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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 235 223 213
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing RUP 11 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.31% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.50% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £400 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £481 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £413 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.96% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £34.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.41%
RUP
England

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
6779 6421 6981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.09% 72.27% 71.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3810 3523 3322
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 251 333
Average hourly rate £21.82 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.75% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.69 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 6 £350 - 1
Surrey - 2 £225 - 1
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £380 -15.55%
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) UML
3 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Use Case
4 11 (52.38%) Unified Process
4 11 (52.38%) OOD
5 10 (47.62%) Project Management
5 10 (47.62%) C
6 9 (42.86%) UNIX
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 9 (42.86%) ClearCase
6 9 (42.86%) Rational Rose
6 9 (42.86%) Subversion
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
7 8 (38.10%) NUnit
7 8 (38.10%) Scrum
7 8 (38.10%) CppUnit
7 8 (38.10%) GoogleTest
7 8 (38.10%) Motif
7 8 (38.10%) Ant
8 6 (28.57%) C#
8 6 (28.57%) .NET
8 6 (28.57%) XML
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 5 (23.81%) ERP

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Escenic
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) ClearCase
1 9 (42.86%) Rational Rose
1 9 (42.86%) Subversion
2 8 (38.10%) Ant
2 8 (38.10%) NUnit
2 8 (38.10%) CppUnit
2 8 (38.10%) GoogleTest
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) C Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Motif
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) XSLT
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) EJB
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) Struts
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) LAMP
4 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) JSF
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (9.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Derivative
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) UNIX
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) UML
2 11 (52.38%) OOD
2 11 (52.38%) Unified Process
2 11 (52.38%) Use Case
3 10 (47.62%) Project Management
4 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) ERP
7 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
7 5 (23.81%) Memory Management
8 4 (19.05%) Logistics
8 4 (19.05%) MSF
8 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (14.29%) SOA
9 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) webMethods
3 1 (4.76%) Talend
3 1 (4.76%) WSO2
3 1 (4.76%) SAP