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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 232 234 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Contract jobs citing RUP 27 13 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.14% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 27
Average daily rate
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£422 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.86% -7.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.41 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +36.04%
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
7453 6700 5964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.07% 72.06% 71.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4191 3736 3118
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 260 258
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 18 £338 +12.68% 3
Berkshire 0 4 £450 - 2
West Sussex -20 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 39 (59.09%) OO
2 33 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 29 (43.94%) SC Cleared
4 28 (42.42%) UML
5 27 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (34.85%) Configuration Management
7 21 (31.82%) UNIX
8 20 (30.30%) ClearCase
8 20 (30.30%) Linux
8 20 (30.30%) Subversion
9 19 (28.79%) NUnit
9 19 (28.79%) Unified Process
9 19 (28.79%) OOD
9 19 (28.79%) Rational Rose
9 19 (28.79%) C
9 19 (28.79%) Ant
9 19 (28.79%) GoogleTest
9 19 (28.79%) Use Case
9 19 (28.79%) Integration Testing
9 19 (28.79%) CppUnit
10 18 (27.27%) Memory Management
10 18 (27.27%) Multithreading
10 18 (27.27%) Project Management
10 18 (27.27%) Derivative
11 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
11 17 (25.76%) Oracle
12 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (19.70%) C++
13 13 (19.70%) Motif
14 11 (16.67%) Web Services

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (16.67%) Documentum
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.52%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.52%) FileNet
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Firewall
1 6 (9.09%) Intranet
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
1 6 (9.09%) Extranet
2 4 (6.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) ClearCase
1 20 (30.30%) Subversion
2 19 (28.79%) NUnit
2 19 (28.79%) Rational Rose
2 19 (28.79%) Ant
2 19 (28.79%) GoogleTest
2 19 (28.79%) CppUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.03%) JUnit
3 2 (3.03%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) Maven
3 2 (3.03%) Checkstyle
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Architect
2 11 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (9.09%) Designer
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (6.06%) Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Documentum Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Systems Architect
10 1 (1.52%) Software Engineering Manager
10 1 (1.52%) SOA Architect
10 1 (1.52%) GIS Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.52%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Motif
2 11 (16.67%) Web Services
3 10 (15.15%) Middleware
4 7 (10.61%) J2EE
4 7 (10.61%) EJB
5 5 (7.58%) SOAP
5 5 (7.58%) .NET
6 4 (6.06%) HTML
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.06%) JSP
6 4 (6.06%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.06%) Apache Sling
6 4 (6.06%) HTML5
6 4 (6.06%) REST
6 4 (6.06%) CSS3
6 4 (6.06%) JSR 170
7 3 (4.55%) WCF
8 1 (1.52%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (27.27%) Derivative
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
3 3 (4.55%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) UNIX
2 20 (30.30%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Windows
4 7 (10.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) OO
2 28 (42.42%) UML
3 23 (34.85%) Configuration Management
4 19 (28.79%) Unified Process
4 19 (28.79%) OOD
4 19 (28.79%) Use Case
4 19 (28.79%) Integration Testing
5 18 (27.27%) Memory Management
5 18 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 18 (27.27%) Project Management
6 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
7 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.67%) Workflow
9 10 (15.15%) Programme Management
9 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
9 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (12.12%) Time Management
11 7 (10.61%) Protective Monitoring
11 7 (10.61%) DSDM
11 7 (10.61%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) C
2 13 (19.70%) C++
3 8 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) Ruby
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQL
5 1 (1.52%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (43.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) PMP
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) P3O
1 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) webMethods
4 1 (1.52%) Pega
4 1 (1.52%) ESRI
4 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.52%) BEA
4 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.52%) Informatica
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft