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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Process over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Process
Rank 608 589 575
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 21 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.034% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.043% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 13
Median daily rate £600 £353 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -8.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £483 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
+51.08% -23.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Unified Process
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Unified Process as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Process within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
South East -13 8 £320 +6.66%
East Midlands - 8 £450 -
London -12 5 £650 +78.08%
Unified Process
UK

Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process 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 Unified Process.

1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) TOGAF
3 19 (51.35%) Middleware
4 17 (45.95%) webMethods
4 17 (45.95%) RUP
4 17 (45.95%) Apigee
5 9 (24.32%) UML
6 7 (18.92%) OO
6 7 (18.92%) OOD
6 7 (18.92%) SOA
7 6 (16.22%) Subversion
8 5 (13.51%) NUnit
8 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.51%) Derivative
8 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
8 5 (13.51%) Use Case
8 5 (13.51%) Release Management
8 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
8 5 (13.51%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (13.51%) GoogleTest
8 5 (13.51%) CppUnit
8 5 (13.51%) Memory Management
8 5 (13.51%) Rational Rose
8 5 (13.51%) ClearCase
8 5 (13.51%) Linux
8 5 (13.51%) Unix
8 5 (13.51%) C
8 5 (13.51%) Ant
8 5 (13.51%) MS Office

Unified Process
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 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.41%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Subversion
2 5 (13.51%) Ant
2 5 (13.51%) ClearCase
2 5 (13.51%) CppUnit
2 5 (13.51%) GoogleTest
2 5 (13.51%) NUnit
2 5 (13.51%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Architect
2 22 (59.46%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (45.95%) Integration Architect
4 16 (43.24%) webMethods Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Middleware Architect
6 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) C Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Linux Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Release and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) Middleware
2 5 (13.51%) Motif
3 4 (10.81%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) Ajax
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) EJB
5 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE
5 1 (2.70%) JMS
5 1 (2.70%) JSP
5 1 (2.70%) JTA
5 1 (2.70%) Servlets
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
5 1 (2.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) Derivative
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) TOGAF
3 17 (45.95%) RUP
4 9 (24.32%) UML
5 7 (18.92%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) OOD
5 7 (18.92%) SOA
6 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Memory Management
6 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Release Management
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Use Case
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) C
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Apigee
1 17 (45.95%) webMethods
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Pega
4 1 (2.70%) ATG
4 1 (2.70%) CollabNet
4 1 (2.70%) Demandware
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) hybris
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) TIBCO