The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Process 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 Unified Process over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Process
Rank 405 398 388
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 8 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.072% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.092% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 8
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£483 £625 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +100.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £603 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £625 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
+25.20% -29.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Unified Process
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
18573 18510 19068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.23% 78.87% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13213 12901 13213
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 224 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.10 £53.50 £51.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Unified Process
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unified Process Jobs Demand Trend in London

Unified Process
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unified Process across the London region.

Unified Process Daily Rate Trend in London

Unified Process
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unified Process across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Unified Process Daily Rate Histogram in London

Unified Process
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process across the London region.

Unified Process Hourly Rate Trend in London

Unified Process
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 Unified Process within the London region over the 3 months to 4 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
Hayes - 2 £425 -
Docklands, London -4 1 £540 +34.16%
Canary Wharf -10 1 £550 -
Unified Process
England

Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Unified Process 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 Unified Process.

1 16 (100.00%) RUP
2 10 (62.50%) UML
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) MS Office
5 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
6 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
7 5 (31.25%) MS Project
7 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
8 4 (25.00%) MODAF
8 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) XSLT
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) XML Schema
9 3 (18.75%) W3C
9 3 (18.75%) XMLSpy
9 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Back Office
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
9 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery

Unified Process
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Unified Process 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 Unified Process. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Mule
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) MS Project
4 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
1 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
1 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) XMLSpy
2 1 (6.25%) RequisitePro
2 1 (6.25%) ERwin
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Robot
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (6.25%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Designer
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XSLT
2 3 (18.75%) XSD
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML Schema
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) Servlets
4 1 (6.25%) JMS
4 1 (6.25%) SAML
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) JAAS
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) JSTL
4 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
4 1 (6.25%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) W3C
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
1 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Grid Computing
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) RUP
2 10 (62.50%) UML
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (25.00%) MODAF
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Use Case
7 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica
5 1 (6.25%) Teradata