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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
UK / England
Rank 509 501 436
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -65
Contract jobs citing RAD 68 90 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 95
Median daily rate £450 £494 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £372 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +61.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +77.77%

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
34178 37465 35875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.04% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22789 24561 23587
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 854 1091 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -8 41 £491 -14.56% 8
East of England +5 8 £260 -52.72% 2
North West +21 7 £375 -16.66%
South East +12 4 £500 +13.63% 2
East Midlands +5 3 £300 -2.04% 1
South West +9 2 £450 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -9 1 - - 5
Midlands - 1 £300 -
RAD
UK

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 122 (71.35%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (44.44%) Java
3 64 (37.43%) Oracle
4 56 (32.75%) SQL
5 54 (31.58%) Data Modelling
6 48 (28.07%) TDD
7 43 (25.15%) Finance
7 43 (25.15%) Web Services
8 41 (23.98%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (22.22%) OO
10 37 (21.64%) Banking
10 37 (21.64%) Spring
10 37 (21.64%) Waterfall
11 36 (21.05%) ETL
12 32 (18.71%) JavaScript
13 31 (18.13%) Scrum
14 29 (16.96%) Netezza
14 29 (16.96%) SOAP
14 29 (16.96%) Eclipse
14 29 (16.96%) Dimensional Modelling
14 29 (16.96%) Oracle ODI
15 28 (16.37%) REST
16 25 (14.62%) SDLC
16 25 (14.62%) WebSphere
17 23 (13.45%) Maven
17 23 (13.45%) XML
17 23 (13.45%) JUnit
18 22 (12.87%) J2EE
18 22 (12.87%) C#
18 22 (12.87%) Linux

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 25 (14.62%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 15 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.43%) JBoss
5 9 (5.26%) GlassFish
6 8 (4.68%) Apache
6 8 (4.68%) CMS
6 8 (4.68%) MQSeries
7 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.75%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.58%) IIS
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.26%) MS Office
3 8 (4.68%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (0.58%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Office 365
2 3 (1.75%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.75%) Internet
3 2 (1.17%) DWDM
3 2 (1.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.58%) Skype
4 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.98%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (16.96%) Oracle ODI
3 18 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 15 (8.77%) RDBMS
6 12 (7.02%) MySQL
7 9 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.68%) MS Access
9 7 (4.09%) Big Data
10 6 (3.51%) OLTP
11 5 (2.92%) OLAP
11 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.92%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.34%) Data Lake
12 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
12 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.75%) DB2
13 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (16.96%) Eclipse
2 23 (13.45%) JUnit
2 23 (13.45%) Maven
3 22 (12.87%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.77%) IntelliJ
5 13 (7.60%) Gradle
5 13 (7.60%) Jenkins
5 13 (7.60%) JProfiler
5 13 (7.60%) SonarQube
6 12 (7.02%) Ant
7 11 (6.43%) Selenium
7 11 (6.43%) Subversion
8 8 (4.68%) Mockito
8 8 (4.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 7 (4.09%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.09%) JIRA
10 4 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.75%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 43 (25.15%) Finance
2 37 (21.64%) Banking
3 14 (8.19%) Front Office
4 9 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.75%) Advertising
5 3 (1.75%) Back Office
5 3 (1.75%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.75%) Retail
6 2 (1.17%) Legal
6 2 (1.17%) Marketing
6 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (54.39%) Developer
2 33 (19.30%) Analyst
2 33 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.62%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (12.28%) Designer
4 21 (12.28%) ETL Designer
4 21 (12.28%) ETL Developer
4 21 (12.28%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 20 (11.70%) Business Analyst
6 14 (8.19%) Tester
7 13 (7.60%) Architect
7 13 (7.60%) RAD Developer
8 10 (5.85%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.68%) ETL Tester
11 7 (4.09%) Hybris Developer
11 7 (4.09%) VBA Developer
12 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.15%) Web Services
2 37 (21.64%) Spring
3 29 (16.96%) SOAP
4 28 (16.37%) REST
5 23 (13.45%) XML
6 22 (12.87%) J2EE
7 21 (12.28%) Hibernate
8 19 (11.11%) Spring Boot
9 18 (10.53%) JSON
10 17 (9.94%) AngularJS
11 16 (9.36%) RESTful
12 15 (8.77%) .NET
12 15 (8.77%) JPA
13 14 (8.19%) HTML
13 14 (8.19%) JSTL
14 13 (7.60%) Ajax
14 13 (7.60%) Backbone.js
14 13 (7.60%) Java EE
15 12 (7.02%) Struts
16 11 (6.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.02%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.85%) Derivative
5 9 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.51%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (3.51%) PKI
7 6 (3.51%) User Experience
8 5 (2.92%) Fintech
8 5 (2.92%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.75%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.75%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.75%) Taxonomies
9 3 (1.75%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.17%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.17%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.87%) Linux
2 18 (10.53%) Unix
3 14 (8.19%) Solaris
4 13 (7.60%) Windows
5 8 (4.68%) HPUX
6 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (71.35%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 48 (28.07%) TDD
4 38 (22.22%) OO
5 37 (21.64%) Waterfall
6 36 (21.05%) ETL
7 31 (18.13%) Scrum
8 29 (16.96%) Dimensional Modelling
9 25 (14.62%) SDLC
10 22 (12.87%) Software Engineering
11 21 (12.28%) UML
12 20 (11.70%) E-Commerce
13 19 (11.11%) Unit Testing
14 16 (9.36%) Validation
15 15 (8.77%) Open Source
15 15 (8.77%) RUP
16 14 (8.19%) Front End Development
16 14 (8.19%) Mentoring
16 14 (8.19%) MVC
16 14 (8.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (44.44%) Java
2 56 (32.75%) SQL
3 32 (18.71%) JavaScript
4 22 (12.87%) C#
5 21 (12.28%) VBA
6 16 (9.36%) C
7 14 (8.19%) Python
8 12 (7.02%) VB
9 10 (5.85%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.51%) C++
11 4 (2.34%) Perl
11 4 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.58%) Delphi
13 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (12.28%) Degree
2 8 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.17%) ISEB
5 2 (1.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.17%) PMP
6 1 (0.58%) APMP
6 1 (0.58%) PhD
6 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.17%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.17%) EMIR
3 2 (1.17%) MiFID
3 2 (1.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.58%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.75%) Docker
3 3 (1.75%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) OpenView
1 6 (3.51%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.34%) SCCM
3 3 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.75%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.75%) MOM
4 2 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (37.43%) Oracle
2 29 (16.96%) Netezza
3 19 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.53%) IBM
5 11 (6.43%) hybris
6 7 (4.09%) VMware
7 6 (3.51%) Bloomberg
7 6 (3.51%) BMC
7 6 (3.51%) Perforce
7 6 (3.51%) Sun
8 4 (2.34%) MuleSoft
8 4 (2.34%) Reuters
8 4 (2.34%) SAP
8 4 (2.34%) Sybase
9 3 (1.75%) ATG
9 3 (1.75%) Blue Martini
9 3 (1.75%) Elastic Path
9 3 (1.75%) Interwoven
10 2 (1.17%) Tableau
10 2 (1.17%) T-Plan
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