The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 27 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.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 403 369
Rank change year-on-year +8 -34  
Contract jobs citing RUP 29 24 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 48
Median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £471 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £650 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +27.77% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 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 18040 18590 18928
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.66% 85.36% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12911 13593 13436
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 £625 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 157 253
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £46.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RUP in London

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in London

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RUP in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RUP in London

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in London

RUP
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 RUP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 4 £525 - 1
Croydon -3 1 - -
RUP
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for RUP.

1 50 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (83.64%) Scrum
3 26 (47.27%) DSDM
4 21 (38.18%) ITIL
4 21 (38.18%) UML
5 20 (36.36%) Waterfall
6 19 (34.55%) Project Management
7 18 (32.73%) TDD
8 17 (30.91%) Service Delivery
8 17 (30.91%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (29.09%) MAPM
9 16 (29.09%) Programme Management
9 16 (29.09%) RAD
9 16 (29.09%) Java
9 16 (29.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 15 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
11 13 (23.64%) J2EE
11 13 (23.64%) OO
11 13 (23.64%) SOAP
11 13 (23.64%) Web Services
12 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
12 12 (21.82%) JBoss
12 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
12 12 (21.82%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (21.82%) Spring
12 12 (21.82%) Finance
12 12 (21.82%) REST
12 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
12 12 (21.82%) Open Source
12 12 (21.82%) Degree

RUP
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 12 (21.82%) JBoss
1 12 (21.82%) WebLogic
2 11 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.64%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.45%) GitHub
2 3 (5.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.45%) MOLAP
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Ant
2 2 (3.64%) ERwin
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (3.64%) Toad
2 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.82%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.82%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.82%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.82%) XMLSpy
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Developer
2 14 (25.45%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (18.18%) Hybris Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Business Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Programmer
6 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Software Programmer
7 5 (9.09%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) ETL Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Project Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.45%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) J2EE
1 13 (23.64%) SOAP
1 13 (23.64%) Web Services
2 12 (21.82%) JSTL
2 12 (21.82%) REST
2 12 (21.82%) Spring
3 11 (20.00%) Struts
4 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.64%) .NET
5 2 (3.64%) HTML
5 2 (3.64%) XML
6 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.82%) JAXB
6 1 (1.82%) JSP
6 1 (1.82%) Middleware
6 1 (1.82%) Swing
6 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Fintech
3 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Unix
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (83.64%) Scrum
3 26 (47.27%) DSDM
4 21 (38.18%) ITIL
4 21 (38.18%) UML
5 20 (36.36%) Waterfall
6 19 (34.55%) Project Management
7 18 (32.73%) TDD
8 17 (30.91%) Service Delivery
8 17 (30.91%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (29.09%) Programme Management
9 16 (29.09%) RAD
9 16 (29.09%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 15 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
11 13 (23.64%) OO
12 12 (21.82%) E-Commerce
12 12 (21.82%) Open Source
12 12 (21.82%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (20.00%) Validation
14 10 (18.18%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) Java
2 9 (16.36%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.45%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.64%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) R
6 1 (1.82%) C
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) MAPM
2 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.64%) PMP
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) hybris
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.82%) BEA
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Pega
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) webMethods
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