The table below looks at the statistics for RUP 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 RUP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 139 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing RUP 7 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.91% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.10% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Average daily rate £470 £475 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £313 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.41
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
RUP
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
2399 2451 1907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.85% 82.61% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1684 1603 1258
Average daily rate £425 £368 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +8.88%
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 62 46
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RUP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RUP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RUP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RUP across the Yorkshire region.

RUP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RUP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Yorkshire - 4 £465 - 1
West Yorkshire -27 3 £475 -13.63% 4
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) RAD
2 5 (41.67%) DSDM
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Cobbler
2 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Xen
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (25.00%) CloudStack
4 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 3 (25.00%) XenServer
4 3 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (25.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) Testopia
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Designer
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) DSDM
2 5 (41.67%) RAD
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Server Building
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
1 3 (25.00%) Xen
1 3 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Cobbler
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
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