The table below looks at the statistics for RDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing RDF 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £656 £625 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RDF
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1966 2333 2239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.21% 78.31% 75.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1409 1285
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 162 153
Median hourly rate £27.62 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RDF
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

RDF Daily Rate Trend in the East of England