The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England / South West
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +111.11%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2237 2445 2510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.49% 81.69% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1669 1643
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 124 87
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RUP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for RUP.

1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Puppet
3 6 (54.55%) Ansible
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) DSDM
3 6 (54.55%) VoIP
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) Use Case
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Service Design
4 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 5 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 5 (45.45%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) ISEB
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Head of Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Requirements Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Head of Digital
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) DSDM
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Service Design
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Ansible
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) IBM