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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Process
UK
Rank 586 597 585
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Unified Process 1 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.066% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.081% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 28 11
Median daily rate - £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £575 £300
% change year-on-year
- +91.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
36868 40843 39798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.19% 81.72% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 26520 25648
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 £290 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 1195 1050
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 3 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 23 January 2017. 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 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
North West +20 1 - -
England +1 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -

Unified Process
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) RUP
3 5 (71.43%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
5 3 (42.86%) Use Case
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) BPMN
5 3 (42.86%) CRM
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) SOA
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
7 1 (14.29%) iPaaS
7 1 (14.29%) Apigee
7 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
7 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (14.29%) Release Management
7 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (14.29%) REST
7 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source

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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) iPaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) RUP
3 5 (71.43%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
5 3 (42.86%) BPMN
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) CRM
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) Use Case
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) SOA
7 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 1 (14.29%) ERP
7 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apigee
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) webMethods
1 1 (14.29%) Wonderware