The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing RUP 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - - 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £465
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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 431 661 465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.90% 88.72% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 411 305
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £28.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £51.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for RUP.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SSADM
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) webMethods
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) ABAP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (40.00%) Revenue Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP PSCD
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ABAP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) SSADM
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Revenue Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) webMethods