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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England / London
Rank 385 386 326
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -60
Contract jobs citing RUP 22 30 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 57
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +111.11%

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 17920 17326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.72% 84.94% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11854 12787 12360
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 219 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 +1 6 £525 +16.66%
Canary Wharf -1 1 - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) Scrum
3 22 (40.74%) UML
4 19 (35.19%) Waterfall
5 18 (33.33%) Java
6 17 (31.48%) OO
6 17 (31.48%) TDD
7 16 (29.63%) Finance
8 15 (27.78%) Oracle
9 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
9 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
9 14 (25.93%) TOGAF
10 12 (22.22%) RAD
10 12 (22.22%) J2EE
10 12 (22.22%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) SOAP
11 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
11 11 (20.37%) REST
12 10 (18.52%) Open Source
12 10 (18.52%) Spring
12 10 (18.52%) JSTL
12 10 (18.52%) WebLogic
12 10 (18.52%) JBoss
13 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 9 (16.67%) Struts
13 9 (16.67%) Validation
13 9 (16.67%) Degree
13 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
14 8 (14.81%) Computer Science

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 10 (18.52%) JBoss
1 10 (18.52%) WebLogic
2 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (12.96%) GlassFish
4 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.56%) NServiceBus
6 2 (3.70%) Documentum
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.85%) Jetty
7 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DNS
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.85%) DHCP
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) NAS
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Big Data
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.85%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Riak
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) PowerDesigner
2 6 (11.11%) Ant
3 5 (9.26%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.70%) JMeter
5 2 (3.70%) NeoLoad
5 2 (3.70%) Selenium
6 1 (1.85%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.85%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.85%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Architect
2 16 (29.63%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Hybris Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Data Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum Master
7 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) J2EE
1 12 (22.22%) Web Services
2 11 (20.37%) REST
2 11 (20.37%) SOAP
3 10 (18.52%) JSTL
3 10 (18.52%) Spring
4 9 (16.67%) Struts
5 5 (9.26%) Java EE
6 4 (7.41%) .NET
6 4 (7.41%) OSGi
7 3 (5.56%) HTML
7 3 (5.56%) Middleware
8 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.70%) CSS
8 2 (3.70%) JSP
8 2 (3.70%) Velocity
8 2 (3.70%) XML
9 1 (1.85%) Apache Sling
9 1 (1.85%) CSS3
9 1 (1.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Unix
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Solaris
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) Scrum
3 22 (40.74%) UML
4 19 (35.19%) Waterfall
5 17 (31.48%) OO
5 17 (31.48%) TDD
6 14 (25.93%) Data Modelling
6 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
6 14 (25.93%) TOGAF
7 12 (22.22%) RAD
8 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
9 10 (18.52%) Open Source
10 9 (16.67%) Validation
11 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
12 7 (12.96%) Data Architecture
12 7 (12.96%) Data Security
12 7 (12.96%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (12.96%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (12.96%) SDLC
13 6 (11.11%) Business Process Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (11.11%) Python
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) Go
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.41%) QA
3 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.85%) Control-M
1 1 (1.85%) Kibana
1 1 (1.85%) logstash
1 1 (1.85%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
1 1 (1.85%) Salt
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) hybris
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) ATG
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) BEA
6 2 (3.70%) Compuware
6 2 (3.70%) Empirix
6 2 (3.70%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.70%) VMware
7 1 (1.85%) Axway
7 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.85%) Casewise
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.85%) Informatica
7 1 (1.85%) Pega
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) webMethods