Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 172 159
Rank change year-on-year +25 -13 -22
Contract jobs citing RUP 12 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.083% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.097% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £383 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +17.69% -5.45%
10th Percentile £385 £355 £313
90th Percentile £419 £424 £380
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £383 £344
% change year-on-year +4.58% +11.27% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2588 3108 3727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.74% 86.29% 85.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 2039 2565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 108
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.50 £40.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing RUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for RUP in West Yorkshire

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in West Yorkshire

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in West Yorkshire

RUP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Leeds +19 12 £400 -3.61% 7
RUP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 12 (100.00%) DSDM
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Kanban
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) Puppet
3 9 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) Ruby
4 8 (66.67%) Python
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) Ansible
5 6 (50.00%) Docker
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (50.00%) Node.js
6 5 (41.67%) Redis
6 5 (41.67%) Riak
6 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (41.67%) Kafka
6 5 (41.67%) Couchbase

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (41.67%) JBoss
1 5 (41.67%) Jetty
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) Tornado
1 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (41.67%) Couchbase
2 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) Redis
2 5 (41.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) FitNesse
3 5 (41.67%) JBehave
3 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) Maven
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (50.00%) Node.js
2 5 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Camel
2 5 (41.67%) Flask
2 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 5 (41.67%) JMS
2 5 (41.67%) Kafka
2 5 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) DSDM
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) BDD
2 9 (75.00%) Kanban
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 8 (66.67%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Xen
2 3 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (33.33%) Cobbler
4 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB