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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Process
Rank 566 535 512
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -23
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 23 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.053% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.071% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 15
Average daily rate
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£305 £310 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% -16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £348 £438
% change year-on-year
-13.66% -20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
Unified Process
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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
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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
South East - 13 £300 - 1
London +9 9 £600 +106.00% 1
North West - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Unified Process
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Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (71.79%) RUP
2 25 (64.10%) UML
3 20 (51.28%) OOD
3 20 (51.28%) Use Case
4 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
5 17 (43.59%) Project Management
6 16 (41.03%) Configuration Management
6 16 (41.03%) NUnit
6 16 (41.03%) Rational Rose
6 16 (41.03%) ClearCase
6 16 (41.03%) OO
6 16 (41.03%) C
6 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
7 15 (38.46%) GoogleTest
7 15 (38.46%) CppUnit
7 15 (38.46%) SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Ant
7 15 (38.46%) UNIX
7 15 (38.46%) Linux
7 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (38.46%) Subversion
7 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
7 15 (38.46%) Motif
8 10 (25.64%) Memory Management
8 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
9 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
9 9 (23.08%) Workflow
9 9 (23.08%) Derivative
9 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2

Unified Process
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (7.69%) Documentum
2 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Project
3 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
4 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Murex MxG2000
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.69%) Ingres
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Essbase
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) NUnit
1 16 (41.03%) Rational Rose
1 16 (41.03%) ClearCase
2 15 (38.46%) GoogleTest
2 15 (38.46%) CppUnit
2 15 (38.46%) Ant
2 15 (38.46%) Subversion
3 6 (15.38%) ClearQuest
4 4 (10.26%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.13%) RequisitePro
5 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Rational Robot
5 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.13%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Front Office
1 7 (17.95%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Business Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) C Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Murex Business Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.56%) Testing Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Test Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Motif
2 5 (12.82%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) wxWidgets
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.56%) Velocity
5 1 (2.56%) WCF
5 1 (2.56%) WPF
5 1 (2.56%) WF
5 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.56%) XPages
5 1 (2.56%) SailPoint
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.08%) Derivative
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) W3C
5 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) UNIX
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) RUP
2 25 (64.10%) UML
3 20 (51.28%) OOD
3 20 (51.28%) Use Case
4 17 (43.59%) Project Management
5 16 (41.03%) Configuration Management
5 16 (41.03%) OO
6 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.64%) Memory Management
7 10 (25.64%) Multithreading
8 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Workflow
8 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 7 (17.95%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (15.38%) SOA
10 6 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
12 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
12 4 (10.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) C
2 15 (38.46%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) IBM
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Murex
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Talend
5 1 (2.56%) WSO2
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Cognos
5 1 (2.56%) Progress
5 1 (2.56%) webMethods
5 1 (2.56%) Lotus
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