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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 60 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing RIA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.71 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 - -

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
205 155 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.64% 23.99% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 72 109
Median daily rate £388 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 8
Median hourly rate £20.67 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £13.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.63 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 1 - -
RIA
East of England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing

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
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LSMW
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) HR Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) BAPI
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP