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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 144 169 189
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +20
Contract jobs citing RAD 13 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.51% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.64% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 11
Median daily rate £535 £460 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.30% -12.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+19.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
RAD
London

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
2838 4388 4817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.72% 80.07% 79.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2327 3456 3642
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 43
Median hourly rate £19.00 £29.15 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.81% +34.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 11 (64.71%) VBA
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Sybase
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) MS Office
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) XML
8 4 (23.53%) C#
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
10 2 (11.76%) SDLC
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (11.76%) Analytics
10 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.76%) Front Office
10 2 (11.76%) Scrum
10 2 (11.76%) OO
10 2 (11.76%) C++
11 1 (5.88%) HTML

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Grunt
1 1 (5.88%) gulp
1 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Mocha
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Front Office
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Excel Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Excel VBA Developer
2 6 (35.29%) VBA Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) RAD Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior RAD Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Excel Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior VBA Developer
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JPA
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Struts
3 1 (5.88%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Derivative
1 1 (5.88%) Fintech
1 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) User Stories
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) VBA
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) ES6
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Sybase
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Tableau
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