The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 51 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing RAD 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.28% 0.19% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.24% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £260 £650 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +147.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +77.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 417 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.93% 80.35% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 241 179
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 64 41
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £62.50 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Essex

RAD
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

RAD Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

RAD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for RAD.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) XHTML
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Sass
1 4 (80.00%) LESS
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Application Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) LESS
1 4 (80.00%) Sass
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XHTML
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Extreme Programming
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM