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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 549 520 480
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -40
Contract jobs citing RIA 37 35 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.073% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.22% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 57
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£475 £506 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £329 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate - £506 £388
% change year-on-year
- +30.64%
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
16131 15568 15145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.51% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10260 9669 9171
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 600 658
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 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 3 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 36 £475 -9.52% 8
East of England - 1 - -
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RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 58 (87.88%) HTML
2 51 (77.27%) CSS
3 48 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 37 (56.06%) HTML5
5 35 (53.03%) User Experience
6 34 (51.52%) Internet
7 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 23 (34.85%) jQuery
9 22 (33.33%) Finance
10 21 (31.82%) MVC
10 21 (31.82%) CSS3
11 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (27.27%) Java
13 17 (25.76%) OO
14 14 (21.21%) Degree
14 14 (21.21%) Ajax
15 13 (19.70%) Product Management
15 13 (19.70%) Information Architecture
15 13 (19.70%) Adobe
16 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
16 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
17 11 (16.67%) Usability Testing
17 11 (16.67%) HTTP
18 10 (15.15%) Linux
18 10 (15.15%) .NET
18 10 (15.15%) Scrum
18 10 (15.15%) Legal
18 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
19 9 (13.64%) Entity Framework

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (9.09%) Node.js
2 5 (7.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.58%) CMS
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.52%) JBoss
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) Jetty
6 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Visio
1 7 (10.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.52%) InDesign
5 1 (1.52%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (51.52%) Internet
2 11 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (4.55%) Intranet
4 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (3.03%) Redis
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) DB2
4 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Subversion
1 8 (12.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 8 (12.12%) Axure RP
1 8 (12.12%) Grunt
2 7 (10.61%) TeamCity
3 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.58%) Bower
5 4 (6.06%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.03%) RSpec
7 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Legal
3 8 (12.12%) Marketing
4 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 7 (10.61%) Retail
4 7 (10.61%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Games
7 1 (1.52%) Front Office
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
7 1 (1.52%) German Language
7 1 (1.52%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (78.79%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (16.67%) UI Programmer
3 11 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Architect
5 9 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.64%) User Experience Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Designer
9 3 (4.55%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.03%) UI/UX Designer
10 2 (3.03%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (87.88%) HTML
2 51 (77.27%) CSS
3 37 (56.06%) HTML5
4 24 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 23 (34.85%) jQuery
6 21 (31.82%) CSS3
7 14 (21.21%) Ajax
8 10 (15.15%) .NET
9 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 9 (13.64%) Entity Framework
9 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 9 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (12.12%) SVG
11 7 (10.61%) WCF
11 7 (10.61%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
13 5 (7.58%) Spring
14 4 (6.06%) J2EE
14 4 (6.06%) SOAP
14 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.03%) User Experience
2 12 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.61%) Data Integration
4 6 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.58%) Hedge funds
6 4 (6.06%) Human Factors
6 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.55%) Psychology
8 2 (3.03%) iPhone
9 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.52%) W3C
9 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) UNIX
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) MVC
2 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) OO
4 13 (19.70%) Product Management
4 13 (19.70%) Information Architecture
5 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 11 (16.67%) Usability Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.15%) Scrum
8 9 (13.64%) Analytics
9 8 (12.12%) Web Accessibility
9 8 (12.12%) TDD
10 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.61%) Change Management
10 7 (10.61%) SOA
10 7 (10.61%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.61%) Release Management
10 7 (10.61%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 48 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) C#
4 8 (12.12%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) SQL
6 4 (6.06%) R
7 3 (4.55%) Ruby
8 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.52%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Adobe
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Google
3 6 (9.09%) Facebook
4 4 (6.06%) Sencha
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Perforce
6 1 (1.52%) Teradata
6 1 (1.52%) hybris
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