The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 550 559 494
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -65
Contract jobs citing RIA 40 27 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 45
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£488 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £289 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £638 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17200 16582 15837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.43% 32.80% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10989 10105 9794
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 698 643
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RIA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in England

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in England

RIA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

RIA Daily Rate Histogram in England

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in England

RIA
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 RIA within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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 +17 28 £500 -9.09% 3
East Midlands -2 8 £350 -
West Midlands - 4 - -
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RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RIA also 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 that cited RIA.

1 54 (72.00%) HTML
2 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
3 45 (60.00%) User Experience
4 44 (58.67%) CSS
5 40 (53.33%) Internet
6 35 (46.67%) HTML5
7 28 (37.33%) Finance
8 23 (30.67%) AngularJS
9 21 (28.00%) MVC
10 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (25.33%) OO
10 19 (25.33%) Java
10 19 (25.33%) jQuery
11 16 (21.33%) CSS3
11 16 (21.33%) Oracle
11 16 (21.33%) Adobe
12 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (20.00%) HTTP
13 14 (18.67%) Banking
14 12 (16.00%) Investment Banking
14 12 (16.00%) Ajax
14 12 (16.00%) Python
14 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 12 (16.00%) Linux
14 12 (16.00%) Analytics
14 12 (16.00%) WPF
14 12 (16.00%) Silverlight
14 12 (16.00%) Visualisation
15 11 (14.67%) SOA
15 11 (14.67%) SVG

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RIA also 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 that cited RIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.33%) IIS
2 5 (6.67%) CMS
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
4 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.00%) Node.js
5 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) Jetty
6 1 (1.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 10 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.33%) InDesign
5 1 (1.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 40 (53.33%) Internet
2 15 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) DB2
5 2 (2.67%) Redis
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Blend
2 9 (12.00%) Subversion
3 8 (10.67%) TeamCity
4 7 (9.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 7 (9.33%) Axure RP
5 6 (8.00%) Grunt
6 3 (4.00%) Bower
6 3 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.00%) Ant
6 3 (4.00%) JUnit
6 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.67%) RSpec
7 2 (2.67%) Maven
7 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.33%) CodeRush
8 1 (1.33%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.33%) Optimizeit
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Banking
3 12 (16.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (13.33%) Retail
4 10 (13.33%) Legal
5 7 (9.33%) Marketing
6 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.00%) Front Office
7 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.67%) Games
8 1 (1.33%) German Language
8 1 (1.33%) Russian Language
8 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (76.00%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (14.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Silverlight Developer
5 9 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Architect
7 7 (9.33%) User Experience Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Designer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Visual Designer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Architect
10 4 (5.33%) UI Developer
10 4 (5.33%) UI Programmer
11 3 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (72.00%) HTML
2 44 (58.67%) CSS
3 35 (46.67%) HTML5
4 23 (30.67%) AngularJS
5 19 (25.33%) jQuery
6 16 (21.33%) CSS3
7 12 (16.00%) WPF
7 12 (16.00%) Silverlight
7 12 (16.00%) Ajax
8 11 (14.67%) SVG
9 10 (13.33%) .NET
9 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 10 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (10.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (10.67%) Backbone.js
12 7 (9.33%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (9.33%) WCF
13 5 (6.67%) SOAP
14 4 (5.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (60.00%) User Experience
2 12 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 10 (13.33%) Data Integration
4 8 (10.67%) Hedge funds
5 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.00%) Life Science
9 2 (2.67%) Psychology
9 2 (2.67%) Human Factors
9 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.67%) iPhone
10 1 (1.33%) iPad
10 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.33%) Wiki
10 1 (1.33%) Clustering
10 1 (1.33%) Graphic Design
10 1 (1.33%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) UNIX
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) MVC
2 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) OO
3 12 (16.00%) Analytics
4 11 (14.67%) SOA
4 11 (14.67%) TDD
4 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
5 10 (13.33%) Information Architecture
6 9 (12.00%) Usability Testing
7 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.67%) BDD
7 8 (10.67%) Product Management
8 7 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (9.33%) Release Management
8 7 (9.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (25.33%) Java
3 12 (16.00%) Python
4 10 (13.33%) C#
5 9 (12.00%) SQL
6 6 (8.00%) R
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) Chartered Engineer
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Control-M
2 1 (1.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Adobe
1 16 (21.33%) Oracle
2 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Perforce
3 2 (2.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Facebook
4 1 (1.33%) Sencha
4 1 (1.33%) Endeca
4 1 (1.33%) Sun
4 1 (1.33%) BMC
4 1 (1.33%) Empirix
4 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.33%) ATG
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