Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for RUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RUP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 177 193
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 13
East of England median daily rate - £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.44% +5.88%
England median daily rate £500 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +31.39%

RUP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4224 3904 4675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.44% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 2265 2738
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 309 391
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.45
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing RUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for RUP in the East of England

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RUP in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in the East of England

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in the East of England