The table below looks at the statistics for OpenUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Unified Process
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 - £378
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenUP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2397 2414 1921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.84% 82.56% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1579 1262
Average daily rate £425 £368 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 45
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -28.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.17 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

OpenUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OpenUP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OpenUP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OpenUP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OpenUP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OpenUP 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 OpenUP.

1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) People Management

OpenUP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing OpenUP 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 OpenUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco