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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 233 232 207
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Contract jobs citing RUP 27 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.19% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 16
Average daily rate
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£422 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.86% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £333 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £300 £333
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £28.71
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +24.52%
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
7223 6731 5985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.14% 73.99% 71.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4196 3724 3142
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 258 273
Average hourly rate £22.83 £31.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.09% +5.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +5 16 £375 +25.20% 1
West Sussex - 7 £465 -
Berkshire - 3 £550 - 3
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 37 (69.81%) OO
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle
3 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
3 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
4 21 (39.62%) UML
5 20 (37.74%) UNIX
6 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
6 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (30.19%) Use Case
7 16 (30.19%) Unified Process
8 15 (28.30%) Subversion
8 15 (28.30%) Integration Testing
8 15 (28.30%) Ant
9 14 (26.42%) C
9 14 (26.42%) Linux
9 14 (26.42%) ClearCase
9 14 (26.42%) OOD
9 14 (26.42%) Rational Rose
9 14 (26.42%) Derivative
9 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
9 14 (26.42%) CppUnit
9 14 (26.42%) NUnit
9 14 (26.42%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (26.42%) Memory Management
9 14 (26.42%) GoogleTest
10 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
11 11 (20.75%) Project Management
11 11 (20.75%) C++
11 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (13.21%) Documentum
2 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.89%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) FTP
2 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Extranet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.89%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Ant
1 15 (28.30%) Subversion
2 14 (26.42%) ClearCase
2 14 (26.42%) Rational Rose
2 14 (26.42%) CppUnit
2 14 (26.42%) GoogleTest
2 14 (26.42%) NUnit
3 5 (9.43%) CA Gen
4 2 (3.77%) XMLSpy
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Designer
4 5 (9.43%) Technical Design Authority
5 4 (7.55%) Documentum Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (3.77%) C Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) J2EE
1 8 (15.09%) Motif
2 6 (11.32%) Middleware
3 5 (9.43%) EJB
3 5 (9.43%) SOAP
3 5 (9.43%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) XML
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (5.66%) JSON
6 2 (3.77%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (3.77%) REST
6 2 (3.77%) XSD
6 2 (3.77%) XSLT
6 2 (3.77%) JMS
6 2 (3.77%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.89%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.89%) Spring
7 1 (1.89%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (26.42%) Derivative
3 1 (1.89%) W3C
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) UNIX
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Windows
4 9 (16.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) OO
2 22 (41.51%) Configuration Management
3 21 (39.62%) UML
4 16 (30.19%) Unified Process
4 16 (30.19%) Use Case
5 15 (28.30%) Integration Testing
6 14 (26.42%) Memory Management
6 14 (26.42%) System Integration Testing
6 14 (26.42%) OOD
6 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
7 12 (22.64%) Waterfall
8 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
8 11 (20.75%) Project Management
9 9 (16.98%) TOGAF
9 9 (16.98%) Office Automation
9 9 (16.98%) Protective Monitoring
10 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) C
2 11 (20.75%) C++
3 9 (16.98%) Java
4 6 (11.32%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) BEA
2 6 (11.32%) webMethods
2 6 (11.32%) Pega
3 5 (9.43%) Informatica
3 5 (9.43%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.89%) ESRI
5 1 (1.89%) GigaSpaces