The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Process skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unified Process over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Process
Rank 618 617 608
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 3 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.049% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.060% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 17
Median daily rate £625 £500 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +64.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £575 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +91.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%

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
41059 44815 43569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.50% 81.16% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27372 29040 28392
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1342 1199
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Unified Process
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Unified Process Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unified Process
Daily Rate Trend

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

Unified Process Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Unified Process
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Unified Process Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Unified Process
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Process within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +1 3 £625 +25.00% 1
London -15 1 £625 +25.00% 1
West Midlands - 1 £625 -
Warwickshire - 1 £625 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £625 -

Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unified Process 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 Unified Process.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) RUP
3 8 (61.54%) UML
3 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
5 5 (38.46%) Data Management
5 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 5 (38.46%) Master Data Management
6 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
6 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
6 4 (30.77%) Big Data
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (30.77%) Data Lake
6 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
6 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Use Case
7 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Middleware
7 3 (23.08%) webMethods

Unified Process
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 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) iPaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Data Lake
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Data Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Data Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware Architect
4 3 (23.08%) webMethods Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
6 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Architect
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Architect
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) JTA
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Servlets
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Struts
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) RUP
3 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
5 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
5 5 (38.46%) Data Management
5 5 (38.46%) Master Data Management
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Data Transformation
6 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
6 4 (30.77%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) CRM
7 3 (23.08%) Service Management
7 3 (23.08%) Use Case
7 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Apigee
2 3 (23.08%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) ATG
3 1 (7.69%) Demandware
3 1 (7.69%) hybris
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle