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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 561 543 480
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -63
Contract jobs citing RIA 34 40 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.25% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 49
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£500 £500 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 £388
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
16581 16043 15621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.06% 32.49% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10647 9862 9473
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
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 635 617 679
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.94 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.27% +8.75%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 +5 32 £500 -4.76% 5
East of England +1 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
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RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 55 (87.30%) HTML
2 46 (73.02%) CSS
3 45 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 37 (58.73%) HTML5
5 36 (57.14%) Internet
6 31 (49.21%) User Experience
7 24 (38.10%) jQuery
7 24 (38.10%) Finance
8 22 (34.92%) MVC
8 22 (34.92%) AngularJS
9 20 (31.75%) CSS3
9 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (30.16%) OO
11 18 (28.57%) Java
12 14 (22.22%) Ajax
13 13 (20.63%) Degree
13 13 (20.63%) Adobe
13 13 (20.63%) Visualisation
14 12 (19.05%) HTTP
14 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
15 11 (17.46%) Linux
15 11 (17.46%) Product Management
15 11 (17.46%) Information Architecture
16 10 (15.87%) Entity Framework
16 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (15.87%) Analytics
16 10 (15.87%) C#
16 10 (15.87%) .NET
16 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
16 10 (15.87%) TDD

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (7.94%) CMS
1 5 (7.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (6.35%) Node.js
2 4 (6.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Jetty
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.59%) InDesign
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 36 (57.14%) Internet
2 12 (19.05%) HTTP
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.94%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) Redis
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) DB2
5 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Subversion
1 8 (12.70%) TeamCity
2 7 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (11.11%) Axure RP
3 6 (9.52%) Grunt
4 3 (4.76%) Bower
4 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) RSpec
5 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) Ant
6 1 (1.59%) JUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.59%) CodeRush
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Legal
3 9 (14.29%) Banking
4 8 (12.70%) Investment Banking
5 7 (11.11%) Marketing
6 6 (9.52%) Retail
7 3 (4.76%) Games
8 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (3.17%) Front Office
9 1 (1.59%) Electronics
9 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.59%) German Language
9 1 (1.59%) Russian Language
9 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) JavaScript Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (15.87%) UI Developer
3 10 (15.87%) UI Programmer
3 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) User Experience Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Architect
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Designer
10 3 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Visual Designer
11 2 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (87.30%) HTML
2 46 (73.02%) CSS
3 37 (58.73%) HTML5
4 24 (38.10%) jQuery
5 22 (34.92%) AngularJS
6 20 (31.75%) CSS3
7 14 (22.22%) Ajax
8 10 (15.87%) .NET
8 10 (15.87%) Entity Framework
8 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 9 (14.29%) SVG
10 7 (11.11%) WCF
10 7 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 5 (7.94%) Spring
12 4 (6.35%) J2EE
12 4 (6.35%) SOAP
13 3 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 31 (49.21%) User Experience
2 13 (20.63%) Visualisation
3 8 (12.70%) Data Integration
4 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 6 (9.52%) Hedge funds
5 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
6 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
7 4 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
9 2 (3.17%) Psychology
9 2 (3.17%) Human Factors
9 2 (3.17%) iPhone
10 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.59%) Life Science
10 1 (1.59%) W3C
10 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) UNIX
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) MVC
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) OO
4 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.46%) Product Management
5 11 (17.46%) Information Architecture
6 10 (15.87%) Analytics
6 10 (15.87%) Scrum
6 10 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.87%) TDD
7 9 (14.29%) SOA
7 9 (14.29%) Usability Testing
7 9 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.11%) Change Management
8 7 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 18 (28.57%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) Python
5 8 (12.70%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) R
7 3 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Chartered Engineer
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Control-M
2 1 (1.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Adobe
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Google
3 6 (9.52%) Facebook
4 4 (6.35%) Sencha
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.59%) Perforce
5 1 (1.59%) hybris
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