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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 364 361 297
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -64
Contract jobs citing RUP 51 72 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.38% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 38
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£475 £450 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £341 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £545 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £34.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 11 £525 +50.00% 5
Canary Wharf -12 2 £563 -
Uxbridge - 2 £315 - 1
Docklands, London -13 1 £600 +20.00%
Hayes - 1 £425 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 90 (70.87%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (62.20%) UML
3 53 (41.73%) Java
3 53 (41.73%) Scrum
4 39 (30.71%) SQL
5 37 (29.13%) Use Case
6 36 (28.35%) XML
7 35 (27.56%) Oracle
8 34 (26.77%) Waterfall
9 31 (24.41%) Finance
10 30 (23.62%) TDD
11 29 (22.83%) SOAP
11 29 (22.83%) SDLC
12 26 (20.47%) Data Modelling
13 24 (18.90%) J2EE
14 23 (18.11%) OO
14 23 (18.11%) JBoss
14 23 (18.11%) Requirements Analysis
15 22 (17.32%) Maven
15 22 (17.32%) Migration
16 21 (16.54%) JIRA
16 21 (16.54%) Project Management
16 21 (16.54%) Configuration Management
17 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
17 20 (15.75%) Git (software)
18 19 (14.96%) Release Management
18 19 (14.96%) Web Services
19 18 (14.17%) XSD
19 18 (14.17%) DSDM
19 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (18.11%) JBoss
2 14 (11.02%) Apache
2 14 (11.02%) Confluence
3 13 (10.24%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.51%) SAS
4 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.94%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.15%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.79%) IIS
10 1 (0.79%) Documentum
10 1 (0.79%) Mule
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) MS Visio
2 12 (9.45%) MS Office
3 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
4 7 (5.51%) MS Project
5 3 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) Internet
2 3 (2.36%) LDAP
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.79%) X.509
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
3 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
1 13 (10.24%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.30%) DB2
2 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.94%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.15%) MS Access
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.57%) OLTP
8 2 (1.57%) Big Data
8 2 (1.57%) MySQL
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.57%) TKPROF
9 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Maven
2 21 (16.54%) JIRA
3 20 (15.75%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.24%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.87%) Subversion
6 7 (5.51%) Rational Rose
7 6 (4.72%) Ant
7 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.15%) CA Gen
9 3 (2.36%) XMLSpy
10 2 (1.57%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.57%) JUnit
10 2 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.57%) Gradle
10 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.79%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.79%) Mockito
11 1 (0.79%) Hudson
11 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (24.41%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Banking
3 11 (8.66%) Back Office
4 10 (7.87%) Front Office
5 9 (7.09%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (34.65%) Developer
2 42 (33.07%) Analyst
3 38 (29.92%) Business Analyst
4 28 (22.05%) Java Developer
5 18 (14.17%) Architect
6 12 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Middleware Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) SAS Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Business Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Designer
11 4 (3.15%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (3.15%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (3.15%) SOA Architect
11 4 (3.15%) Consultant
12 3 (2.36%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.35%) XML
2 29 (22.83%) SOAP
3 24 (18.90%) J2EE
4 19 (14.96%) Web Services
5 18 (14.17%) XSD
6 17 (13.39%) Middleware
6 17 (13.39%) OSGi
7 16 (12.60%) Spring
8 15 (11.81%) REST
9 14 (11.02%) JSON
10 13 (10.24%) Apache Camel
10 13 (10.24%) ActiveMQ
11 12 (9.45%) XML Schema
12 11 (8.66%) J2SE
13 10 (7.87%) .NET
14 9 (7.09%) Servlets
15 8 (6.30%) XSL
15 8 (6.30%) JSP
16 7 (5.51%) JDBC
16 7 (5.51%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Fixed Income
2 11 (8.66%) N-Tier
3 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.30%) Life Science
4 8 (6.30%) SWIFT
4 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.51%) Derivative
6 6 (4.72%) Economics
7 5 (3.94%) Credit Derivative
7 5 (3.94%) W3C
8 4 (3.15%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.15%) User Experience
9 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.36%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.36%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.57%) Replication
10 2 (1.57%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.66%) UNIX
2 7 (5.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (70.87%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (62.20%) UML
3 53 (41.73%) Scrum
4 37 (29.13%) Use Case
5 34 (26.77%) Waterfall
6 30 (23.62%) TDD
7 29 (22.83%) SDLC
8 26 (20.47%) Data Modelling
9 23 (18.11%) OO
9 23 (18.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 22 (17.32%) Migration
11 21 (16.54%) Configuration Management
11 21 (16.54%) Project Management
12 19 (14.96%) Release Management
13 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (14.17%) Data Migration
13 18 (14.17%) DSDM
14 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
15 15 (11.81%) Unified Process
15 15 (11.81%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.73%) Java
2 39 (30.71%) SQL
3 10 (7.87%) PL/SQL
4 9 (7.09%) XPath
5 8 (6.30%) C
6 5 (3.94%) Perl
7 4 (3.15%) C#
7 4 (3.15%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.15%) Python
8 3 (2.36%) VBA
9 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.57%) Groovy
9 2 (1.57%) Scala
9 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.60%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.66%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.87%) Degree
4 10 (7.87%) ISEB
5 7 (5.51%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) QA
2 6 (4.72%) SLA
3 4 (3.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.57%) PMBOK
5 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.79%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) Puppet
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.57%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (27.56%) Oracle
2 15 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.24%) IBM
3 13 (10.24%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.51%) Sybase
5 6 (4.72%) Pega
6 5 (3.94%) hybris
6 5 (3.94%) BEA
7 4 (3.15%) webMethods
8 3 (2.36%) Informatica
8 3 (2.36%) HP
9 2 (1.57%) GigaSpaces
10 1 (0.79%) BT
10 1 (0.79%) Teradata
10 1 (0.79%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.79%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe
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