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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 26 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing RUP 42 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.37% 10.34% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.38% 11.80% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -0.95%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £37.41
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
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
369 178 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.11% 87.68% 76.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 89 56
Median daily rate £460 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £313 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.06 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
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 2 May 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 -12 42 £450 -13.46%
RUP
West Midlands

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 79 (86.81%) Waterfall
2 67 (73.63%) Pega
3 57 (62.64%) Unix
3 57 (62.64%) Informatica
3 57 (62.64%) Shell Script
4 52 (57.14%) Oracle
4 52 (57.14%) SQL
5 48 (52.75%) ClearCase
6 43 (47.25%) Java
6 43 (47.25%) Oracle OWB
7 41 (45.05%) ClearQuest
8 40 (43.96%) Project Planning
9 37 (40.66%) Software Architecture
10 35 (38.46%) Data Modelling
11 33 (36.26%) J2EE
12 32 (35.16%) WebLogic
13 30 (32.97%) OO
14 27 (29.67%) BusinessObjects
15 26 (28.57%) Perl
16 24 (26.37%) Test Strategy
17 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (24.18%) SDLC
19 20 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (19.78%) PL/SQL
21 17 (18.68%) BEA
21 17 (18.68%) webMethods
22 14 (15.38%) WSO2
23 13 (14.29%) MS Office
23 13 (14.29%) Windows
23 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis

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 32 (35.16%) WebLogic
2 11 (12.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) Documentum
3 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (47.25%) Oracle OWB
2 27 (29.67%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (12.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (52.75%) ClearCase
2 41 (45.05%) ClearQuest
3 12 (13.19%) JIRA
4 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
4 11 (12.09%) Maven
5 10 (10.99%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 40 (43.96%) Architect
2 36 (39.56%) Developer
3 30 (32.97%) Software Architect
4 18 (19.78%) Lead Developer
5 15 (16.48%) Technical Architect
6 12 (13.19%) Java Architect
6 12 (13.19%) Java Software Architect
7 10 (10.99%) Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Requirements Manager
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.59%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Requirements Analyst
11 3 (3.30%) RUP Manager
11 3 (3.30%) Software Developer
12 2 (2.20%) J2EE Architect
12 2 (2.20%) J2EE Software Architect
12 2 (2.20%) Java/J2EE Architect
13 1 (1.10%) Documentum Business Analyst
13 1 (1.10%) SAS Developer
13 1 (1.10%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.26%) J2EE
2 11 (12.09%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (12.09%) Spring
3 10 (10.99%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.20%) Java EE
5 1 (1.10%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.10%) Swagger
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Unix
2 13 (14.29%) Windows
3 11 (12.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (86.81%) Waterfall
2 40 (43.96%) Project Planning
3 37 (40.66%) Software Architecture
4 35 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 30 (32.97%) OO
6 24 (26.37%) Test Strategy
7 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (24.18%) SDLC
9 20 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 13 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (9.89%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (9.89%) Scrum
12 8 (8.79%) Process Improvement
13 7 (7.69%) Conflict Management
13 7 (7.69%) Problem Management
14 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
14 6 (6.59%) Functional Testing
14 6 (6.59%) User Stories
15 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (62.64%) Shell Script
2 52 (57.14%) SQL
3 43 (47.25%) Java
4 26 (28.57%) Perl
5 18 (19.78%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) Graphite
Vendors
1 67 (73.63%) Pega
2 57 (62.64%) Informatica
3 52 (57.14%) Oracle
4 17 (18.68%) BEA
4 17 (18.68%) webMethods
5 14 (15.38%) WSO2