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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 315 312 239
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -73
Contract jobs citing RUP 85 104 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.45% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.57% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 67 73
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.41 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +36.04%
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
17601 18256 16725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.28% 78.22% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12320 13018 11607
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 228 233
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +1 13 £425 -5.55% 3
Docklands, London -1 5 £363 -19.44%
Canary Wharf -9 4 £525 +40.00%
Croydon - 2 £375 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 108 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (62.11%) UML
3 76 (47.20%) Java
4 59 (36.65%) Scrum
5 49 (30.43%) SQL
6 48 (29.81%) J2EE
6 48 (29.81%) Waterfall
7 45 (27.95%) Oracle
8 43 (26.71%) OO
9 36 (22.36%) Finance
10 34 (21.12%) XML
11 33 (20.50%) Use Case
12 31 (19.25%) Web Services
12 31 (19.25%) Migration
12 31 (19.25%) TDD
13 30 (18.63%) Project Management
14 28 (17.39%) Data Modelling
14 28 (17.39%) OOP
15 25 (15.53%) Software Engineering
15 25 (15.53%) Business Analysis
16 24 (14.91%) J2SE
16 24 (14.91%) Data Migration
17 23 (14.29%) SOAP
18 22 (13.66%) PL/SQL
18 22 (13.66%) Mentoring
19 21 (13.04%) WebLogic
19 21 (13.04%) Subversion
20 20 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (12.42%) Configuration Management
21 19 (11.80%) GAP Analysis

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 21 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 12 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.45%) JBoss
3 9 (5.59%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.35%) SAS
5 6 (3.73%) Documentum
6 5 (3.11%) GlassFish
6 5 (3.11%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.48%) Apache
7 4 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.86%) Captiva
8 3 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.24%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.24%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.24%) Confluence
9 2 (1.24%) Liferay
9 2 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.62%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (10.56%) MS Visio
2 14 (8.70%) MS Office
3 13 (8.07%) MS Project
4 9 (5.59%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (3.11%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.62%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) LDAP
2 6 (3.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.24%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.24%) X.509
4 1 (0.62%) NAS
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) SAN
4 1 (0.62%) DMZ
4 1 (0.62%) VPN
4 1 (0.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.62%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.32%) Oracle Database
2 11 (6.83%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (5.59%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (4.35%) DB2
4 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 7 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (3.73%) MySQL
5 6 (3.73%) SQL Navigator
6 5 (3.11%) TKPROF
6 5 (3.11%) OLTP
6 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.48%) Big Data
8 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.24%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.24%) JasperReports
8 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.24%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Subversion
2 15 (9.32%) Maven
3 12 (7.45%) Rational Rose
4 11 (6.83%) Ant
5 10 (6.21%) ClearQuest
6 8 (4.97%) SoapUI
7 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.35%) CA Gen
8 6 (3.73%) NetBeans
8 6 (3.73%) TortoiseSVN
9 5 (3.11%) JIRA
9 5 (3.11%) Mercurial
9 5 (3.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (2.48%) RequisitePro
11 3 (1.86%) JUnit
12 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.24%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (1.24%) Rational Robot
12 2 (1.24%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 36 (22.36%) Finance
2 8 (4.97%) Banking
3 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.11%) Publishing
3 5 (3.11%) Back Office
4 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.48%) Advertising
5 3 (1.86%) Billing
5 3 (1.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.24%) Front Office
6 2 (1.24%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 66 (40.99%) Developer
2 44 (27.33%) Analyst
3 43 (26.71%) Java Developer
4 40 (24.84%) Business Analyst
5 17 (10.56%) Architect
6 14 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (6.83%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.59%) Scala Developer
9 7 (4.35%) SAS Developer
10 6 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.11%) Project Officer
11 5 (3.11%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.48%) Solutions Designer
12 4 (2.48%) Consultant
12 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (2.48%) Documentum Developer
12 4 (2.48%) Agile Project Manager
12 4 (2.48%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.81%) J2EE
2 34 (21.12%) XML
3 31 (19.25%) Web Services
4 24 (14.91%) J2SE
5 23 (14.29%) SOAP
6 17 (10.56%) REST
7 16 (9.94%) Spring
7 16 (9.94%) XML Schema
7 16 (9.94%) .NET
7 16 (9.94%) HTML
8 15 (9.32%) JSP
8 15 (9.32%) Java EE
9 13 (8.07%) Struts
10 11 (6.83%) XSLT
10 11 (6.83%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.21%) Servlets
11 10 (6.21%) Middleware
12 9 (5.59%) JavaBeans
12 9 (5.59%) JDBC
12 9 (5.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.97%) N-Tier
2 8 (4.97%) Open Source
3 7 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.35%) W3C
4 6 (3.73%) Fixed Income
4 6 (3.73%) Derivative
4 6 (3.73%) Life Science
5 5 (3.11%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.11%) Replication
5 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.48%) Economics
6 4 (2.48%) Credit Derivative
6 4 (2.48%) User Experience
7 3 (1.86%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.86%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.24%) GIS
8 2 (1.24%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) UNIX
2 14 (8.70%) Linux
3 6 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (62.11%) UML
3 59 (36.65%) Scrum
4 48 (29.81%) Waterfall
5 43 (26.71%) OO
6 33 (20.50%) Use Case
7 31 (19.25%) Migration
7 31 (19.25%) TDD
8 30 (18.63%) Project Management
9 28 (17.39%) Data Modelling
9 28 (17.39%) OOP
10 25 (15.53%) Software Engineering
10 25 (15.53%) Business Analysis
11 24 (14.91%) Data Migration
12 22 (13.66%) Mentoring
13 20 (12.42%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (12.42%) Configuration Management
14 19 (11.80%) GAP Analysis
15 18 (11.18%) PRINCE2
16 17 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (47.20%) Java
2 49 (30.43%) SQL
3 22 (13.66%) PL/SQL
4 14 (8.70%) XPath
5 13 (8.07%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.59%) Scala
7 8 (4.97%) Perl
8 7 (4.35%) C#
9 6 (3.73%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.11%) Python
11 3 (1.86%) Groovy
11 3 (1.86%) XQuery
12 2 (1.24%) C
12 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.24%) VBA
13 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.62%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (9.32%) Degree
2 13 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 7 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (3.73%) ISEB
5 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) PMP
7 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.56%) QA
2 9 (5.59%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.73%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.86%) COBIT
5 2 (1.24%) SLA
5 2 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) Data Guard
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle Flashback
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (3.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (27.95%) Oracle
2 16 (9.94%) IBM
3 15 (9.32%) Pega
4 14 (8.70%) Business Objects
5 9 (5.59%) webMethods
5 9 (5.59%) BEA
6 8 (4.97%) Sybase
6 8 (4.97%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.35%) Informatica
7 7 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.73%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.73%) hybris
9 4 (2.48%) HP
10 2 (1.24%) SAP
10 2 (1.24%) Adobe
10 2 (1.24%) Apple
10 2 (1.24%) ForgeRock
10 2 (1.24%) Tableau
11 1 (0.62%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.62%) Google
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