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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 120 114 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs citing RUP 2 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.64% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £415 £325 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% +16.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.73%
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
1701 1874 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 82.77% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1332 852
Median daily rate £420 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Leeds -9 2 £415 +27.69% 3
RUP
Yorkshire

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) V-Model
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Ranorex
5 2 (28.57%) Testopia
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
5 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) QA

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 2 (28.57%) Ranorex
2 2 (28.57%) Testopia
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) SSIS Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) V-Model
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) DSDM
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft