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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 33 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing RUP 20 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.63% 0.83% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 0.96% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £395 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
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
318 104 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.58% 85.95% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 38 47
Median daily rate £460 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.12 - £34.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 -16 16 £395 -
RUP
West Midlands

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 76 (96.20%) Waterfall
2 50 (63.29%) Pega
3 43 (54.43%) SQL
3 43 (54.43%) Oracle
4 42 (53.16%) Unix
4 42 (53.16%) Informatica
4 42 (53.16%) Shell Script
5 41 (51.90%) Oracle OWB
5 41 (51.90%) ClearCase
6 39 (49.37%) ClearQuest
7 38 (48.10%) Software Architecture
7 38 (48.10%) Project Planning
8 37 (46.84%) Java
9 31 (39.24%) Data Modelling
10 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (31.65%) OO
12 24 (30.38%) J2EE
12 24 (30.38%) Test Strategy
13 23 (29.11%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (24.05%) WebLogic
16 18 (22.78%) WSO2
17 16 (20.25%) JIRA
17 16 (20.25%) SDLC
18 15 (18.99%) Spring
18 15 (18.99%) Maven
18 15 (18.99%) Puppet
18 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
18 15 (18.99%) RabbitMQ
18 15 (18.99%) Confluence

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 19 (24.05%) WebLogic
2 15 (18.99%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (51.90%) Oracle OWB
2 23 (29.11%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (51.90%) ClearCase
2 39 (49.37%) ClearQuest
3 16 (20.25%) JIRA
4 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
4 15 (18.99%) Maven
5 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.53%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Architect
2 34 (43.04%) Software Architect
3 33 (41.77%) Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Technical Architect
5 14 (17.72%) Java Architect
5 14 (17.72%) Java Software Architect
6 13 (16.46%) Lead Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Requirements Manager
11 2 (2.53%) Requirements Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.27%) Agile Business Analyst
12 1 (1.27%) J2EE Architect
12 1 (1.27%) Java Developer
12 1 (1.27%) Java/J2EE Architect
12 1 (1.27%) Senior Architect
12 1 (1.27%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) J2EE
2 15 (18.99%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (18.99%) Spring
3 14 (17.72%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.53%) ELK Stack
4 2 (2.53%) Hystrix
4 2 (2.53%) Java EE
4 2 (2.53%) Swagger
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
5 1 (1.27%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.16%) Unix
2 15 (18.99%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (96.20%) Waterfall
2 38 (48.10%) Project Planning
2 38 (48.10%) Software Architecture
3 31 (39.24%) Data Modelling
4 29 (36.71%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (31.65%) OO
6 24 (30.38%) Test Strategy
7 20 (25.32%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (20.25%) SDLC
9 12 (15.19%) Functional Testing
9 12 (15.19%) User Stories
10 10 (12.66%) Process Improvement
11 9 (11.39%) Scrum
12 7 (8.86%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (7.59%) Conflict Management
14 4 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
15 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
15 3 (3.80%) Open Source
15 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) SQL
2 42 (53.16%) Shell Script
3 37 (46.84%) Java
4 13 (16.46%) Perl
5 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) Graphite
3 1 (1.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 50 (63.29%) Pega
2 43 (54.43%) Oracle
3 42 (53.16%) Informatica
4 18 (22.78%) WSO2
5 6 (7.59%) BEA
5 6 (7.59%) webMethods