The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
RUP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 141 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.05% 80.11% 67.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 81 61
Median daily rate £325 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £11.23 £15.50 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.56% +20.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £20.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire