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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 37 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing RAD 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.61% 0.79% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.96% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-20.98% +22.72%
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
232 314 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 70.30% 82.85% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 166 58
Average daily rate £385 £376 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.39% +3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 46 21
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) BPR
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA