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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Process 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
Unified Process
Rank 244 235 229
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.033% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £438
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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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%

Unified Process
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Unified Process
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 Unified Process 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 - - - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Unified Process
England

Unified Process
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 Unified Process 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 Unified Process.

1 15 (93.75%) RUP
1 15 (93.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (87.50%) GoogleTest
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) ClearCase
2 14 (87.50%) C
2 14 (87.50%) Ant
2 14 (87.50%) UNIX
2 14 (87.50%) OOD
2 14 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 14 (87.50%) Motif
2 14 (87.50%) NUnit
2 14 (87.50%) Subversion
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) CppUnit
3 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) Use Case
3 13 (81.25%) Project Management
3 13 (81.25%) Rational Rose
4 10 (62.50%) OO
4 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 10 (62.50%) Memory Management
5 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Derivative
6 6 (37.50%) C++
7 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
7 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (18.75%) CruiseControl

Unified Process
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 Unified Process 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 Unified Process. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (18.75%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) GoogleTest
1 14 (87.50%) ClearCase
1 14 (87.50%) Ant
1 14 (87.50%) NUnit
1 14 (87.50%) Subversion
1 14 (87.50%) CppUnit
2 13 (81.25%) Rational Rose
3 3 (18.75%) CruiseControl
3 3 (18.75%) ClearQuest
4 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Motif
2 3 (18.75%) wxWidgets
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) RUP
2 14 (87.50%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) OOD
2 14 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) Use Case
3 13 (81.25%) Project Management
4 10 (62.50%) OO
4 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
4 10 (62.50%) Memory Management
5 9 (56.25%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Kanban
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) SOA
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) webMethods
2 1 (6.25%) Progress
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Talend
2 1 (6.25%) WSO2
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