The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 26 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing RUP 27 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.59% 4.32% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 4.96% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £395 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.73%
RUP
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 141 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.00% 87.04% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 48 47
Median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £638 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +16.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

RUP
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

RUP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 23 £395 -
RUP
West Midlands

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 58 (98.31%) Waterfall
2 36 (61.02%) Oracle OWB
2 36 (61.02%) ClearQuest
2 36 (61.02%) Project Planning
3 35 (59.32%) Software Architecture
4 29 (49.15%) Java
4 29 (49.15%) SQL
4 29 (49.15%) Oracle
5 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (44.07%) Pega
7 25 (42.37%) ClearCase
8 23 (38.98%) Maven
8 23 (38.98%) WSO2
9 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
9 22 (37.29%) Spring
10 21 (35.59%) Puppet
10 21 (35.59%) MongoDB
10 21 (35.59%) RabbitMQ
10 21 (35.59%) Data Modelling
10 21 (35.59%) Linux
10 21 (35.59%) Spring Boot
11 18 (30.51%) JIRA
12 17 (28.81%) Confluence
12 17 (28.81%) Unix
13 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (27.12%) Informatica
13 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
14 15 (25.42%) Test Strategy
15 13 (22.03%) Functional Testing
15 13 (22.03%) User Stories

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 17 (28.81%) Confluence
2 8 (13.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Documentum
3 1 (1.69%) JBoss
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (61.02%) Oracle OWB
2 21 (35.59%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 36 (61.02%) ClearQuest
2 25 (42.37%) ClearCase
3 23 (38.98%) Maven
4 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
5 18 (30.51%) JIRA
6 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (6.78%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.08%) CA Gen
9 1 (1.69%) Ant
9 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Architect
2 30 (50.85%) Software Architect
3 20 (33.90%) Developer
4 17 (28.81%) Java Architect
4 17 (28.81%) Java Software Architect
5 12 (20.34%) Technical Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Java Technical Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) webMethods Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Digital Architect
10 1 (1.69%) J2EE Software Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Systems Architect
10 1 (1.69%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) Spring
2 21 (35.59%) RabbitMQ
2 21 (35.59%) Spring Boot
3 9 (15.25%) J2EE
4 5 (8.47%) ELK Stack
4 5 (8.47%) Hystrix
4 5 (8.47%) Swagger
5 4 (6.78%) SOAP
5 4 (6.78%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Linux
2 17 (28.81%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Waterfall
2 36 (61.02%) Project Planning
3 35 (59.32%) Software Architecture
4 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.59%) Data Modelling
6 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (25.42%) Test Strategy
8 13 (22.03%) Functional Testing
8 13 (22.03%) User Stories
9 11 (18.64%) Process Improvement
10 9 (15.25%) OO
11 7 (11.86%) Open Source
12 5 (8.47%) SDLC
13 3 (5.08%) Microservices
13 3 (5.08%) Scrum
14 2 (3.39%) Conflict Management
14 2 (3.39%) Systems Analysis
15 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Content Management
15 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
15 1 (1.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) Java
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.08%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Graphite
3 4 (6.78%) Grafana
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Oracle
2 26 (44.07%) Pega
3 23 (38.98%) WSO2
4 16 (27.12%) Informatica
5 3 (5.08%) BEA
5 3 (5.08%) webMethods