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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Unified Process
UK / England
Rank 548 568 574
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 22 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.052% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.063% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 5
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £175
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +157.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
33605 38158 36500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.39% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22408 25058 23946
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1094 976
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
London +25 21 £500 -9.09% 1
South East +16 1 £500 +17.64% 4
OpenUP
UK

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 16 (66.67%) SDLC
2 15 (62.50%) Target Operating Model
3 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 10 (41.67%) BPR
3 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
5 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Puppet
7 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.33%) Ansible
7 2 (8.33%) Docker
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Terraform
7 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
7 2 (8.33%) Rancher
8 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (4.17%) gulp
8 1 (4.17%) RxJS
8 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (4.17%) User Experience
8 1 (4.17%) SOQL
8 1 (4.17%) SOSL

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) gulp
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Business Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Business Solution Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior QA Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) RxJS
1 1 (4.17%) Velocity
1 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) IPTV
1 1 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (4.17%) STB
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
1 1 (4.17%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) SDLC
2 15 (62.50%) Target Operating Model
3 10 (41.67%) BPR
3 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Process Improvement
3 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
5 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
8 1 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.17%) Marketing Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) Online Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SOQL
2 1 (4.17%) SOSL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Rancher
1 2 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com