Period
to 22 July 2017

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 July 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)
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 152 139
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13 -16
Contract jobs citing RUP 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.13% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Leeds median daily rate £400 £448 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.61% -3.24% +110.23%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% +31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

RUP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1899 2629 2545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.63% 88.10% 86.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1853 1799
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £243
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 43
Leeds median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -21.94% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.53
90th Percentile £39.50 £19.71 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +11.28%

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 July 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban

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 3 (75.00%) CloudStack
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) React
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) Xen
1 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle