%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 22 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
4 4 (12.12%) MVC
4 4 (12.12%) OO
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) People Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Use Case
5 1 (3.03%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco
1 1 (3.03%) Coremetrics
1 1 (3.03%) Google
1 1 (3.03%) IBM
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.03%) Omniture
1 1 (3.03%) Tealeaf
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