The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - 49 51
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 2.26% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.95% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Median daily rate - £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.41
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
RUP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
345 407 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.86% 76.79% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 224 315
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 33 34
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +13.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex