The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 526 490 463
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -27
Contract jobs citing RUP 99 129 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 69
Median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
RUP
UK

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
40623 40561 37775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.74% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27280 26672 24090
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 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 933 1073 1123
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in England

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in England

RUP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram in England

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in England

RUP
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 RUP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Midlands -8 25 £400 -30.43%
London -41 21 £575 +27.77% 3
South East -11 19 £360 -14.98% 1
East of England +27 17 £470 +10.58%
Yorkshire +4 11 £454 -17.50% 3
East Midlands +8 3 - -
North West -21 3 £550 +7.31% 4
South West - 1 - -
RUP
UK

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for RUP.

1 150 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (55.79%) Waterfall
3 90 (38.63%) Java
3 90 (38.63%) SQL
4 82 (35.19%) Oracle
5 63 (27.04%) Unix
6 61 (26.18%) Pega
7 57 (24.46%) OO
7 57 (24.46%) ClearCase
8 54 (23.18%) Shell Script
9 50 (21.46%) Scrum
10 48 (20.60%) SDLC
11 47 (20.17%) UML
12 46 (19.74%) J2EE
12 46 (19.74%) Data Modelling
13 43 (18.45%) Informatica
13 43 (18.45%) Test Strategy
13 43 (18.45%) Project Planning
14 41 (17.60%) Linux
14 41 (17.60%) Oracle OWB
15 40 (17.17%) ClearQuest
16 38 (16.31%) Software Architecture
17 35 (15.02%) Finance
18 34 (14.59%) WebLogic
18 34 (14.59%) JIRA
19 33 (14.16%) RAD
20 31 (13.30%) Web Services
21 30 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
21 30 (12.88%) Git (software)
22 29 (12.45%) SOA

RUP
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 34 (14.59%) WebLogic
2 19 (8.15%) WebSphere
3 17 (7.30%) Confluence
4 11 (4.72%) JBoss
5 9 (3.86%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.43%) CICS
6 8 (3.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (3.00%) CloudStack
7 7 (3.00%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.86%) Apache
11 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.43%) IIS
11 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (5.58%) MS Office
2 10 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.58%) MS Project
4 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.29%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (1.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.43%) Bluemix
2 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.86%) IaaS
4 2 (0.86%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.58%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) Firewall
2 2 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.60%) Oracle OWB
2 26 (11.16%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (8.15%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.15%) SQL Server
6 11 (4.72%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.29%) DB2
7 10 (4.29%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.86%) MySQL
9 7 (3.00%) MS Access
10 6 (2.58%) Big Data
10 6 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.29%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 57 (24.46%) ClearCase
2 40 (17.17%) ClearQuest
3 34 (14.59%) JIRA
4 30 (12.88%) Git (software)
5 24 (10.30%) Maven
5 24 (10.30%) Subversion
6 14 (6.01%) Ant
7 9 (3.86%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.43%) Rational Rose
9 6 (2.58%) Selenium
10 5 (2.15%) CppUnit
10 5 (2.15%) GoogleTest
10 5 (2.15%) JUnit
10 5 (2.15%) NUnit
11 4 (1.72%) HP UFT
12 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.29%) Ranorex
12 3 (1.29%) Testopia
13 2 (0.86%) CA Gen
13 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (15.02%) Finance
2 12 (5.15%) Banking
2 12 (5.15%) Retail
3 9 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.72%) Front Office
4 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.72%) Legal
4 4 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.43%) Publishing
5 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (34.33%) Architect
2 61 (26.18%) Developer
3 37 (15.88%) Analyst
4 36 (15.45%) Software Architect
5 29 (12.45%) Business Analyst
6 25 (10.73%) Designer
7 24 (10.30%) Solutions Designer
8 23 (9.87%) Technical Architect
9 22 (9.44%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (9.01%) Java Architect
11 18 (7.73%) Senior Developer
12 15 (6.44%) Lead Developer
13 14 (6.01%) Java Software Architect
14 13 (5.58%) Java Developer
15 11 (4.72%) Project Manager
16 10 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
17 9 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
18 7 (3.00%) Java Solutions Architect
18 7 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 7 (3.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (19.74%) J2EE
2 31 (13.30%) Web Services
3 28 (12.02%) Spring
4 26 (11.16%) XML
5 21 (9.01%) JSP
6 18 (7.73%) Servlets
7 15 (6.44%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (6.01%) Spring Boot
9 12 (5.15%) JDBC
10 11 (4.72%) JSON
10 11 (4.72%) WSDL
11 10 (4.29%) EJB
11 10 (4.29%) Hibernate
12 9 (3.86%) HTML
12 9 (3.86%) JMS
12 9 (3.86%) Struts
13 8 (3.43%) .NET
13 8 (3.43%) XSD
14 5 (2.15%) Motif
14 5 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.29%) PMI
2 9 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.43%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.43%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (2.58%) Derivative
6 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.86%) Equities
6 2 (0.86%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.86%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.43%) Blog
7 1 (0.43%) CMDB
7 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.43%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 63 (27.04%) Unix
2 41 (17.60%) Linux
3 15 (6.44%) Windows
4 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.86%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (55.79%) Waterfall
3 57 (24.46%) OO
4 50 (21.46%) Scrum
5 48 (20.60%) SDLC
6 47 (20.17%) UML
7 46 (19.74%) Data Modelling
8 43 (18.45%) Project Planning
8 43 (18.45%) Test Strategy
9 38 (16.31%) Software Architecture
10 33 (14.16%) RAD
11 30 (12.88%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (12.45%) SOA
13 24 (10.30%) Data Analysis
13 24 (10.30%) Project Management
14 22 (9.44%) PRINCE2
14 22 (9.44%) Technical Architecture
15 21 (9.01%) Configuration Management
15 21 (9.01%) CRM
16 19 (8.15%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.63%) Java
1 90 (38.63%) SQL
2 54 (23.18%) Shell Script
3 15 (6.44%) Perl
4 13 (5.58%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.72%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.29%) Ruby
7 9 (3.86%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.86%) Python
8 8 (3.43%) AspectJ
8 8 (3.43%) Assembly Language
8 8 (3.43%) COBOL
9 6 (2.58%) C#
10 5 (2.15%) C
11 4 (1.72%) Scala
11 4 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.86%) C++
12 2 (0.86%) Clojure
12 2 (0.86%) Groovy
13 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (8.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.29%) PMI Certification
3 9 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.00%) ISEB
5 5 (2.15%) Degree
5 5 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.15%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.86%) CBAP
6 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.01%) QA
2 7 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.58%) SLA
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (3.00%) vSphere
1 7 (3.00%) Xen
1 7 (3.00%) XenServer
2 3 (1.29%) Docker
3 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (11.16%) Puppet
2 10 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.86%) Cobbler
3 9 (3.86%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.29%) Ansible
5 3 (1.29%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.86%) Graphite
6 2 (0.86%) Salt
6 2 (0.86%) Terraform
7 1 (0.43%) Grafana
Vendors
1 82 (35.19%) Oracle
2 61 (26.18%) Pega
3 43 (18.45%) Informatica
4 24 (10.30%) IBM
5 18 (7.73%) WSO2
6 14 (6.01%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.43%) Chordiant
7 8 (3.43%) webMethods
8 7 (3.00%) BEA
8 7 (3.00%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (2.15%) HP
9 5 (2.15%) Sun
10 4 (1.72%) ATG
10 4 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.72%) SAP
11 3 (1.29%) Actimize
11 3 (1.29%) CA
11 3 (1.29%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.29%) Siebel
11 3 (1.29%) TIBCO
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
HFG
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 23 days ago