The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 50 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing RAD 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.62% 0.59% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.81% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £370 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.98%
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
419 248 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.57% 72.94% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 171 165
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.80 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for RAD.

1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP HR Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) RUP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP