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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 55 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing RIA 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
217 310 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.01% 36.47% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 165 97
Median daily rate £375 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 29 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £33.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +5.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.60 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £42.50 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +3 2 - -
RIA
East of England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java

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 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Kendo UI
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle