The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RAD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
302 277 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.23% 75.68% 69.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 117 141
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 76
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +3.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £31.00 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RAD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing RAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft