The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 72 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing RUP 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.69% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.95% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £359 £438
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £34.22
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +16.90%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
684 524 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.29% 72.28% 72.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 283 204
Average daily rate £350 £370 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £34.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) Documentum
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM