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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Process
Rank 244 228 244
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.046% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.064% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£262 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.29% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £375 £314
% change year-on-year
-30.66% +19.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6767 6276 6920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.84% 71.75% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3811 3439 3310
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 246 324
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.84 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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
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Unified Process
England

Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (100.00%) RUP
2 10 (90.91%) UML
2 10 (90.91%) Use Case
3 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) C
3 9 (81.82%) ClearCase
3 9 (81.82%) OOD
3 9 (81.82%) Rational Rose
3 9 (81.82%) Project Management
3 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
3 9 (81.82%) Subversion
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
4 8 (72.73%) Motif
4 8 (72.73%) NUnit
4 8 (72.73%) Ant
4 8 (72.73%) CppUnit
4 8 (72.73%) GoogleTest
5 6 (54.55%) OO
6 5 (45.45%) Derivative
6 5 (45.45%) Memory Management
6 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
8 1 (9.09%) ERP
8 1 (9.09%) IBM
8 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
8 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server

Unified Process
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.09%) NetWeaver
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) ClearCase
1 9 (81.82%) Rational Rose
1 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 8 (72.73%) NUnit
2 8 (72.73%) CppUnit
2 8 (72.73%) GoogleTest
2 8 (72.73%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Motif
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) RUP
2 10 (90.91%) UML
2 10 (90.91%) Use Case
3 9 (81.82%) OOD
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
3 9 (81.82%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
5 5 (45.45%) Memory Management
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) webMethods
1 1 (9.09%) Talend
1 1 (9.09%) WSO2