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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 236 229 225
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing RUP 23 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.17% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 16
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£305 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.29% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £390 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £674 £450 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.21% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.90
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
7059 6039 6501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.82% 71.37% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4044 3345 3160
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 240 321
Average hourly rate £20.84 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 October 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 October 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 - 13 £302 - 1
Berkshire - 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire -17 3 £675 +80.00% 1
Surrey - 3 - - 4
West Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
2 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
3 18 (47.37%) UML
4 17 (44.74%) UNIX
4 17 (44.74%) Unified Process
4 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
4 17 (44.74%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (42.11%) Use Case
5 16 (42.11%) C
5 16 (42.11%) Project Management
6 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
6 15 (39.47%) OOD
6 15 (39.47%) Linux
6 15 (39.47%) OO
6 15 (39.47%) ClearCase
6 15 (39.47%) Subversion
7 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (36.84%) NUnit
7 14 (36.84%) Ant
7 14 (36.84%) Rational Rose
7 14 (36.84%) Motif
7 14 (36.84%) CppUnit
7 14 (36.84%) GoogleTest
8 9 (23.68%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) Memory Management
8 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
9 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
9 8 (21.05%) Derivative
10 7 (18.42%) SQL

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.89%) Ingres
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) ClearCase
1 15 (39.47%) Subversion
2 14 (36.84%) NUnit
2 14 (36.84%) Ant
2 14 (36.84%) Rational Rose
2 14 (36.84%) CppUnit
2 14 (36.84%) GoogleTest
3 4 (10.53%) ClearQuest
4 3 (7.89%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.63%) JMeter
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineer
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) C Developer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Designer
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
6 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Motif
2 9 (23.68%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) XSLT
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) wxWidgets
5 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.26%) WCF
5 2 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Derivative
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) UNIX
2 15 (39.47%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) UML
2 17 (44.74%) Unified Process
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
3 16 (42.11%) Use Case
3 16 (42.11%) Project Management
4 15 (39.47%) Configuration Management
4 15 (39.47%) OOD
4 15 (39.47%) OO
5 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) Memory Management
6 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
7 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 6 (15.79%) SOA
9 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
9 5 (13.16%) ERP
9 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) MSF
10 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) C
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) C#
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) AWK
7 1 (2.63%) Korn
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (65.79%) Security Cleared
2 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.63%) webMethods
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Talend
3 1 (2.63%) WSO2
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