The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 104 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing RIA 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £518 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+29.37% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RIA
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
508 355 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.18% 26.37% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 236 193
Median daily rate £400 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £230 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -57.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for RIA.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Sinatra
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) Kafka

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Sinatra
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree