The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 107 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing RUP 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.066% 0.37% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.43% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £480 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £305
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +39.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
RUP
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1316 1152 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.64% 85.52% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 825 717
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 18
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.06 £13.60 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for RUP.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Cobbler
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) CloudStack
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (50.00%) Xen
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) XenServer
4 3 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) RAD
6 1 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Java

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) DSDM
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) RAD
4 1 (16.67%) Server Building
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
1 3 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Cobbler
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle