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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 261 229 244
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Contract jobs citing RUP 13 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.33% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.42% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Median daily rate £320 £436 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.59% +45.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £305
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +39.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
7459 7329 6781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 78.67% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4179 3772
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 258 277
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 6 - - 1
Hampshire -17 3 £313 -7.40% 2
Berkshire -10 2 £320 -28.88%
West Sussex -33 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £415 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for RUP.

1 15 (75.00%) UML
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Ant
2 11 (55.00%) OOD
2 11 (55.00%) Subversion
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) Java
5 6 (30.00%) J2EE
5 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (30.00%) OOP
5 6 (30.00%) JDBC
5 6 (30.00%) JSP
5 6 (30.00%) Servlets
5 6 (30.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) Unix
5 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) IBM
5 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 6 (30.00%) Maven
5 6 (30.00%) AspectJ
5 6 (30.00%) AOP
5 6 (30.00%) JSON
5 6 (30.00%) JIRA
5 6 (30.00%) Use Case
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Ant
1 11 (55.00%) Subversion
2 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
3 5 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 5 (25.00%) CppUnit
3 5 (25.00%) GoogleTest
3 5 (25.00%) NUnit
3 5 (25.00%) Rational Rose
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software Development Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
1 6 (30.00%) JDBC
1 6 (30.00%) JSON
1 6 (30.00%) JSP
1 6 (30.00%) Servlets
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) Motif
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) UML
2 11 (55.00%) OOD
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) AOP
4 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) OOP
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Use Case
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) Memory Management
5 5 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Unified Process
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) MSF
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) AspectJ
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) AWK
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Korn
6 1 (5.00%) sed
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
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