The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Unified Process
England / London
Rank 384 388 402
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 20 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.049% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.058% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 4
Median daily rate £500 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £423 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £175
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +157.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £10.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16371 17297 17227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.27% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11820 12226 12480
Median daily rate £498 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 207 195
Median hourly rate £32.00 £25.94 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.36% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenUP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenUP Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenUP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenUP across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

OpenUP Daily Rate Histogram in London

OpenUP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OpenUP Hourly Rate Trend in London

OpenUP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 7 £500 -
OpenUP
England

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP 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 London region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 16 (80.00%) SDLC
2 15 (75.00%) Target Operating Model
3 10 (50.00%) BPR
3 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 10 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (10.00%) Ansible
7 2 (10.00%) Docker
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Puppet
7 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
7 2 (10.00%) Terraform
7 2 (10.00%) Rancher
8 1 (5.00%) gulp
8 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (5.00%) RxJS
8 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) IPTV
8 1 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Business Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior QA Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) IPTV
1 1 (5.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (5.00%) STB
1 1 (5.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) SDLC
2 15 (75.00%) Target Operating Model
3 10 (50.00%) BPR
3 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 10 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) Rancher
1 2 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft