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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 215 219 209
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing RUP 42 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £419 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £351 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £672 £448 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £355 £438
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -18.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £34.22
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +16.90%
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
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Berkshire +6 5 £425 - 1
Surrey - 5 £467 - 2
Oxfordshire -21 4 £700 +86.66%
Buckinghamshire -17 1 £500 +17.64% 2
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
3 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (41.67%) OO
4 18 (37.50%) UML
5 17 (35.42%) UNIX
5 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
6 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (33.33%) Project Management
7 15 (31.25%) Subversion
7 15 (31.25%) Unified Process
7 15 (31.25%) Linux
7 15 (31.25%) C
7 15 (31.25%) ClearCase
8 14 (29.17%) OOD
8 14 (29.17%) Ant
8 14 (29.17%) NUnit
8 14 (29.17%) Configuration Management
8 14 (29.17%) Motif
8 14 (29.17%) GoogleTest
8 14 (29.17%) CppUnit
8 14 (29.17%) Use Case
9 13 (27.08%) Rational Rose
10 11 (22.92%) Scrum
11 10 (20.83%) Java
11 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
11 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
12 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
12 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (18.75%) Derivative

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) Documentum
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.25%) Ingres
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Subversion
1 15 (31.25%) ClearCase
2 14 (29.17%) Ant
2 14 (29.17%) NUnit
2 14 (29.17%) GoogleTest
2 14 (29.17%) CppUnit
3 13 (27.08%) Rational Rose
4 4 (8.33%) ClearQuest
5 3 (6.25%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.17%) JUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.17%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.17%) Checkstyle
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
1 6 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Architect
1 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) C Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Designer
6 3 (6.25%) Chief Technology Officer
6 3 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.08%) SOA Architect
8 1 (2.08%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) Motif
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 6 (12.50%) XML
3 6 (12.50%) .NET
3 6 (12.50%) Middleware
4 5 (10.42%) J2EE
4 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.42%) CSS
5 4 (8.33%) JSP
5 4 (8.33%) HTML
5 4 (8.33%) HTML5
5 4 (8.33%) JSR 170
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Sling
5 4 (8.33%) CSS3
6 3 (6.25%) REST
6 3 (6.25%) WCF
6 3 (6.25%) wxWidgets
7 1 (2.08%) jQuery
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Derivative
3 3 (6.25%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) UNIX
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) OO
2 18 (37.50%) UML
3 17 (35.42%) Software Engineering
4 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (33.33%) Project Management
5 15 (31.25%) Unified Process
6 14 (29.17%) OOD
6 14 (29.17%) Configuration Management
6 14 (29.17%) Use Case
7 11 (22.92%) Scrum
8 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
8 10 (20.83%) Memory Management
9 9 (18.75%) Integration Testing
9 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (18.75%) SOA
9 9 (18.75%) TOGAF
10 8 (16.67%) Programme Management
11 6 (12.50%) Analytics
12 5 (10.42%) Time Management
13 4 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) C
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) C++
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.33%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) sed
6 1 (2.08%) Korn
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) AWK
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 23 (47.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) P3O
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe
1 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) webMethods
4 1 (2.08%) Talend
4 1 (2.08%) WSO2
4 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
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