The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA 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 RIA over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 172 207 206
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -1
Contract jobs citing RIA 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.018% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.047% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.52 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
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London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1386 2120 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.05% 38.98% 37.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1096 1677 1532
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 38 46
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.48 £39.05 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RIA
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 RIA across the City of London region.

RIA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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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 RIA across the City of London region.

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RIA 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 RIA.

1 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Typography
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) Photography
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) YUI
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

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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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Interaction Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Photography
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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