The table below looks at the statistics for RDF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDF over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Description Framework (RDF)
Rank - - 84
Contract jobs citing RDF 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 £501
% change year-on-year
- +19.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RDF
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1330 1151 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.31% 85.90% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 788 656
Average daily rate £425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

RDF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDF across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RDF Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RDF
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

RDF Daily Rate Trend in Leeds