The first table below looks at the demand for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 227 208 224
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing RUP 15 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £413 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £381 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £481 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £394 £370
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.11
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6706 6003 6893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.85% 70.82% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3681 3231 3265
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 255 323
Average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
RUP
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RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 12 £300 +1.52% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £380 -15.55%
Surrey - 1 £225 - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 19 (67.86%) UML
3 16 (57.14%) OOD
3 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) Unified Process
3 16 (57.14%) Use Case
3 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 15 (53.57%) Subversion
4 15 (53.57%) UNIX
4 15 (53.57%) C
5 14 (50.00%) Linux
5 14 (50.00%) Rational Rose
5 14 (50.00%) ClearCase
5 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 13 (46.43%) NUnit
6 13 (46.43%) Configuration Management
6 13 (46.43%) Motif
6 13 (46.43%) Ant
6 13 (46.43%) GoogleTest
7 12 (42.86%) CppUnit
7 12 (42.86%) OO
8 10 (35.71%) Derivative
8 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
8 10 (35.71%) Integration Testing
8 10 (35.71%) Memory Management
9 8 (28.57%) Scrum
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle
10 7 (25.00%) XML
11 6 (21.43%) CSS
11 6 (21.43%) SQL Server

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (7.14%) Escenic
3 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.57%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.57%) JCAPS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) QlikView
4 1 (3.57%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 14 (50.00%) Rational Rose
2 14 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 13 (46.43%) NUnit
3 13 (46.43%) Ant
3 13 (46.43%) GoogleTest
4 12 (42.86%) CppUnit
5 2 (7.14%) ClearQuest
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.57%) JMeter
6 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.57%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) C Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Programmer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Motif
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) XSLT
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (10.71%) EJB
5 3 (10.71%) J2EE
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware
6 2 (7.14%) Java RMI
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Struts
6 2 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Derivative
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) UNIX
2 14 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) UML
2 16 (57.14%) OOD
2 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 16 (57.14%) Unified Process
2 16 (57.14%) Use Case
3 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (46.43%) Configuration Management
5 12 (42.86%) OO
6 10 (35.71%) Multithreading
6 10 (35.71%) Integration Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Memory Management
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) ERP
8 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.29%) MSF
9 4 (14.29%) Logistics
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (10.71%) SOA
10 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C++
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.57%) Sun
3 1 (3.57%) Informatica
3 1 (3.57%) webMethods
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Talend
3 1 (3.57%) WSO2
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