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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 318 296 252
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -44
Contract jobs citing RUP 81 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.52% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 81
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£425 £408 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £369
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -13.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.68 -
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
16714 17075 15210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.73% 78.57% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11868 11661 10681
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 236 247
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +4 13 £408 -9.44% 5
Docklands, London +8 4 £550 -4.34%
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Brentford - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 95 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (56.67%) UML
3 67 (44.67%) Java
4 61 (40.67%) Scrum
5 46 (30.67%) SQL
6 43 (28.67%) Finance
7 42 (28.00%) XML
8 40 (26.67%) OO
9 35 (23.33%) J2EE
10 34 (22.67%) DSDM
10 34 (22.67%) Waterfall
11 32 (21.33%) Use Case
11 32 (21.33%) Oracle
12 31 (20.67%) TDD
13 30 (20.00%) Data Modelling
14 29 (19.33%) Configuration Management
15 24 (16.00%) SOAP
16 22 (14.67%) Project Management
16 22 (14.67%) Middleware
16 22 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (14.00%) PL/SQL
18 20 (13.33%) Migration
19 19 (12.67%) Web Services
20 18 (12.00%) OOP
20 18 (12.00%) Business Objects
20 18 (12.00%) Maven
21 17 (11.33%) Business Analysis
21 17 (11.33%) GAP Analysis
21 17 (11.33%) MS Office
21 17 (11.33%) .NET

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (11.33%) Apache
2 14 (9.33%) JBoss
3 13 (8.67%) WebLogic
4 12 (8.00%) Confluence
5 8 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.67%) Documentum
7 6 (4.00%) SAS
8 5 (3.33%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (2.00%) Captiva
11 2 (1.33%) Liferay
11 2 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (1.33%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.33%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (1.33%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) MS Office
2 14 (9.33%) MS Visio
2 14 (9.33%) MS Project
3 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) LDAP
1 5 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) X.509
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) NAS
2 1 (0.67%) DHCP
2 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.67%) VPN
2 1 (0.67%) DNS
2 1 (0.67%) SAN
2 1 (0.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.00%) OLAP
4 6 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.00%) ProClarity
4 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.67%) TKPROF
5 4 (2.67%) OLTP
6 3 (2.00%) Big Data
6 3 (2.00%) MySQL
6 3 (2.00%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.33%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.33%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 18 (12.00%) Maven
2 14 (9.33%) JIRA
3 11 (7.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.33%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 10 (6.67%) Subversion
5 9 (6.00%) Rational Rose
6 8 (5.33%) ClearQuest
7 6 (4.00%) RequisitePro
7 6 (4.00%) Ant
7 6 (4.00%) JUnit
8 5 (3.33%) CA Gen
9 4 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.67%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (2.67%) Rational Robot
9 4 (2.67%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (2.67%) Rational Functional Tester
10 3 (2.00%) NetBeans
10 3 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (28.67%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Banking
2 7 (4.67%) Marketing
3 6 (4.00%) Publishing
3 6 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.67%) Legal
5 4 (2.67%) Advertising
6 3 (2.00%) Billing
6 3 (2.00%) Back Office
7 2 (1.33%) Front Office
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (42.67%) Developer
2 49 (32.67%) Analyst
3 36 (24.00%) Business Analyst
4 29 (19.33%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.33%) Architect
5 11 (7.33%) Middleware Developer
6 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.00%) SAS Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.00%) Scala Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) Documentum Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Project Officer
10 4 (2.67%) UML Business Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (28.00%) XML
2 35 (23.33%) J2EE
3 24 (16.00%) SOAP
4 22 (14.67%) Middleware
5 19 (12.67%) Web Services
6 17 (11.33%) .NET
7 16 (10.67%) HTML
8 15 (10.00%) XSD
9 13 (8.67%) J2SE
9 13 (8.67%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (8.67%) OSGi
9 13 (8.67%) Apache Camel
10 11 (7.33%) JSON
11 9 (6.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (6.00%) XSLT
12 8 (5.33%) CSS
12 8 (5.33%) JSP
12 8 (5.33%) Spring
12 8 (5.33%) XML Schema
12 8 (5.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.33%) W3C
3 4 (2.67%) Replication
3 4 (2.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.67%) Derivative
3 4 (2.67%) Pharmacovigilance
3 4 (2.67%) Open Source
3 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.33%) iPad
5 2 (1.33%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.33%) GIS
6 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.67%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) CESG
6 1 (0.67%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.67%) UNIX
2 10 (6.67%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) Windows
4 3 (2.00%) Solaris
4 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (56.67%) UML
3 61 (40.67%) Scrum
4 40 (26.67%) OO
5 34 (22.67%) DSDM
5 34 (22.67%) Waterfall
6 32 (21.33%) Use Case
7 31 (20.67%) TDD
8 30 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 29 (19.33%) Configuration Management
10 22 (14.67%) Project Management
10 22 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (13.33%) Migration
12 18 (12.00%) OOP
13 17 (11.33%) GAP Analysis
13 17 (11.33%) Business Analysis
14 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
14 16 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (10.67%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (44.67%) Java
2 46 (30.67%) SQL
3 21 (14.00%) PL/SQL
4 14 (9.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.00%) C#
6 6 (4.00%) Perl
6 6 (4.00%) XPath
6 6 (4.00%) Scala
7 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.00%) Groovy
9 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.00%) XQuery
10 2 (1.33%) VBA
10 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) C
11 1 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.33%) Degree
3 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.33%) ISEB
5 5 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (1.33%) VCP4
7 1 (0.67%) PMP
7 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) QA
2 7 (4.67%) ISO 9001
3 6 (4.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.00%) SLA
4 3 (2.00%) COBIT
5 2 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) Puppet
2 4 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (21.33%) Oracle
2 18 (12.00%) Business Objects
3 17 (11.33%) IBM
4 12 (8.00%) Pega
5 11 (7.33%) Atlassian
6 8 (5.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.67%) BEA
7 7 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (4.67%) webMethods
8 6 (4.00%) Cognos
9 5 (3.33%) HP
9 5 (3.33%) Informatica
10 3 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.33%) Apple
11 2 (1.33%) SAP
11 2 (1.33%) Tableau
12 1 (0.67%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.67%) VocaLink
12 1 (0.67%) Citrix
12 1 (0.67%) Sybase
London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago