The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £452 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
RAD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
668 571 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.96% 76.85% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 380 318
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £19.50 £7.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RAD across the Birmingham region.

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the Birmingham region.

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

RAD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RAD 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for RAD.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Access Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Access VBA Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Excel Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Excel VBA Developer
1 1 (100.00%) RAD Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VBA Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle