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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - 62 64
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.02% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £383 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £431 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.08%
RUP
Wales

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
395 492 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 78.69% 80.92% 81.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 378 361
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.85 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.80% -38.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £9.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £26.25 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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