The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 98 97 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing RAD 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.25% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.32% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £394 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £384
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.06 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.67 -
RAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1311 1262 1184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.83% 78.39% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 784 629
Median daily rate £425 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 49 52
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £11.21 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

RAD
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

RAD Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the East Midlands region.

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

RAD
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -4 7 £400 -
Derbyshire - 2 £274 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for RAD.

1 11 (91.67%) Data Modelling
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) JUnit
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Spring
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (75.00%) JPA
3 9 (75.00%) JProfiler
3 9 (75.00%) Gradle
4 8 (66.67%) Spring Boot
4 8 (66.67%) Maven
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 7 (58.33%) IntelliJ
5 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
5 7 (58.33%) Perforce
5 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 7 (58.33%) JSON
5 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
5 7 (58.33%) Relational Database

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (75.00%) Gradle
1 9 (75.00%) JProfiler
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 8 (66.67%) Maven
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) IntelliJ
3 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
5 2 (16.67%) Grunt
5 2 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (75.00%) JPA
1 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) Spring Boot
3 7 (58.33%) Ajax
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) Backbone.js
3 7 (58.33%) Java EE
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) Velocity
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Data Modelling
2 10 (83.33%) OO
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (16.67%) Project Management
9 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (16.67%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Perforce