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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Unified Process
UK / England
Rank 569 589 587
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.049% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 5
Median daily rate £500 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
34591 38854 37356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.76% 82.81% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23092 25730 24027
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 889 1061 1006
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £56.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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 +10 7 £500 +17.64% 7
South East +17 3 £500 +17.64% 2
OpenUP
UK

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 19 (70.37%) SDLC
2 16 (59.26%) Target Operating Model
3 13 (48.15%) Process Improvement
4 11 (40.74%) Business Analysis
4 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (40.74%) BPR
5 8 (29.63%) Business Process Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) Requirements Management
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
8 3 (11.11%) JIRA
8 3 (11.11%) Java
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.41%) Subversion
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (7.41%) SOAP
9 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
9 2 (7.41%) EJB
9 2 (7.41%) JMS
9 2 (7.41%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) XSD
9 2 (7.41%) XSLT

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 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) gulp
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) Business Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) XML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Solution Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.70%) ERP Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.70%) Junior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) EclipseLink
2 2 (7.41%) EJB
2 2 (7.41%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.41%) JMS
2 2 (7.41%) JPA
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) Spring
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) XSD
2 2 (7.41%) XSLT
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) RxJS
3 1 (3.70%) Velocity
3 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) IPTV
1 1 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (3.70%) STB
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
1 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) SDLC
2 16 (59.26%) Target Operating Model
3 13 (48.15%) Process Improvement
4 11 (40.74%) BPR
4 11 (40.74%) Business Analysis
4 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (29.63%) Business Process Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) Requirements Management
7 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.41%) DevOps
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
10 1 (3.70%) Coaching
10 1 (3.70%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
10 1 (3.70%) Marketing Strategy
10 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.70%) SOQL
4 1 (3.70%) SOSL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) MiFID
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Rancher
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com