Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for RUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RUP over the 6 months to 19 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.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 332 336
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 -10
Contract jobs citing RUP 11 33 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.066% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 25
South East median daily rate £750 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -5.88% +39.49%
10th Percentile £673 £336 £370
90th Percentile £875 £514 £519
England median daily rate £500 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
England median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +31.39%

RUP 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13737 13730 15709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.82% 82.62% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8241 8306 9370
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 548 602
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.68 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RUP in the South East

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in the South East

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RUP in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RUP in the South East

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in the South East

RUP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex -4 8 £750 +57.89%
Thames Valley -11 1 £700 +75.00%
Buckinghamshire -26 1 £700 -
Surrey - 1 £675 -
RUP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for RUP.

1 11 (100.00%) UML
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) SAP
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
4 8 (72.73%) Change Management
4 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 8 (72.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (72.73%) TOGAF
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (72.73%) SaaS
4 8 (72.73%) IaaS
4 8 (72.73%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) iPaaS
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
4 8 (72.73%) Workday
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Process Management
6 2 (18.18%) Intranet
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) Extranet
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) EJB
6 2 (18.18%) EAI

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (72.73%) IaaS
1 8 (72.73%) iPaaS
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (72.73%) SaaS
1 8 (72.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Extranet
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) AWS Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) EAI Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Strategy Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) EJB
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) UML
2 8 (72.73%) Change Management
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (72.73%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) DSDM
4 2 (18.18%) EAI
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) SSADM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) SAP
3 8 (72.73%) Workday
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Pega