The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Process 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 Unified Process over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Process
England / South East
Rank - 247 240
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.030% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £575 £300
% change year-on-year
- +91.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%

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
5871 6558 7112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.95% 78.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3475 3950 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 287 240
Median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.88 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Unified Process
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Unified Process as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unified Process Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Unified Process
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unified Process across the South East region.

Unified Process Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Unified Process
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process across the South East region.

Unified Process Hourly Rate Trend in the South East