The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 402 359 360
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +1
Contract jobs citing RUP 24 65 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 48 42
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £324 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £558 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
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
18347 18660 18912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.35% 81.18% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13426 13254 13392
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 240 234
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Croydon -17 1 £475 +26.66%
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for RUP.

1 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) UML
3 16 (30.77%) Java
3 16 (30.77%) Oracle
3 16 (30.77%) Finance
4 12 (23.08%) SOA
4 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 11 (21.15%) Unified Process
5 11 (21.15%) Retail
5 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
6 10 (19.23%) Project Management
6 10 (19.23%) Scrum
6 10 (19.23%) SDLC
7 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.31%) SQL
7 9 (17.31%) ITIL
8 8 (15.38%) DSDM
8 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 8 (15.38%) BPMN
8 8 (15.38%) Open Source
8 8 (15.38%) Banking
9 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
9 7 (13.46%) TDD
9 7 (13.46%) JIRA
9 7 (13.46%) QA

RUP
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) CloudStack
4 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 5 (9.62%) MS Project
4 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (5.77%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
1 2 (3.85%) Silverpop
2 1 (1.92%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.77%) Neo4j
4 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) DB2
5 2 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) JIRA
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) JUnit
3 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Rational Rose
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.85%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.85%) TestDirector
4 2 (3.85%) Toad
5 1 (1.92%) Ant
5 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.92%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.92%) JMeter
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Retail
3 8 (15.38%) Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Front Office
4 4 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Legal
4 4 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Architect
2 13 (25.00%) Analyst
3 12 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Project Manager
5 9 (17.31%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Test Manager
7 3 (5.77%) UML Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) UML Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) LoadRunner Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) RUP Manager
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) J2EE
2 6 (11.54%) XML
3 5 (9.62%) Spring
4 4 (7.69%) .NET
4 4 (7.69%) HTML5
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (7.69%) Play Framework
5 3 (5.77%) Ajax
5 3 (5.77%) Akka
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Flex
5 3 (5.77%) JSON
5 3 (5.77%) Middleware
5 3 (5.77%) REST
5 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
6 2 (3.85%) EJB
6 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.85%) JSP
6 2 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.85%) Equities
2 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Blog
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.92%) Derivative
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.92%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Unix
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) UML
3 12 (23.08%) SOA
3 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2
4 11 (21.15%) Unified Process
5 10 (19.23%) Project Management
5 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) SDLC
6 9 (17.31%) ITIL
7 8 (15.38%) BPMN
7 8 (15.38%) DSDM
7 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.38%) Open Source
7 8 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
8 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
8 7 (13.46%) TDD
8 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) Java
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 4 (7.69%) Scala
3 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.77%) Ruby
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.85%) Clojure
5 2 (3.85%) Groovy
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) CBAP
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 5 (9.62%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.92%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) vSphere
1 2 (3.85%) Xen
1 2 (3.85%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Cobbler
3 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.85%) Salt
3 2 (3.85%) Terraform
3 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) IBM
4 4 (7.69%) ATG
4 4 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (5.77%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.77%) Retek
5 3 (5.77%) Siebel
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) Talend
7 1 (1.92%) Actimize
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) Demandware
7 1 (1.92%) hybris
7 1 (1.92%) VMware
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