The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RIA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £408 £513
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RIA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
131 96 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.64% 21.43% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 51
Median daily rate £413 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £321 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +187.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £43.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing RIA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire