The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 106 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing RUP 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.053% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.067% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
RUP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1496 1482 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.56% 79.08% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 883 656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for RUP.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Competitor Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Broadband
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Finance

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Broadband
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Competitor Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Fraud Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Actimize
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle