Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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.

Open Unified Process
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 604 600
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 -9
Contract jobs citing OpenUP 17 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.033% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.038% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 13
London median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £189 £412 £382
90th Percentile £628 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £488 £463
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £12.50
England median hourly rate - - £12.50

OpenUP 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40487 39001 39528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.22% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29443 28001 28255
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 404 472
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.09 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

OpenUP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing OpenUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenUP in London

OpenUP
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

OpenUP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenUP in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenUP in London

OpenUP
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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Service Management
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) React
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
2 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) WildFly
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
4 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) PMO
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Scala

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 (17.65%) WildFly
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Trac
1 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) AWS Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) React
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) Akka
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) BBC
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITSM
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Informatics
4 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Scala
3 1 (5.88%) ES6
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat