The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 526 493 501
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +8
Contract jobs citing RAD 87 124 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 94 62
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £320 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.25
RAD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40458 40695 38413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.49% 79.83% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27130 26742 24468
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1073 1145
Median hourly rate £27.62 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.43% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in England

RAD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

RAD Daily Rate Histogram in England

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in England

RAD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
London -28 50 £480 +6.66% 5
East of England +15 14 £470 +10.58% 1
Yorkshire +1 7 £460 +53.33%
South East -14 7 £450 +4.65% 1
West Midlands -22 6 £385 -33.04%
East Midlands - 2 - -
North West -6 1 - -
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RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 England region with a requirement for RAD.

1 120 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (38.25%) SQL
3 55 (30.05%) Finance
4 54 (29.51%) Java
5 48 (26.23%) HTML
6 46 (25.14%) JavaScript
6 46 (25.14%) SQL Server
7 42 (22.95%) Banking
8 39 (21.31%) Web Services
8 39 (21.31%) Waterfall
9 38 (20.77%) Oracle
9 38 (20.77%) C#
10 35 (19.13%) VBA
11 34 (18.58%) CSS
11 34 (18.58%) RUP
12 31 (16.94%) OO
12 31 (16.94%) Microsoft
13 27 (14.75%) Relational Database
14 26 (14.21%) HTML5
14 26 (14.21%) .NET
14 26 (14.21%) Front Office
15 25 (13.66%) Windows
16 24 (13.11%) SDLC
16 24 (13.11%) J2EE
16 24 (13.11%) Data Modelling
17 23 (12.57%) MS Excel
18 22 (12.02%) UML
18 22 (12.02%) MVC
18 22 (12.02%) User Acceptance Testing
19 21 (11.48%) AngularJS

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (7.65%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (3.83%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.83%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.28%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (2.73%) IIS
6 3 (1.64%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.09%) CMS
8 1 (0.55%) Apache
8 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.10%) MS Office
3 7 (3.83%) MS Project
4 5 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Global One
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.55%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.55%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) LAN
2 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.75%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (7.10%) Big Data
5 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.37%) DB2
6 8 (4.37%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.83%) Apache Hive
7 7 (3.83%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.83%) MS Access
7 7 (3.83%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.19%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.09%) DataStage
11 2 (1.09%) FileMaker
11 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Ant
1 12 (6.56%) JIRA
1 12 (6.56%) Subversion
2 11 (6.01%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.46%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (4.37%) Maven
4 8 (4.37%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (3.28%) Apache Ivy
5 6 (3.28%) Grunt
5 6 (3.28%) gulp
5 6 (3.28%) Jasmine
5 6 (3.28%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (3.28%) Mocha
6 4 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.19%) Gradle
6 4 (2.19%) Hudson
6 4 (2.19%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.19%) JUnit
6 4 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 55 (30.05%) Finance
2 42 (22.95%) Banking
3 26 (14.21%) Front Office
4 14 (7.65%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.01%) Marketing
6 5 (2.73%) Advertising
7 4 (2.19%) Retail
8 2 (1.09%) Automotive
8 2 (1.09%) Games
8 2 (1.09%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (46.45%) Developer
2 37 (20.22%) Analyst
3 26 (14.21%) Business Analyst
4 25 (13.66%) RAD Developer
5 21 (11.48%) Architect
5 21 (11.48%) Designer
5 21 (11.48%) Solutions Designer
6 20 (10.93%) VBA Developer
7 18 (9.84%) C# Developer
8 16 (8.74%) Excel Developer
8 16 (8.74%) Java Developer
9 14 (7.65%) Excel VBA Developer
9 14 (7.65%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.01%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.01%) SQL Developer
11 10 (5.46%) Front Office Developer
11 10 (5.46%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (3.28%) Analyst Developer
13 6 (3.28%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (26.23%) HTML
2 39 (21.31%) Web Services
3 34 (18.58%) CSS
4 26 (14.21%) .NET
4 26 (14.21%) HTML5
5 24 (13.11%) J2EE
6 21 (11.48%) AngularJS
6 21 (11.48%) ASP.NET
6 21 (11.48%) XML
7 20 (10.93%) Ajax
8 15 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (8.20%) JSP
8 15 (8.20%) Spring
9 13 (7.10%) Hibernate
10 12 (6.56%) Struts
11 11 (6.01%) JSTL
12 9 (4.92%) jQuery
12 9 (4.92%) JSON
13 8 (4.37%) JNDI
13 8 (4.37%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (5.46%) Web 2.0
2 9 (4.92%) Video on Demand
3 7 (3.83%) Derivative
4 6 (3.28%) User Experience
4 6 (3.28%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.73%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.19%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (2.19%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.19%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.64%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.66%) Windows
2 13 (7.10%) Linux
3 11 (6.01%) Unix
4 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.09%) Solaris
4 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.31%) Waterfall
3 34 (18.58%) RUP
4 31 (16.94%) OO
5 24 (13.11%) Data Modelling
5 24 (13.11%) SDLC
6 22 (12.02%) MVC
6 22 (12.02%) UML
6 22 (12.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (11.48%) Scrum
8 20 (10.93%) SOA
9 19 (10.38%) PRINCE2
9 19 (10.38%) TDD
10 18 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (8.74%) Migration
12 14 (7.65%) Project Management
12 14 (7.65%) Requirements Analysis
12 14 (7.65%) Use Case
13 13 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (38.25%) SQL
2 54 (29.51%) Java
3 46 (25.14%) JavaScript
4 38 (20.77%) C#
5 35 (19.13%) VBA
6 11 (6.01%) C++
6 11 (6.01%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.37%) C
8 7 (3.83%) VB
9 6 (3.28%) ES6
9 6 (3.28%) Python
10 5 (2.73%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.73%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.19%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.19%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.64%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.64%) PHP
13 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (10.93%) Degree
2 11 (6.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.28%) ISEB
5 4 (2.19%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.55%) PhD
7 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.46%) SLA
2 5 (2.73%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.64%) HDFS
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.55%) Control-M
2 1 (0.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 38 (20.77%) Oracle
2 31 (16.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.01%) IBM
4 10 (5.46%) Sybase
5 5 (2.73%) ATG
5 5 (2.73%) Bloomberg
5 5 (2.73%) HP
5 5 (2.73%) hybris
6 4 (2.19%) Google
6 4 (2.19%) Tableau
7 3 (1.64%) Sencha
7 3 (1.64%) Twitter
8 2 (1.09%) CA
8 2 (1.09%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.09%) FatWire
8 2 (1.09%) Omniture
8 2 (1.09%) Perforce
8 2 (1.09%) Rally
8 2 (1.09%) SAP
8 2 (1.09%) Teradata
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