Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 January 2018 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)
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 74 82
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.99% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.13% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Essex median daily rate - - £475
East of England median daily rate - - £470
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £23.00
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 567 708 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.88% 87.19% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 459 485
Essex median daily rate £490 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £300 £230 £242
90th Percentile £603 £538 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 109 142
Essex median hourly rate £33.17 £34.62 £31.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.20% +9.26% +50.88%
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.00 £45.60
East of England median hourly rate £34.75 £33.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year +5.30% +10.92% +19.00%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing RUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for RUP in Essex

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in Essex

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in Essex