The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 40 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing RAD 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.29% 1.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.97
RAD
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 198 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 70.47% 72.26% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 75 98
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 11 24
Average hourly rate £33.95 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.18% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +5.45%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

RAD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Business Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) DataPower
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) MBA
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SOA

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) DataPower
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Business Development
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP