The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Unified Process
England / South East
Rank 224 244 268
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +24
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.029% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £175
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +157.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5993 7002 7603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.20% 80.65% 78.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3540 4317 4168
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 278 250
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.31 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenUP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenUP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenUP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenUP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OpenUP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
West Sussex - 2 £525 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
OpenUP
England

OpenUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP 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 South East region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) JPA
1 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) REST

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) XML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EclipseLink
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) JPA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle