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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 369 329 317
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -12
Contract jobs citing RUP 42 76 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 52
Average daily rate £463 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £334 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £417 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +20.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £37.68
% change year-on-year
+111.11% -40.27%
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
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Canary Wharf - 4 £438 -
City of London +27 2 £450 +10.42%
Docklands, London +6 2 £475 -13.63%
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 56 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (56.41%) Waterfall
3 27 (34.62%) Scrum
3 27 (34.62%) SQL
4 22 (28.21%) Java
5 21 (26.92%) OO
6 19 (24.36%) UML
7 17 (21.79%) Unified Process
7 17 (21.79%) Finance
7 17 (21.79%) Maven
8 16 (20.51%) Subversion
8 16 (20.51%) Release Management
8 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
9 15 (19.23%) Oracle
10 14 (17.95%) JBoss
10 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
10 14 (17.95%) HP
10 14 (17.95%) Six Sigma
10 14 (17.95%) TDD
11 13 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 13 (16.67%) Project Management
11 13 (16.67%) Documentum
11 13 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 12 (15.38%) Process Improvement
12 12 (15.38%) JIRA
12 12 (15.38%) ITIL
12 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (15.38%) SDLC
13 11 (14.10%) Pair Programming

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (17.95%) JBoss
2 13 (16.67%) Documentum
3 11 (14.10%) WebLogic
4 10 (12.82%) Tomcat
5 9 (11.54%) Confluence
6 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.13%) Captiva
8 3 (3.85%) Apache
8 3 (3.85%) GlassFish
8 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.28%) CMS
10 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) MS Project
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) IaaS
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.85%) MS Access
5 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Maven
2 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.51%) Subversion
3 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 12 (15.38%) JIRA
5 10 (12.82%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (6.41%) LoadRunner
7 4 (5.13%) HP UFT
7 4 (5.13%) JMeter
8 3 (3.85%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.56%) Ant
9 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.56%) Hudson
9 2 (2.56%) RequisitePro
10 1 (1.28%) CA Gen
10 1 (1.28%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.28%) Gradle
10 1 (1.28%) PowerDesigner
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Games
3 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Analyst
1 15 (19.23%) Developer
2 14 (17.95%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Architect
4 10 (12.82%) Software Manager
5 9 (11.54%) Configuration Manager
5 9 (11.54%) Software Configuration Manager
5 9 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Documentum Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Build and Release Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Performance Specialist
7 4 (5.13%) Performance Test Specialist
7 4 (5.13%) Release and Configuration Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Risk Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) J2EE
2 9 (11.54%) Web Services
3 8 (10.26%) .NET
4 6 (7.69%) Ajax
4 6 (7.69%) XML
5 5 (6.41%) Java EE
5 5 (6.41%) Spring
6 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.13%) WDK
7 3 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.85%) Apache Camel
7 3 (3.85%) JBoss Seam
7 3 (3.85%) JSON
7 3 (3.85%) Middleware
7 3 (3.85%) OSGi
7 3 (3.85%) REST
7 3 (3.85%) SOAP
7 3 (3.85%) Struts
7 3 (3.85%) XSD
8 2 (2.56%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Market Risk
3 3 (3.85%) PMI
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Unix
2 4 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (56.41%) Waterfall
3 27 (34.62%) Scrum
4 21 (26.92%) OO
5 19 (24.36%) UML
6 17 (21.79%) Unified Process
7 16 (20.51%) Release Management
8 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
8 14 (17.95%) Six Sigma
8 14 (17.95%) TDD
9 13 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 13 (16.67%) Project Management
9 13 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 12 (15.38%) ITIL
10 12 (15.38%) Process Improvement
10 12 (15.38%) SDLC
10 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (14.10%) Lean Six Sigma
11 11 (14.10%) Pair Programming
11 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) SQL
2 22 (28.21%) Java
3 11 (14.10%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 8 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 6 (7.69%) PMP
4 5 (6.41%) Degree
5 4 (5.13%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) ISEB
6 3 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) COBIT
3 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) HP
3 10 (12.82%) CollabNet
4 9 (11.54%) Pega
5 8 (10.26%) BEA
6 5 (6.41%) Citrix
6 5 (6.41%) Informatica
6 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.13%) SAP
8 3 (3.85%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.85%) IBM
9 1 (1.28%) Tableau
9 1 (1.28%) webMethods
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