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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 550 521 446
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -75
Contract jobs citing RIA 36 42 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.087% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.27% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 60
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£473 £500 £548
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -8.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £408 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £513 £525
% change year-on-year
-20.48% -2.38%
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
16057 15445 13872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.04% 32.17% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10018 9741 8362
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 623 599
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +11 25 £475 -5.00% 4
Yorkshire - 9 £415 -
East of England -1 2 - -
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RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 62 (91.18%) HTML
2 58 (85.29%) CSS
3 56 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 39 (57.35%) HTML5
5 35 (51.47%) User Experience
6 33 (48.53%) Internet
7 28 (41.18%) CSS3
8 27 (39.71%) AngularJS
9 23 (33.82%) jQuery
10 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (29.41%) Finance
11 20 (29.41%) Java
12 17 (25.00%) MVC
13 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
14 14 (20.59%) Product Management
14 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (20.59%) Adobe
14 14 (20.59%) Ajax
15 13 (19.12%) OO
15 13 (19.12%) Information Architecture
16 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
16 12 (17.65%) Grunt
16 12 (17.65%) .NET
16 12 (17.65%) Degree
17 11 (16.18%) Usability Testing
17 11 (16.18%) Scrum
17 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
18 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
19 9 (13.24%) HTTP
19 9 (13.24%) Telecoms

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 9 (13.24%) Node.js
2 5 (7.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.35%) CMS
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Jetty
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Visio
1 8 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.88%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.47%) InDesign
5 1 (1.47%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (48.53%) Internet
2 9 (13.24%) HTTP
3 3 (4.41%) Intranet
4 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.29%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Redis
5 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) DB2
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) Grunt
3 9 (13.24%) Bower
3 9 (13.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (13.24%) Axure RP
4 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.35%) Subversion
6 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.94%) RSpec
7 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.76%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Marketing
4 7 (10.29%) Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.94%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Front Office
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) German Language
7 1 (1.47%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (77.94%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (20.59%) UI Programmer
3 14 (20.59%) UI Developer
4 8 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) User Experience Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Designer
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Architect
5 6 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.41%) UI Designer
7 3 (4.41%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (91.18%) HTML
2 58 (85.29%) CSS
3 39 (57.35%) HTML5
4 28 (41.18%) CSS3
5 27 (39.71%) AngularJS
6 23 (33.82%) jQuery
7 14 (20.59%) Ajax
7 14 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (17.65%) .NET
9 7 (10.29%) SVG
10 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
10 6 (8.82%) Entity Framework
11 4 (5.88%) RESTful
11 4 (5.88%) WCF
11 4 (5.88%) J2EE
11 4 (5.88%) SOAP
11 4 (5.88%) Spring
11 4 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 35 (51.47%) User Experience
2 9 (13.24%) Visualisation
3 7 (10.29%) Human Factors
4 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
4 6 (8.82%) Data Structures
5 5 (7.35%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.35%) Psychology
6 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.88%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.94%) iPhone
9 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Android
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) MVC
3 14 (20.59%) Product Management
4 13 (19.12%) Information Architecture
4 13 (19.12%) OO
5 11 (16.18%) Scrum
5 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
5 11 (16.18%) Usability Testing
6 8 (11.76%) Project Management
6 8 (11.76%) Analytics
7 7 (10.29%) TDD
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) Web Accessibility
8 6 (8.82%) SOA
8 6 (8.82%) SDLC
9 5 (7.35%) CRM
9 5 (7.35%) Time Management
9 5 (7.35%) Industrial Design
10 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 20 (29.41%) Java
3 6 (8.82%) C#
4 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 4 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) R
6 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Adobe
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Google
3 6 (8.82%) Facebook
4 4 (5.88%) Sencha
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) Perforce
6 1 (1.47%) Teradata
6 1 (1.47%) hybris
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago