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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 103 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing RUP 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.65% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £359 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £34.22
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +16.90%
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
1441 1228 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.32% 76.70% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 757 627
Average daily rate £388 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £12.80 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £167.50 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014. 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 4 £350 +3.09% 2
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
RUP
Yorkshire

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) OLAP
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) DSDM
4 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
4 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
4 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
4 5 (38.46%) Cobbler
4 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 5 (38.46%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) VMware

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.69%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) OLAP
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (38.46%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Database Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Database Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 5 (38.46%) DSDM
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) RAD
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenServer
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
1 5 (38.46%) Cobbler
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago