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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 89 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing RUP 7 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.89% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.13% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Average daily rate
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£344 £340 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £323 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £425 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £25.70
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +59.53%
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
1278 1150 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.36% 79.09% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 620 785
Average daily rate £355 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.26% +116.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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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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 - 4 - -
Leeds -14 1 £350 +2.94% 3
Wetherby - - - - 1
RUP
Yorkshire

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) OLAP
5 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) DSDM
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Cobbler
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) OLAP
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Database Developer
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Database Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) DSDM
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Cobbler
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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