The table below looks at the statistics for the RAD Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RAD Developer
Rank 197 209 212
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 6 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 10
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£423 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £550 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £627 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RAD Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5454 6536 7200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.47% 92.37% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3999 4755 5149
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 136 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £30.25 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

RAD Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RAD Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

RAD Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

RAD Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RAD Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

RAD Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RAD Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited RAD Developer in their job title 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 with RAD Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) RAD
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) VBA
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) Front Office
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) Derivative
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
7 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
7 1 (11.11%) Use Case
7 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
7 1 (11.11%) Greeks
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) MVVM

RAD Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited RAD Developer in their job title 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 with RAD Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) RAD
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Greeks
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) VBA
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase