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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 584 552 525
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -27
Contract jobs citing RIA 18 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.083% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 15
Average daily rate £480 £505 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £451 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RIA
UK

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
15335 14854 14642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.50% 31.66% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9353 9003
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 637 613
Average hourly rate £22.12 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.53 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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 +3 16 £480 -4.00% 2
West Midlands -11 1 £350 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
RIA
UK

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
2 50 (78.13%) User Experience
3 31 (48.44%) HTML
4 30 (46.88%) Oracle
5 27 (42.19%) WPF
6 25 (39.06%) CSS
6 25 (39.06%) MS Excel
6 25 (39.06%) Silverlight
7 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 24 (37.50%) MS Office
8 23 (35.94%) IIS
8 23 (35.94%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (35.94%) Microsoft Blend
9 21 (32.81%) Internet
10 18 (28.13%) Adobe
11 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
11 17 (26.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 16 (25.00%) Degree
12 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (23.44%) Information Architecture
14 12 (18.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 12 (18.75%) Axure RP
14 12 (18.75%) Product Management
14 12 (18.75%) Usability Testing
14 12 (18.75%) Project Management
14 12 (18.75%) MS Visio
14 12 (18.75%) Marketing
15 11 (17.19%) Industrial Design
15 11 (17.19%) Psychology
15 11 (17.19%) Human Factors

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (35.94%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) Node.js
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (1.56%) OpenCms
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) MS Excel
2 24 (37.50%) MS Office
3 23 (35.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (26.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (18.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (4.69%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (4.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) DB2
2 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.56%) Redis
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft Blend
2 12 (18.75%) Axure RP
2 12 (18.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.13%) Ant
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) JUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) jMock
4 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.56%) Optimizeit
4 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.56%) Toad
General
1 12 (18.75%) Marketing
2 11 (17.19%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.25%) Legal
6 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.69%) Retail
7 2 (3.13%) French Language
8 1 (1.56%) Front Office
8 1 (1.56%) Games
8 1 (1.56%) Law
8 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) Silverlight Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Software Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Architect
4 15 (23.44%) User Experience Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Designer
6 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.25%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.69%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Information Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Senior User Experience Architect
8 3 (4.69%) User Experience Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Digital Designer
9 2 (3.13%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (48.44%) HTML
2 27 (42.19%) WPF
3 25 (39.06%) CSS
3 25 (39.06%) Silverlight
4 8 (12.50%) HTML5
5 7 (10.94%) jQuery
6 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.38%) Flash
7 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (6.25%) Apache Flex
8 4 (6.25%) Backbone.js
8 4 (6.25%) RequireJS
9 3 (4.69%) CSS3
9 3 (4.69%) Java SE
9 3 (4.69%) JavaFX
9 3 (4.69%) SOAP
9 3 (4.69%) Spring
9 3 (4.69%) Swing
10 2 (3.13%) Web Services
10 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (78.13%) User Experience
2 11 (17.19%) Psychology
3 10 (15.63%) Visualisation
4 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.25%) iPad
5 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.69%) Life Science
7 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.13%) Graphic Design
7 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.56%) Clustering
8 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.56%) Ergonomics
8 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Unix
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) Information Architecture
4 12 (18.75%) Product Management
4 12 (18.75%) Project Management
4 12 (18.75%) Usability Testing
5 11 (17.19%) Human Factors
5 11 (17.19%) Industrial Design
5 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.94%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (9.38%) Front End Development
7 6 (9.38%) OO
7 6 (9.38%) Scrum
8 5 (7.81%) Logistics
9 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.25%) MVC
9 4 (6.25%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Workflow
10 2 (3.13%) B2B
10 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) XAML
6 1 (1.56%) Groovy
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) R
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Oracle
2 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 18 (28.13%) Adobe
4 1 (1.56%) ATG
4 1 (1.56%) BMC
4 1 (1.56%) Empirix
4 1 (1.56%) Endeca
4 1 (1.56%) Perforce
4 1 (1.56%) Rally
4 1 (1.56%) Sun
4 1 (1.56%) Sybase
4 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
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