Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 - 131
Rank change year-on-year - +131 -14
Contract jobs citing RUP 11 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.50% - 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
Leeds median daily rate £400 - £323
10th Percentile £385 - £310
90th Percentile £421 - £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,883 2,017 2,643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 84.86% 86.12% 87.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,312 1,333 1,805
Leeds median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £270 £270 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 56
Leeds median hourly rate £26.75 £13.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.15% -10.74% +7.67%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.63 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.98 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for RUP in Leeds

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in Leeds

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for RUP.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) DSDM
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Kanban
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (81.82%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) Docker
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Jetty
5 5 (45.45%) AMQP
5 5 (45.45%) JBehave
5 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
5 5 (45.45%) Flask
5 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
5 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (45.45%) JBoss
1 5 (45.45%) Jetty
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
1 5 (45.45%) Tornado
1 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (45.45%) Couchbase
2 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 5 (45.45%) Redis
2 5 (45.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) FitNesse
2 5 (45.45%) JBehave
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 5 (45.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (9.09%) MSTest
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Java Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Camel
2 5 (45.45%) Flask
2 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 5 (45.45%) JMS
2 5 (45.45%) Kafka
2 5 (45.45%) Node.js
2 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (45.45%) Spring Boot
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
1 4 (36.36%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) DSDM
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Kanban
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
3 9 (81.82%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle