The table below looks at the statistics for the RAD Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Developer (RAD) Developer
Rank 563 538 549
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 17 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.091% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.096% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 36 18
Average daily rate £585 £500 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £380
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RAD Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

RAD Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RAD Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RAD Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

RAD Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

RAD Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RAD Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

RAD Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 16 £585 +17.00%
West Midlands - 1 - -
RAD Developer
UK

RAD Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited RAD Developer in their job title 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 with RAD Developer in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) RAD
2 33 (80.49%) VBA
3 29 (70.73%) C#
4 24 (58.54%) Front Office
5 16 (39.02%) SQL
6 15 (36.59%) .NET
7 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
8 13 (31.71%) Finance
9 11 (26.83%) Java
10 10 (24.39%) Windows
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
11 9 (21.95%) Derivative
12 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
12 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.07%) HTML
13 7 (17.07%) Oracle
13 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
13 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.07%) Banking
14 6 (14.63%) OO
14 6 (14.63%) Bloomberg
14 6 (14.63%) Analytics
14 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
15 5 (12.20%) Equity Derivative
15 5 (12.20%) Python
15 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
15 5 (12.20%) Equities
15 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
15 5 (12.20%) Sybase

RAD Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited RAD Developer in their job title 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 with RAD Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) MS Access
3 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 24 (58.54%) Front Office
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
4 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.44%) ADO
7 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Derivative
2 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Equities
3 5 (12.20%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (7.32%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) RAD
2 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) Analytics
4 6 (14.63%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.76%) Market Making
6 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (7.32%) Equity Research
7 3 (7.32%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) DNA
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
9 1 (2.44%) Cutover Planning
9 1 (2.44%) ETL Development
9 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.44%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) VBA
2 29 (70.73%) C#
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.20%) Python
7 4 (9.76%) C++
7 4 (9.76%) Perl
7 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.32%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) R
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Bloomberg
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) Reuters
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau