The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - 51 58
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.17% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +111.11%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
450 413 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.27% 72.20% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 212 279
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire