The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 551 526 483
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -43
Contract jobs citing RUP 101 147 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 72
Median daily rate £468 £421 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £548 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44299 46946 44879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.12% 81.11% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29375 30672 28106
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1305 1228
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RUP
Daily Rate Trend

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RUP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RUP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

RUP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RUP within the UK.

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RUP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 99 £468 +10.78% 20
West Midlands -18 33 £400 -
London +3 31 £500 +5.26% 5
Shropshire -16 26 £375 +12.78%
Telford -14 23 £375 +12.78%
South East +7 15 £438 +2.94% 3
City of London +15 8 £425 -19.04%
Hampshire +6 6 £375 -11.13% 1
East Midlands - 6 £463 - 3
North West +16 5 £363 - 4
South West +16 5 £399 +13.92%
West Sussex +3 4 £475 -
Manchester -8 4 £425 - 4
Nottingham - 4 - - 2
Swindon - 4 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 3
Wiltshire - 4 £350 -
Warwickshire - 4 £495 -
East of England +3 3 £470 -1.05%
Oxfordshire - 3 £400 -
Worthing -21 2 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £560 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Havant - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
Wales +5 1 - -
Cheshire +3 1 £300 -
Chester +2 1 £300 -

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 with a requirement for RUP.

1 146 (71.92%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (47.78%) Waterfall
3 80 (39.41%) Java
4 64 (31.53%) Oracle
5 60 (29.56%) SQL
6 55 (27.09%) Scrum
7 43 (21.18%) UML
7 43 (21.18%) OO
8 37 (18.23%) Spring
9 36 (17.73%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (17.24%) J2EE
11 34 (16.75%) Data Modelling
12 32 (15.76%) Maven
13 31 (15.27%) Linux
13 31 (15.27%) SDLC
14 30 (14.78%) Git (software)
14 30 (14.78%) Project Planning
14 30 (14.78%) ClearQuest
15 29 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
16 28 (13.79%) Finance
16 28 (13.79%) Pega
17 27 (13.30%) JIRA
17 27 (13.30%) Test Strategy
17 27 (13.30%) Web Services
18 26 (12.81%) Unix
18 26 (12.81%) RAD
18 26 (12.81%) Software Architecture
19 25 (12.32%) XML
19 25 (12.32%) ClearCase
20 24 (11.82%) PL/SQL

RUP
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.88%) WebLogic
2 14 (6.90%) Confluence
3 13 (6.40%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.40%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (3.94%) JBoss
5 6 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.46%) Documentum
7 4 (1.97%) CMS
7 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.97%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.99%) Apache
8 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.49%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.49%) Jetty
9 1 (0.49%) nginx
9 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.49%) SAS
9 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (3.94%) MS Excel
1 8 (3.94%) MS Office
2 6 (2.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (1.97%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 3 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.99%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) Bluemix
1 8 (3.94%) IBM Cloud
2 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.97%) SaaS
3 2 (0.99%) IaaS
3 2 (0.99%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.97%) Broadband
1 4 (1.97%) Internet
2 2 (0.99%) VoIP
3 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
2 20 (9.85%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 13 (6.40%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (5.42%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.93%) MySQL
8 8 (3.94%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (3.45%) Big Data
10 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (1.97%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.97%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.97%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.97%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (15.76%) Maven
2 30 (14.78%) ClearQuest
2 30 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 27 (13.30%) JIRA
4 25 (12.32%) ClearCase
5 18 (8.87%) Ant
6 16 (7.88%) Subversion
7 11 (5.42%) CA Gen
7 11 (5.42%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.45%) JUnit
9 6 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.96%) Selenium
9 6 (2.96%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.48%) CppUnit
12 3 (1.48%) GoogleTest
12 3 (1.48%) NUnit
12 3 (1.48%) Ranorex
12 3 (1.48%) Testopia
General
1 28 (13.79%) Finance
2 20 (9.85%) Retail
3 7 (3.45%) Marketing
4 6 (2.96%) Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Front Office
5 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Automotive
6 1 (0.49%) Games
6 1 (0.49%) Legal
6 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (33.99%) Architect
2 65 (32.02%) Developer
3 29 (14.29%) Analyst
4 28 (13.79%) Software Architect
5 26 (12.81%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (11.82%) Business Analyst
7 21 (10.34%) Designer
8 20 (9.85%) Java Architect
8 20 (9.85%) Java Developer
9 18 (8.87%) Senior Developer
10 17 (8.37%) Solutions Designer
11 13 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (5.91%) Java Software Architect
13 10 (4.93%) Technical Architect
14 9 (4.43%) Senior Architect
15 8 (3.94%) J2EE Developer
15 8 (3.94%) Java Solutions Architect
15 8 (3.94%) Java Technical Architect
15 8 (3.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 7 (3.45%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.23%) Spring
2 35 (17.24%) J2EE
3 27 (13.30%) Web Services
4 25 (12.32%) XML
5 16 (7.88%) JSP
6 15 (7.39%) CSS
6 15 (7.39%) HTML
6 15 (7.39%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (7.39%) Spring Boot
7 14 (6.90%) SOAP
8 13 (6.40%) .NET
8 13 (6.40%) JDBC
8 13 (6.40%) JSON
9 11 (5.42%) Servlets
10 8 (3.94%) Java EE
10 8 (3.94%) jQuery
11 7 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 7 (3.45%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.45%) REST
12 6 (2.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.97%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (1.97%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.48%) Derivative
5 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.49%) CMDB
7 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.49%) Equities
7 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.27%) Linux
2 26 (12.81%) Unix
3 11 (5.42%) Windows
4 4 (1.97%) Solaris
5 2 (0.99%) VME
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (71.92%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (47.78%) Waterfall
3 55 (27.09%) Scrum
4 43 (21.18%) OO
4 43 (21.18%) UML
5 36 (17.73%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (16.75%) Data Modelling
7 31 (15.27%) SDLC
8 30 (14.78%) Project Planning
9 27 (13.30%) Test Strategy
10 26 (12.81%) RAD
10 26 (12.81%) Software Architecture
11 24 (11.82%) Business Analysis
11 24 (11.82%) SOA
12 22 (10.84%) Open Source
13 20 (9.85%) E-Commerce
14 18 (8.87%) Process Improvement
15 17 (8.37%) Technical Architecture
15 17 (8.37%) User Stories
16 16 (7.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 80 (39.41%) Java
2 60 (29.56%) SQL
3 24 (11.82%) PL/SQL
4 22 (10.84%) Shell Script
5 13 (6.40%) C#
5 13 (6.40%) Perl
6 11 (5.42%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.43%) AspectJ
8 7 (3.45%) COBOL
9 6 (2.96%) C
10 5 (2.46%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.46%) Scala
11 4 (1.97%) Python
12 2 (0.99%) Clojure
12 2 (0.99%) Groovy
12 2 (0.99%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.88%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.93%) Degree
4 4 (1.97%) ISEB
5 3 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.99%) PMP
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) QA
2 7 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) SAS 70
System Software
1 5 (2.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) vSphere
2 1 (0.49%) Xen
2 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (8.37%) Puppet
2 4 (1.97%) Grafana
2 4 (1.97%) Graphite
3 3 (1.48%) CA Service Virtualization
3 3 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.99%) Ansible
4 2 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.49%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.49%) Nagios
5 1 (0.49%) Terraform
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (31.53%) Oracle
2 28 (13.79%) Pega
3 17 (8.37%) IBM
4 16 (7.88%) WSO2
5 15 (7.39%) Informatica
5 15 (7.39%) Microsoft
6 13 (6.40%) webMethods
7 10 (4.93%) ATG
8 9 (4.43%) BEA
9 6 (2.96%) SAP
10 5 (2.46%) hybris
11 4 (1.97%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.97%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.97%) Retek
12 3 (1.48%) Actimize
12 3 (1.48%) CA
12 3 (1.48%) HP
12 3 (1.48%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.48%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.99%) Atlassian
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