The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 37 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing RAD 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +142.85%
RAD
Cambridgeshire

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
227 349 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.55% 83.49% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 234 160
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 19
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for RAD.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ciena

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ciena
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft