The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Process 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 Unified Process over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Process
Rank 555 517 530
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +13
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 20 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.090% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 16
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£625 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.15% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £375 £314
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +19.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Unified Process
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
38146 35947 38014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.57% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24140 22555 22504
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1087 990 1367
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Unified Process
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unified Process Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unified Process
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Unified Process Daily Rate Trend in England

Unified Process
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unified Process across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Unified Process Daily Rate Histogram in England

Unified Process
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Unified Process Hourly Rate Trend in England

Unified Process
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 Unified Process within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
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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
London -26 13 £625 +94.55% 3
South East -8 4 £262 -38.29%
East Midlands - 1 £295 -
East of England - - - -
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Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Unified Process 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 Unified Process.

1 32 (76.19%) RUP
2 26 (61.90%) UML
3 17 (40.48%) OOD
4 16 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 16 (38.10%) OO
5 14 (33.33%) Project Management
6 13 (30.95%) IBM
6 13 (30.95%) Use Case
7 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
7 11 (26.19%) Rational Rose
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) Workflow
8 10 (23.81%) C
8 10 (23.81%) Java
8 10 (23.81%) MS Office
8 10 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (23.81%) ClearCase
8 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
8 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 9 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (21.43%) UNIX
9 9 (21.43%) Linux
9 9 (21.43%) Back Office
9 9 (21.43%) NUnit
9 9 (21.43%) Subversion
9 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 8 (19.05%) Project Planning
10 8 (19.05%) Ant
10 8 (19.05%) Motif
10 8 (19.05%) MS Access

Unified Process
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Unified Process 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 Unified Process. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Documentum
1 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 6 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MS Access
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Rational Rose
2 10 (23.81%) ClearCase
3 9 (21.43%) Subversion
3 9 (21.43%) NUnit
4 8 (19.05%) CppUnit
4 8 (19.05%) Ant
4 8 (19.05%) GoogleTest
5 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.76%) ClearQuest
6 2 (4.76%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.38%) RequisitePro
General
1 9 (21.43%) Back Office
2 6 (14.29%) Front Office
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Publishing
5 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Games
6 1 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 17 (40.48%) Business Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Lotus Notes Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.38%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C Developer
7 1 (2.38%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Motif
2 7 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (11.90%) Spring
3 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) JSP
4 4 (9.52%) Struts
4 4 (9.52%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) Swing
5 3 (7.14%) XSD
5 3 (7.14%) XSLT
5 3 (7.14%) WPF
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
7 1 (2.38%) XPages
7 1 (2.38%) WF
7 1 (2.38%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.38%) Ajax
7 1 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Derivative
2 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Economics
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) RUP
2 26 (61.90%) UML
3 17 (40.48%) OOD
4 16 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 16 (38.10%) OO
5 14 (33.33%) Project Management
6 13 (30.95%) Use Case
7 11 (26.19%) Workflow
8 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
8 10 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 9 (21.43%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (19.05%) Project Planning
10 8 (19.05%) SOA
11 6 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
12 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
12 5 (11.90%) Memory Management
12 5 (11.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) C
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.38%) IIBA
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Murex
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Lotus
4 1 (2.38%) webMethods
4 1 (2.38%) Talend
4 1 (2.38%) WSO2
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
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Radley James Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago