The first table below looks at the demand for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RAD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £27.48 -
% change year-on-year
+67.39% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 351 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 74.02% 58.70% 66.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 177 269
Average daily rate £370 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 32 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.60 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
RAD
East of England

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

RAD
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 - - 2
Peterborough - - - -
RAD
East of England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (11.11%) EPoS
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle