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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 400 378 370
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -8
Contract jobs citing RUP 31 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 32
Median daily rate £500 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £346 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £850 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £422 £398
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +77.77%
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
18291 18950 19002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.82% 83.60% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13512 14020
Median daily rate £477 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 231 249
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
City of London +2 5 £475 -29.62%
Canary Wharf +4 3 £600 +26.31%
Docklands, London 0 1 £550 +10.00%
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Scrum
3 23 (37.70%) Waterfall
4 21 (34.43%) UML
5 18 (29.51%) Java
5 18 (29.51%) Oracle
6 16 (26.23%) OO
7 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
7 15 (24.59%) Finance
8 14 (22.95%) TOGAF
8 14 (22.95%) SDLC
9 13 (21.31%) TDD
10 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
11 11 (18.03%) Web Services
11 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (18.03%) Spring
11 11 (18.03%) Open Source
12 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
12 10 (16.39%) DSDM
13 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (14.75%) JBoss
13 9 (14.75%) J2EE
13 9 (14.75%) Retail
13 9 (14.75%) Maven
13 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
14 8 (13.11%) Ant
14 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
14 8 (13.11%) SOAP
14 8 (13.11%) RAD
14 8 (13.11%) Tomcat

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 (14.75%) JBoss
1 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
2 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.20%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.28%) Documentum
5 2 (3.28%) Jetty
6 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.64%) Confluence
6 1 (1.64%) nginx
6 1 (1.64%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.64%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.64%) DHCP
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) NAS
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
1 1 (1.64%) VoIP
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) Big Data
4 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.92%) MOLAP
5 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.28%) Neo4j
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (1.64%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Maven
2 8 (13.11%) Ant
3 6 (9.84%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (6.56%) JUnit
5 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 3 (4.92%) Subversion
6 2 (3.28%) ClearQuest
6 2 (3.28%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) JMeter
6 2 (3.28%) NeoLoad
6 2 (3.28%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Rational Rose
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Publishing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Architect
2 19 (31.15%) Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Data Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 4 (6.56%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.92%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Spring
1 11 (18.03%) Web Services
2 9 (14.75%) J2EE
3 8 (13.11%) REST
3 8 (13.11%) SOAP
4 7 (11.48%) Java EE
5 6 (9.84%) .NET
5 6 (9.84%) HTML
5 6 (9.84%) Struts
6 5 (8.20%) JSP
6 5 (8.20%) JSTL
6 5 (8.20%) OSGi
7 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.56%) CSS
7 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
7 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
7 4 (6.56%) Middleware
7 4 (6.56%) Spring MVC
7 4 (6.56%) XML
8 3 (4.92%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.64%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (1.64%) Derivative
3 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.64%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.64%) Statistics
3 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Unix
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Solaris
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Scrum
3 23 (37.70%) Waterfall
4 21 (34.43%) UML
5 16 (26.23%) OO
6 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
7 14 (22.95%) SDLC
7 14 (22.95%) TOGAF
8 13 (21.31%) TDD
9 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
10 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (18.03%) Open Source
11 10 (16.39%) DSDM
11 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
12 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
12 8 (13.11%) RAD
13 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
14 6 (9.84%) AOP
14 6 (9.84%) BPMN
14 6 (9.84%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Java
2 6 (9.84%) Python
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) C#
3 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.28%) Perl
5 2 (3.28%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.64%) Clojure
6 1 (1.64%) Go
6 1 (1.64%) Groovy
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.20%) QA
3 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.64%) Control-M
2 1 (1.64%) Kibana
2 1 (1.64%) logstash
2 1 (1.64%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
2 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.64%) Salt
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) ATG
3 6 (9.84%) hybris
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.28%) Compuware
6 2 (3.28%) Empirix
6 2 (3.28%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.28%) Pega
6 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.28%) Retek
6 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.64%) Axway
7 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.64%) Casewise
7 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) ILOG
7 1 (1.64%) VMware