The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 68 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RUP 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.67% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £513 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -28.82% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 636 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.10% 85.60% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 356 346
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -18.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in Milton Keynes

RUP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for RUP.

1 5 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) RAD
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) RAD
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Process
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared