The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 50 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing RUP 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.56% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £448 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.61% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
RUP
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
362 354 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 77.02% 72.99% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 214 166
Median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

RUP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) C

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM