The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Unified Process
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 - £343
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenUP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
138 114 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 84.66% 71.25% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 66 122
Average daily rate £405 £387 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -12.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 18
Average hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex