The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Process
Rank 394 384 391
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 17 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
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£625 £298 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.08% -17.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-29.52% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Unified Process
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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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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
City of London +13 2 - -
Unified Process
England

Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 19 (63.33%) RUP
2 17 (56.67%) UML
3 16 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (43.33%) IBM
5 10 (33.33%) Workflow
5 10 (33.33%) OO
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) MS Office
6 9 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) Back Office
6 9 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (26.67%) MS Access
7 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
7 8 (26.67%) OOD
8 7 (23.33%) ISO 9001
8 7 (23.33%) XML
9 6 (20.00%) MS Project
9 6 (20.00%) Project Management
9 6 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
9 6 (20.00%) Front Office
10 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) Banking
10 5 (16.67%) Spring
10 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

Unified Process
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (3.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
2 8 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MS Access
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (10.00%) RequisitePro
2 2 (6.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (30.00%) Back Office
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Front Office
4 5 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (16.67%) Banking
5 3 (10.00%) Publishing
6 1 (3.33%) Games
6 1 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Programme Manager
5 3 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Change Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 5 (16.67%) Spring
3 4 (13.33%) Swing
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) JSP
3 4 (13.33%) Struts
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) XSD
4 3 (10.00%) XSLT
5 2 (6.67%) WPF
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Economics
2 1 (3.33%) Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) RUP
2 17 (56.67%) UML
3 16 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 10 (33.33%) Workflow
4 10 (33.33%) OO
5 9 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (26.67%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (26.67%) OOD
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Change Management
8 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 4 (13.33%) SOA
9 4 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Change Control
10 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) IIBA
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Murex
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle