The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for OpenUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenUP over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Open Unified Process
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 423 409
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14  
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 8 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.027% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 8
Median daily rate £515 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.71% -20.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £408 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £468 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £501 £500 -
% change year-on-year +0.10% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenUP 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17711 18496 19220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12688 13519 13610
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 159 261
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

OpenUP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing OpenUP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenUP in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenUP in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenUP in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenUP in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OpenUP in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
City of London - 1 £625 - 1
OpenUP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenUP 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 London region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) WildFly
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Toad
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) BPR
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Finance

OpenUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (27.27%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) KDB
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) AWS Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 3 (27.27%) TOGAF Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) D3.js
1 1 (9.09%) Django
1 1 (9.09%) React
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SOQL
2 1 (9.09%) SOSL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) EMIR
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com