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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank - - 140
Contract jobs citing RDF 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £656 £638 £488
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +30.70%
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
1946 2137 2247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.95% 77.23% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1212 1253
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 157 151
Median hourly rate £27.44 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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