The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 88 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Contract jobs citing RUP 21 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £356 £356
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.35 £27.49
% change year-on-year
- +28.59%
RUP
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1571 1346 974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.34% 77.36% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 867 501
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 28
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £110.00 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

RUP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 13 - -
Leeds -9 4 £313 -22.83% 2
RUP
Yorkshire

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
3 20 (76.92%) SQL
4 19 (73.08%) Finance
5 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
6 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (57.69%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
9 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
10 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (34.62%) Coaching
11 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
13 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (23.08%) OLAP Cube
14 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
14 6 (23.08%) ETL
14 6 (23.08%) OLAP
14 6 (23.08%) .NET
15 5 (19.23%) C#
15 5 (19.23%) HTML
15 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
15 5 (19.23%) UML
15 5 (19.23%) DSDM
15 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (19.23%) MVC

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (57.69%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (23.08%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (23.08%) OLAP
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
2 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (15.38%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) XSD
4 3 (11.54%) XSLT
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
5 1 (3.85%) WinForms
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
3 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 15 (57.69%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (46.15%) Waterfall
6 9 (34.62%) Coaching
7 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
8 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 6 (23.08%) ETL
9 5 (19.23%) UML
9 5 (19.23%) DSDM
9 5 (19.23%) MVC
9 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
11 3 (11.54%) OO
11 3 (11.54%) SOA
11 3 (11.54%) DevOps
12 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) XPath
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) XenServer
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Cobbler
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Perforce
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB