The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 156 187 155
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Contract jobs citing RAD 33 18 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.30% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.38% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 31
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.82% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.48
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4022 4712 4495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.34% 77.67% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3121 3399 3467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RAD
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 across the City of London region.

RAD Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RAD
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

RAD Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RAD
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 across the City of London region.

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 39 (55.71%) VBA
2 30 (42.86%) Front Office
3 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (40.00%) Banking
3 28 (40.00%) SQL
4 25 (35.71%) Finance
5 19 (27.14%) Derivative
6 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 17 (24.29%) Java
8 15 (21.43%) C#
8 15 (21.43%) Degree
9 14 (20.00%) .NET
9 14 (20.00%) Python
10 12 (17.14%) Investment Banking
10 12 (17.14%) Equity Derivative
10 12 (17.14%) Waterfall
11 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.29%) Oracle
13 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
13 9 (12.86%) HTML
13 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
14 8 (11.43%) XML
14 8 (11.43%) Equities
15 7 (10.00%) Scrum
16 6 (8.57%) ETL
16 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
16 6 (8.57%) C++
16 6 (8.57%) Spreadsheet

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (2.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.71%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) MS Project
4 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) MS Access
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) DTS
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Ant
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 30 (42.86%) Front Office
2 28 (40.00%) Banking
3 25 (35.71%) Finance
4 12 (17.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Retail
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) RAD Developer
3 14 (20.00%) VBA Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Excel Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Senior VBA Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Excel VBA Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Spreadsheet Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Python Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Senior Python Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Designer
11 2 (2.86%) SOA Architect
11 2 (2.86%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (12.86%) HTML
3 8 (11.43%) XML
4 2 (2.86%) XSLT
4 2 (2.86%) XHTML
4 2 (2.86%) J2EE
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) WPF
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) SciPy
5 1 (1.43%) NumPy
5 1 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.43%) Matplotlib
5 1 (1.43%) Pandas
5 1 (1.43%) JPA
5 1 (1.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Derivative
2 12 (17.14%) Equity Derivative
3 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.43%) Equities
5 6 (8.57%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.29%) Economics
7 2 (2.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (2.86%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Windows
1 3 (4.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.14%) Waterfall
3 7 (10.00%) Scrum
4 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.57%) ETL
5 5 (7.14%) TDD
5 5 (7.14%) Migration
5 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) Project Management
6 4 (5.71%) OO
6 4 (5.71%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.71%) BDD
7 3 (4.29%) Release Management
7 3 (4.29%) RUP
7 3 (4.29%) SOA
7 3 (4.29%) Change Management
7 3 (4.29%) MVC
7 3 (4.29%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 39 (55.71%) VBA
2 28 (40.00%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) Java
4 15 (21.43%) C#
5 14 (20.00%) Python
6 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.57%) C++
8 5 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.86%) Cython
9 2 (2.86%) Golang
10 1 (1.43%) IPython
10 1 (1.43%) Ada
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PMP
2 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Sybase
4 2 (2.86%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.86%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.43%) Niku
5 1 (1.43%) Planview
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Progress
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
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