The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 359 346 264
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -82
Contract jobs citing RUP 65 66 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.29% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.36% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 51
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £315 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £28.71
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +24.52%
RUP
England

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
18365 18102 18348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.72% 78.99% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13067 12777 12671
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 226 280
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in London

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in London

RUP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

RUP Daily Rate Histogram in London

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in London

RUP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 15 £525 +8.24% 8
Docklands, London -4 7 £363 -27.50%
Canary Wharf -11 4 £550 -
Croydon - 2 £375 -
Hayes - 2 £425 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 111 (70.25%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (60.13%) UML
3 71 (44.94%) Java
4 59 (37.34%) Scrum
5 56 (35.44%) SQL
6 55 (34.81%) Oracle
7 51 (32.28%) Waterfall
8 47 (29.75%) J2EE
9 41 (25.95%) OO
10 40 (25.32%) Finance
11 37 (23.42%) Use Case
12 36 (22.78%) Migration
12 36 (22.78%) XML
13 35 (22.15%) Data Modelling
14 31 (19.62%) Web Services
15 28 (17.72%) Data Migration
15 28 (17.72%) SDLC
16 27 (17.09%) Project Management
16 27 (17.09%) TDD
17 25 (15.82%) OOP
18 23 (14.56%) Mentoring
19 22 (13.92%) WebLogic
19 22 (13.92%) SOAP
20 21 (13.29%) J2SE
20 21 (13.29%) Software Engineering
20 21 (13.29%) Business Analysis
21 19 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
21 19 (12.03%) PRINCE2
21 19 (12.03%) MS Office
21 19 (12.03%) PL/SQL

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (13.92%) WebLogic
2 14 (8.86%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.23%) JBoss
4 11 (6.96%) SAS
5 9 (5.70%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (3.16%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.16%) Documentum
7 5 (3.16%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.90%) Apache
8 3 (1.90%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.27%) Captiva
9 2 (1.27%) Liferay
9 2 (1.27%) Confluence
9 2 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.63%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (12.03%) MS Office
2 18 (11.39%) MS Visio
3 13 (8.23%) MS Excel
3 13 (8.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Internet
2 5 (3.16%) LDAP
3 2 (1.27%) X.509
3 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.63%) VPN
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) SAN
4 1 (0.63%) DMZ
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) NAS
4 1 (0.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.49%) Oracle Database
2 14 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.06%) DB2
4 7 (4.43%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 7 (4.43%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.43%) MySQL
4 7 (4.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (3.80%) SQL Navigator
5 6 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.53%) MS Access
6 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.90%) OLTP
7 3 (1.90%) TKPROF
8 2 (1.27%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.27%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 17 (10.76%) Subversion
2 15 (9.49%) Maven
3 11 (6.96%) Ant
4 10 (6.33%) JIRA
4 10 (6.33%) ClearQuest
5 9 (5.70%) CA Gen
6 7 (4.43%) SoapUI
6 7 (4.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.43%) Rational Rose
7 6 (3.80%) NetBeans
7 6 (3.80%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (1.90%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.90%) JUnit
8 3 (1.90%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.63%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.63%) ERwin
9 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
General
1 40 (25.32%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Banking
2 11 (6.96%) Back Office
3 9 (5.70%) Front Office
4 7 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.53%) Legal
6 3 (1.90%) Publishing
6 3 (1.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (39.24%) Developer
2 45 (28.48%) Analyst
3 42 (26.58%) Business Analyst
3 42 (26.58%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.29%) Architect
5 14 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.96%) SAS Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.70%) Scala Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Project Officer
10 5 (3.16%) Designer
10 5 (3.16%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (2.53%) SOA Architect
11 4 (2.53%) Consultant
11 4 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.53%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (2.53%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (29.75%) J2EE
2 36 (22.78%) XML
3 31 (19.62%) Web Services
4 22 (13.92%) SOAP
5 21 (13.29%) J2SE
6 17 (10.76%) Spring
6 17 (10.76%) REST
7 15 (9.49%) XML Schema
8 14 (8.86%) Struts
8 14 (8.86%) JSP
8 14 (8.86%) HTML
8 14 (8.86%) .NET
9 12 (7.59%) Hibernate
9 12 (7.59%) Java EE
10 10 (6.33%) XSLT
11 9 (5.70%) Servlets
12 8 (5.06%) XSL
12 8 (5.06%) Middleware
12 8 (5.06%) FpML
13 7 (4.43%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.96%) N-Tier
2 11 (6.96%) Fixed Income
3 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.06%) Life Science
5 7 (4.43%) Derivative
5 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.80%) SWIFT
6 6 (3.80%) Credit Derivative
6 6 (3.80%) Economics
6 6 (3.80%) W3C
7 5 (3.16%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.53%) User Experience
9 3 (1.90%) Replication
10 2 (1.27%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.59%) UNIX
1 12 (7.59%) Linux
2 6 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (70.25%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (60.13%) UML
3 59 (37.34%) Scrum
4 51 (32.28%) Waterfall
5 41 (25.95%) OO
6 37 (23.42%) Use Case
7 36 (22.78%) Migration
8 35 (22.15%) Data Modelling
9 28 (17.72%) Data Migration
9 28 (17.72%) SDLC
10 27 (17.09%) Project Management
10 27 (17.09%) TDD
11 25 (15.82%) OOP
12 23 (14.56%) Mentoring
13 21 (13.29%) Software Engineering
13 21 (13.29%) Business Analysis
14 19 (12.03%) PRINCE2
14 19 (12.03%) Configuration Management
14 19 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (12.03%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.94%) Java
2 56 (35.44%) SQL
3 19 (12.03%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.96%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.33%) XPath
6 9 (5.70%) Scala
7 8 (5.06%) Perl
8 7 (4.43%) C
9 5 (3.16%) Python
10 4 (2.53%) C#
10 4 (2.53%) VBA
11 3 (1.90%) XQuery
11 3 (1.90%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.90%) Groovy
11 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.49%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) ISEB
2 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) QA
2 7 (4.43%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.16%) SLA
4 4 (2.53%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (1.90%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.27%) COBIT
6 2 (1.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (1.90%) Data Guard
1 3 (1.90%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (34.81%) Oracle
2 18 (11.39%) IBM
3 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.49%) Pega
4 13 (8.23%) Business Objects
5 10 (6.33%) BEA
6 9 (5.70%) webMethods
7 8 (5.06%) Sybase
8 6 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.80%) hybris
9 4 (2.53%) Informatica
9 4 (2.53%) HP
10 2 (1.27%) GigaSpaces
10 2 (1.27%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.63%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.63%) BT
11 1 (0.63%) VMware
11 1 (0.63%) Teradata
11 1 (0.63%) Google
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