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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 114 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Contract jobs citing RUP 8 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.24% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.30% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Average daily rate
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£363 £279 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.04% -18.01%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+41.14% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
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
1791 1353 1155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.42% 79.87% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1307 878 615
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 40
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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
Leeds -18 7 £350 +59.09% 2
RUP
Yorkshire

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Scrum
3 23 (67.65%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) Unit Testing
5 20 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (58.82%) Finance
6 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
7 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
8 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
8 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
8 12 (35.29%) Coaching
9 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
10 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) HTML
11 9 (26.47%) Java
12 8 (23.53%) CSS
12 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (20.59%) Spring
13 7 (20.59%) Ruby
13 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
13 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (20.59%) ETL
14 6 (17.65%) OLAP
14 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 20 (58.82%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) OLAP
5 6 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (11.76%) MySQL
7 1 (2.94%) DB2
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) Spring
3 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) .NET
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) Struts
5 4 (11.76%) XML
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
6 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
6 3 (8.82%) REST
6 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) PMI
1 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.94%) IVR
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (2.94%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) Scrum
3 22 (64.71%) Unit Testing
4 20 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
5 12 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 12 (35.29%) Coaching
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (20.59%) ETL
8 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (11.76%) UML
9 4 (11.76%) DSDM
9 4 (11.76%) SOA
9 4 (11.76%) MVC
9 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.82%) Analytics
10 3 (8.82%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (11.76%) Python
7 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.82%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Xen
2 1 (2.94%) XenServer
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
1 3 (8.82%) Cobbler
1 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Chordiant
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) EnterpriseDB