The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 134 133 112
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing RUP 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £395 £550 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +71.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £345 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.55% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.08%
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
2439 2400 1767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 84.66% 81.33% 77.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1623 1700 1117
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 58 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +43.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing RUP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 4 £375 -31.81% 4
South Yorkshire - 1 £448 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) RAD
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
6 2 (16.67%) DSDM
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) V-Model
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CloudStack
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
2 2 (16.67%) Testopia
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Designer
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SSIS Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) RAD
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) DSDM
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
1 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Cobbler
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle