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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 28 7 26
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing RUP 3 48 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.65% 15.53% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 17.98% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +94.44%

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
154 267 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 84.62% 86.41% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 75 59
Median daily rate £450 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £13.90 £13.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+241.72% +6.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -15 3 - -
RUP
West Midlands

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 26 (96.30%) Waterfall
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) Oracle
4 15 (55.56%) Unix
5 14 (51.85%) J2EE
5 14 (51.85%) Shell Script
6 13 (48.15%) Informatica
6 13 (48.15%) webMethods
6 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
6 13 (48.15%) Pega
7 11 (40.74%) OO
7 11 (40.74%) Process Improvement
7 11 (40.74%) Test Strategy
8 10 (37.04%) CA Gen
8 10 (37.04%) ClearQuest
8 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
8 10 (37.04%) Project Planning
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle OWB
8 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) BEA
9 9 (33.33%) Software Architecture
10 8 (29.63%) Perl
11 7 (25.93%) ClearCase
11 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
11 7 (25.93%) Maven
11 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
12 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 6 (22.22%) Spring
12 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot

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 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) Confluence
3 3 (11.11%) Documentum
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) CA Gen
1 10 (37.04%) ClearQuest
2 7 (25.93%) ClearCase
2 7 (25.93%) Maven
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (18.52%) JIRA
5 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.70%) Ant
7 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.70%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Software Architect
4 4 (14.81%) COBOL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.81%) webMethods Developer
5 3 (11.11%) COBOL Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Documentum Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Mainframe Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) webMethods Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) J2EE
2 6 (22.22%) Spring
2 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
3 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.41%) ELK Stack
4 2 (7.41%) Hystrix
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) Swagger
4 2 (7.41%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Waterfall
2 11 (40.74%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) Process Improvement
2 11 (40.74%) Test Strategy
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Project Planning
4 9 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
5 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
6 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) Content Management
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (7.41%) Conflict Management
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) Shell Script
4 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Perl
6 5 (18.52%) COBOL
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Grafana
2 2 (7.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
2 13 (48.15%) Informatica
2 13 (48.15%) Pega
2 13 (48.15%) webMethods
3 9 (33.33%) BEA
4 5 (18.52%) WSO2
5 2 (7.41%) ICL
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft