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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 95 82 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs citing RUP 5 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.090% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.11% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 11
Average daily rate
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£550 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £28.71
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +7.97%
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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
1321 919 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 83.17% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 655 360
Average daily rate £363 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £8.95 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £73.40 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Ruby
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 3 (33.33%) Cobbler
5 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) Web Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (33.33%) NHibernate

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Struts
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Grails
3 3 (33.33%) Django
3 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) DSDM
4 3 (33.33%) Web Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) CMMI
6 1 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) People Management
6 1 (11.11%) Server Building
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce
1 1 (11.11%) EnterpriseDB