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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 529 513 492
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Contract jobs citing RAD 74 108 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 75 83
Median daily rate £463 £563 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £379 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £305
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.41% +240.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +142.85%
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
37964 41054 39822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.80% 81.51% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25471 27018 26370
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 1215 1133
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -30 42 £500 -13.04% 6
North West +3 7 £375 -42.52% 2
South East +9 6 £275 -38.20% 2
East of England +1 6 £450 -18.18%
Yorkshire - 6 £375 - 4
South West - 3 £450 -
East Midlands +1 2 £286 -6.53%
West Midlands -15 2 £530 +32.50% 1
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 139 (73.94%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (39.36%) Java
3 69 (36.70%) SQL
4 63 (33.51%) Oracle
5 60 (31.91%) Data Modelling
6 51 (27.13%) Finance
7 44 (23.40%) TDD
7 44 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (21.28%) ETL
9 39 (20.74%) Web Services
9 39 (20.74%) Waterfall
10 38 (20.21%) Banking
11 36 (19.15%) Scrum
12 35 (18.62%) OO
13 32 (17.02%) JavaScript
13 32 (17.02%) Spring
14 31 (16.49%) Oracle ODI
14 31 (16.49%) SDLC
14 31 (16.49%) Netezza
14 31 (16.49%) Dimensional Modelling
15 30 (15.96%) UML
16 29 (15.43%) Eclipse
16 29 (15.43%) REST
17 28 (14.89%) Software Engineering
18 27 (14.36%) SOAP
18 27 (14.36%) Relational Database
19 25 (13.30%) C
20 24 (12.77%) JUnit
20 24 (12.77%) Maven
20 24 (12.77%) Git (software)

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 20 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 17 (9.04%) WebLogic
3 12 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.79%) Apache
4 9 (4.79%) JBoss
5 8 (4.26%) GlassFish
5 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.72%) CMS
6 7 (3.72%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.53%) IIS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (5.32%) MS Excel
1 10 (5.32%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.26%) MS Office
3 7 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (0.53%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Office 365
2 4 (2.13%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.06%) GitHub
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.53%) DWDM
3 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.53%) Skype
3 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (16.49%) Oracle ODI
3 27 (14.36%) Relational Database
4 23 (12.23%) RDBMS
4 23 (12.23%) SQL Server
5 14 (7.45%) MySQL
6 11 (5.85%) Big Data
7 9 (4.79%) MS Access
8 7 (3.72%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.19%) OLTP
9 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.66%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.66%) Data Lake
10 5 (2.66%) OLAP
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.60%) DB2
12 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (15.43%) Eclipse
2 24 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.77%) JUnit
2 24 (12.77%) Maven
3 17 (9.04%) IntelliJ
4 16 (8.51%) Gradle
5 14 (7.45%) Jenkins
5 14 (7.45%) JProfiler
5 14 (7.45%) SonarQube
6 12 (6.38%) Ant
6 12 (6.38%) Selenium
6 12 (6.38%) Subversion
7 9 (4.79%) JIRA
8 7 (3.72%) Mockito
8 7 (3.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 6 (3.19%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.66%) HP UFT
11 3 (1.60%) Log4j
11 3 (1.60%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.60%) Toad
General
1 51 (27.13%) Finance
2 38 (20.21%) Banking
3 12 (6.38%) Front Office
4 8 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.13%) Advertising
5 4 (2.13%) Marketing
6 3 (1.60%) Retail
7 2 (1.06%) Back Office
7 2 (1.06%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.06%) Legal
7 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) French Language
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (48.40%) Developer
2 41 (21.81%) Analyst
3 27 (14.36%) Designer
3 27 (14.36%) Java Developer
4 24 (12.77%) ETL Developer
4 24 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
5 22 (11.70%) ETL Designer
5 22 (11.70%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 21 (11.17%) Business Analyst
7 15 (7.98%) Architect
7 15 (7.98%) Tester
8 12 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (5.85%) RAD Developer
9 11 (5.85%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.79%) ETL Tester
12 8 (4.26%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.72%) Senior Developer
14 6 (3.19%) Consultant
14 6 (3.19%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.74%) Web Services
2 32 (17.02%) Spring
3 29 (15.43%) REST
4 27 (14.36%) SOAP
5 20 (10.64%) Hibernate
5 20 (10.64%) JSON
6 19 (10.11%) AngularJS
7 18 (9.57%) J2EE
7 18 (9.57%) Spring Boot
7 18 (9.57%) XML
8 16 (8.51%) HTML
8 16 (8.51%) JPA
9 15 (7.98%) .NET
9 15 (7.98%) RESTful
10 14 (7.45%) Backbone.js
10 14 (7.45%) Java EE
10 14 (7.45%) jQuery
11 13 (6.91%) Ajax
11 13 (6.91%) Velocity
12 12 (6.38%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.91%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.85%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (4.26%) Derivative
5 8 (4.26%) User Experience
6 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.19%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (3.19%) PKI
8 5 (2.66%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.66%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.13%) Video on Demand
10 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.60%) Fintech
10 3 (1.60%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.60%) Taxonomies
10 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.06%) Reinsurance
11 2 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.17%) Linux
2 13 (6.91%) Solaris
2 13 (6.91%) Unix
2 13 (6.91%) Windows
3 7 (3.72%) HPUX
4 4 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (73.94%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (31.91%) Data Modelling
3 44 (23.40%) TDD
4 40 (21.28%) ETL
5 39 (20.74%) Waterfall
6 36 (19.15%) Scrum
7 35 (18.62%) OO
8 31 (16.49%) Dimensional Modelling
8 31 (16.49%) SDLC
9 30 (15.96%) UML
10 28 (14.89%) Software Engineering
11 21 (11.17%) RUP
12 20 (10.64%) MVC
12 20 (10.64%) Unit Testing
13 17 (9.04%) Business Analysis
13 17 (9.04%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.51%) Programme Management
15 14 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.45%) PRINCE2
15 14 (7.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.36%) Java
2 69 (36.70%) SQL
3 32 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 25 (13.30%) C
5 23 (12.23%) VBA
6 22 (11.70%) VB
7 20 (10.64%) C#
8 15 (7.98%) C++
9 14 (7.45%) Python
10 11 (5.85%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.19%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.13%) Perl
13 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.06%) PHP
14 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.53%) Delphi
15 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (12.23%) Degree
2 7 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) ISEB
5 2 (1.06%) PhD
5 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.06%) PMP
6 1 (0.53%) APMP
6 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.98%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.06%) EMIR
3 2 (1.06%) MiFID
4 1 (0.53%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (2.13%) Docker
4 3 (1.60%) HDFS
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (3.19%) OpenView
1 6 (3.19%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.13%) SCCM
3 3 (1.60%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.60%) MOM
4 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.53%) Control-M
5 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (33.51%) Oracle
2 31 (16.49%) Netezza
3 23 (12.23%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.51%) IBM
5 9 (4.79%) hybris
6 8 (4.26%) Perforce
7 7 (3.72%) VMware
8 6 (3.19%) BMC
8 6 (3.19%) Sun
9 5 (2.66%) SAP
9 5 (2.66%) Tableau
10 4 (2.13%) Capita
11 3 (1.60%) ATG
11 3 (1.60%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.60%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.60%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.60%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.60%) T-Plan
12 2 (1.06%) HP
12 2 (1.06%) Informatica
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