The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 28 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.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 19 14
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5  
Contract jobs citing RUP 4 59 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.22% 13.82% 11.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 15.49% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £475 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -30.85% +2.94%  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 155 381 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 86.11% 89.23% 88.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 111 90
Median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in Shropshire

RUP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Telford -9 4 - - 1
RUP
West Midlands

RUP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 9 (90.00%) Unix
1 9 (90.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (80.00%) webMethods
2 8 (80.00%) Informatica
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) J2EE
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) BEA
4 6 (60.00%) CA Gen
5 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Pega
6 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Perl
6 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
6 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (20.00%) Big Data
8 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
8 2 (20.00%) Analytics

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) CA Gen
2 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (20.00%) ClearQuest
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) webMethods Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Documentum Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Informatica
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) webMethods
2 7 (70.00%) BEA
3 5 (50.00%) Pega
4 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
Telford, Shropshire
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