The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 62 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £350 £240
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -
RIA
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
269 241 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.96% 32.31% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 110 150
Median daily rate £351 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 8
Median hourly rate £16.75 £22.73 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.30% +51.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.29 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £41.10 £23.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RIA 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for RIA.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) Kendo UI
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Kendo UI
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle