The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RIA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £408 £513
% change year-on-year
+16.56% -20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 - -
RIA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Miscellaneous Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
38 88 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 33.33% 53.33% 50.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 55 33
Median daily rate £510 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing RIA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf