The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 53 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RUP 15 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.29% - 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% - 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£383 - £282
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 - £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £34.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 420 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.66% 74.73% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 305 228
Average daily rate £356 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.70 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

RUP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cardiff - 11 £383 -
Newport - 4 - -
RUP
Wales

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (100.00%) DSDM
2 16 (94.12%) Java
3 15 (88.24%) J2EE
3 15 (88.24%) OO
4 14 (82.35%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
5 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (76.47%) XML
5 13 (76.47%) SOAP
5 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
6 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
6 12 (70.59%) Open Source
6 12 (70.59%) Web Services
6 12 (70.59%) CSS
6 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
6 12 (70.59%) HTML
6 12 (70.59%) SQL
6 12 (70.59%) XSLT
6 12 (70.59%) JSF
6 12 (70.59%) Scrum
7 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
7 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
7 11 (64.71%) Maven
7 11 (64.71%) TDD
7 11 (64.71%) Subversion
7 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
7 11 (64.71%) Confluence
7 11 (64.71%) Spring
7 11 (64.71%) Test Automation

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (64.71%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
3 3 (17.65%) SAS
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
4 1 (5.88%) ArcSDE
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) nginx
4 1 (5.88%) JBoss
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
2 11 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (64.71%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Subversion
1 11 (64.71%) Maven
1 11 (64.71%) JIRA
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
1 11 (64.71%) Hudson
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
1 11 (64.71%) Spock
1 11 (64.71%) Geb
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) J2EE
2 13 (76.47%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) SOAP
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) XSLT
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) JSF
4 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
4 11 (64.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Dojo
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DSDM
2 15 (88.24%) OO
3 14 (82.35%) OOA/OOD
3 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (70.59%) Scrum
5 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (70.59%) Open Source
6 11 (64.71%) DevOps
6 11 (64.71%) SDLC
6 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
6 11 (64.71%) Release Management
6 11 (64.71%) TDD
7 10 (58.82%) Pair Programming
8 4 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
8 4 (23.53%) UML
8 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (17.65%) Requirements Management
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) Twitter
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.88%) ESRI