The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 22 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 136 130
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing RUP 1 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.050% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.45% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 5
Median daily rate - £454 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +16.66% +5.88%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1697 2424 2474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.34% 86.82% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1697 1719
Median daily rate £410 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.52% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 55
Median hourly rate £15.93 £17.69 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.93% +14.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £28.50 £45.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

RUP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RUP in Yorkshire

RUP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RUP in Yorkshire

RUP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
West Yorkshire +16 1 - - 7
RUP
England

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

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) React

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet