The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 76 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Contract jobs citing RUP 1 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.098% 2.01% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 2.54% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 1
Average daily rate
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£220 £340 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -17.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.96% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £34.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.41%
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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
799 747 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.18% 79.13% 76.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 411 500
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 10
Average hourly rate £11.13 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.27% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £29.25 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (50.00%) dotCover
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (50.00%) dotCover
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Application Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce