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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 348 299 258
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -41
Contract jobs citing RUP 61 125 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.52% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.66% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 74 102
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £291 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £590 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £355 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £34.22
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +16.90%
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
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
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 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -22 12 £460 +2.22% 6
Brentford - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 81 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (54.05%) UML
3 59 (39.86%) Scrum
4 50 (33.78%) Finance
5 45 (30.41%) Java
6 44 (29.73%) Use Case
7 40 (27.03%) XML
8 36 (24.32%) DSDM
9 32 (21.62%) SQL
10 31 (20.95%) Project Management
11 28 (18.92%) TDD
12 27 (18.24%) SOAP
12 27 (18.24%) Middleware
13 26 (17.57%) OO
14 25 (16.89%) Business Analysis
14 25 (16.89%) Configuration Management
15 24 (16.22%) Data Modelling
16 23 (15.54%) PRINCE2
16 23 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (14.19%) Apache
17 21 (14.19%) GAP Analysis
17 21 (14.19%) Validation
18 20 (13.51%) XSD
18 20 (13.51%) Oracle
19 19 (12.84%) J2EE
19 19 (12.84%) MS Project
19 19 (12.84%) Release Management
19 19 (12.84%) JIRA
19 19 (12.84%) QA
20 18 (12.16%) OSGi

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (14.19%) Apache
2 18 (12.16%) JBoss
3 16 (10.81%) Confluence
4 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.41%) Documentum
6 7 (4.73%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.73%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (4.73%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.73%) CMS
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.70%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.03%) IIS
8 3 (2.03%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.35%) FileNet
9 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.35%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.35%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (12.84%) MS Project
2 15 (10.14%) MS Visio
2 15 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.14%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.38%) Intranet
1 5 (3.38%) Internet
1 5 (3.38%) Extranet
2 4 (2.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.68%) NAS
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
3 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.68%) SAN
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.08%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (5.41%) OLAP
5 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.05%) ProClarity
6 6 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.38%) OLTP
8 4 (2.70%) TKPROF
9 3 (2.03%) MS Access
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.35%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.35%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (12.84%) JIRA
2 17 (11.49%) Maven
3 16 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.43%) Rational Rose
5 8 (5.41%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.05%) Subversion
6 6 (4.05%) JUnit
6 6 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.38%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.38%) RequisitePro
7 5 (3.38%) ClearQuest
8 4 (2.70%) Rational Robot
8 4 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.70%) Ant
8 4 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
8 4 (2.70%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.35%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (33.78%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (6.08%) Marketing
4 7 (4.73%) Banking
4 7 (4.73%) Publishing
5 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.70%) Legal
7 3 (2.03%) German Language
8 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.68%) Retail
9 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (39.19%) Analyst
2 46 (31.08%) Developer
3 45 (30.41%) Business Analyst
4 19 (12.84%) Architect
5 16 (10.81%) Middleware Developer
6 15 (10.14%) Project Manager
7 13 (8.78%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.05%) UML Business Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 3 (2.03%) Lead Business Analyst
12 3 (2.03%) Applications Architect
12 3 (2.03%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.03%) XML
2 27 (18.24%) SOAP
2 27 (18.24%) Middleware
3 20 (13.51%) XSD
4 19 (12.84%) J2EE
5 18 (12.16%) OSGi
5 18 (12.16%) Apache Camel
5 18 (12.16%) .NET
6 16 (10.81%) JSON
6 16 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (10.14%) HTML
8 11 (7.43%) CSS
9 10 (6.76%) Web Services
10 9 (6.08%) Oracle Fusion
10 9 (6.08%) Ajax
11 7 (4.73%) XSLT
12 6 (4.05%) XHTML
12 6 (4.05%) XML Schema
13 5 (3.38%) HTML5
13 5 (3.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) W3C
3 6 (4.05%) Pharmacovigilance
4 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.70%) Replication
4 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.70%) Video Editing
5 3 (2.03%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.35%) Open Source
6 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.35%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) iPad
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.68%) FMCG
7 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.78%) UNIX
2 10 (6.76%) Linux
3 7 (4.73%) Windows
4 6 (4.05%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.68%) AIX
5 1 (0.68%) HPUX
5 1 (0.68%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (54.73%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (54.05%) UML
3 59 (39.86%) Scrum
4 44 (29.73%) Use Case
5 36 (24.32%) DSDM
6 31 (20.95%) Project Management
7 28 (18.92%) TDD
8 26 (17.57%) OO
9 25 (16.89%) Business Analysis
9 25 (16.89%) Configuration Management
10 24 (16.22%) Data Modelling
11 23 (15.54%) PRINCE2
11 23 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (14.19%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (14.19%) Validation
13 19 (12.84%) Release Management
14 17 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (11.49%) Requirements Analysis
15 16 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (10.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.41%) Java
2 32 (21.62%) SQL
3 13 (8.78%) PL/SQL
4 12 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.43%) C#
6 6 (4.05%) XPath
7 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.35%) Perl
10 2 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) Degree
2 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.08%) ISEB
4 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.03%) PMP
5 3 (2.03%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.84%) QA
2 6 (4.05%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.03%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.68%) COBIT
5 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Puppet
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (13.51%) Oracle
2 17 (11.49%) IBM
3 16 (10.81%) Atlassian
4 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.11%) Business Objects
6 7 (4.73%) Cognos
6 7 (4.73%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (4.05%) Adobe
8 5 (3.38%) HP
9 4 (2.70%) SAP
10 3 (2.03%) Pega
10 3 (2.03%) BEA
10 3 (2.03%) Informatica
11 2 (1.35%) webMethods
12 1 (0.68%) VocaLink
12 1 (0.68%) Cisco
12 1 (0.68%) Sun
12 1 (0.68%) Calypso
12 1 (0.68%) Apple
12 1 (0.68%) ILOG
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