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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 215 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing RUP 38 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 17
Average daily rate
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£398 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £390 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £674 £455 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £365 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.05% -16.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £29.70
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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
7068 5976 6145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.06% 70.67% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3989 3240 2989
Average daily rate £383 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 236 350
Average hourly rate £21.99 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.71% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 - 23 £305 -
Surrey - 5 £467 -
Berkshire +5 4 - -
Oxfordshire -22 4 £700 +86.66%
Kent - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (41.67%) OO
4 19 (39.58%) UML
5 18 (37.50%) UNIX
5 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 17 (35.42%) Unified Process
6 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (35.42%) Project Management
7 16 (33.33%) Linux
7 16 (33.33%) C
7 16 (33.33%) Use Case
8 15 (31.25%) CppUnit
8 15 (31.25%) GoogleTest
8 15 (31.25%) Ant
8 15 (31.25%) ClearCase
8 15 (31.25%) OOD
8 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
8 15 (31.25%) Motif
8 15 (31.25%) NUnit
8 15 (31.25%) Subversion
9 14 (29.17%) Scrum
9 14 (29.17%) Rational Rose
10 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
10 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
11 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
11 9 (18.75%) Derivative
11 9 (18.75%) SOA
11 9 (18.75%) Java

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (8.33%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.25%) Ingres
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) CppUnit
1 15 (31.25%) GoogleTest
1 15 (31.25%) Ant
1 15 (31.25%) ClearCase
1 15 (31.25%) NUnit
1 15 (31.25%) Subversion
2 14 (29.17%) Rational Rose
3 4 (8.33%) ClearQuest
4 3 (6.25%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.08%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) JMeter
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
1 6 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Publishing
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
2 9 (18.75%) Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) C Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Chief Technology Officer
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Motif
2 8 (16.67%) XML
3 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) .NET
4 6 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (8.33%) Middleware
5 4 (8.33%) JSP
5 4 (8.33%) HTML
5 4 (8.33%) J2EE
5 4 (8.33%) CSS3
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Sling
5 4 (8.33%) HTML5
5 4 (8.33%) JSR 170
5 4 (8.33%) WCF
6 3 (6.25%) wxWidgets
6 3 (6.25%) REST
6 3 (6.25%) XSLT
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Derivative
3 3 (6.25%) Taxonomies
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) UNIX
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) OO
2 19 (39.58%) UML
3 18 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 17 (35.42%) Unified Process
4 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (35.42%) Project Management
5 16 (33.33%) Use Case
6 15 (31.25%) OOD
6 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 14 (29.17%) Scrum
8 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
8 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
9 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
9 9 (18.75%) SOA
10 8 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
12 6 (12.50%) Analytics
13 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
14 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) C
2 9 (18.75%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) C++
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.25%) C#
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Korn
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) sed
7 1 (2.08%) AWK
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe
1 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Talend
3 1 (2.08%) WSO2
3 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.08%) webMethods
3 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
Middlesex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago