The table below looks at the statistics for RUP 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 RUP over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England / South East
Rank 229 232 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing RUP 10 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.37% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 25
Median daily rate £393 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £295 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £500 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5884 6563 7065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 79.99% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3451 3925 3900
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 284 242
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RUP
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 RUP within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
Hampshire +14 6 £393 +33.13%
West Sussex -3 4 - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for RUP.

1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Process Improvement
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) OO
4 10 (40.00%) webMethods
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) Solaris
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 6 (24.00%) Office Automation
8 6 (24.00%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
9 5 (20.00%) WCF
9 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) MSF
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.00%) C#
10 4 (16.00%) Java

RUP
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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Portal
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (16.00%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Broadband
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (8.00%) CA Gen
General
1 4 (16.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) J2EE Architect
4 4 (16.00%) J2EE Software Architect
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Senior J2EE Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java Software Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Process Manager
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) WCF
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
3 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (16.00%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Solaris
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Process Improvement
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (24.00%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (24.00%) Office Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.00%) MSF
7 4 (16.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (16.00%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (16.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) ABAP
4 4 (16.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 10 (40.00%) webMethods
3 4 (16.00%) Adobe
3 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (12.00%) Informatica
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) BEA
5 2 (8.00%) Pega