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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 79 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing RIA 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.070% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £465 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.26% -2.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+23.14% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -

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
397 406 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.57% 28.49% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 292 193
Median daily rate £415 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £566 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +5.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £10.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £19.75 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

RIA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for RIA.

1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) React
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Informix
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) AMQP
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Informix
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Babel
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) webpack
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) iGaming
1 1 (11.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) React
3 2 (22.22%) Kafka
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Express
4 1 (11.11%) koa
4 1 (11.11%) lodash
4 1 (11.11%) MSMQ
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) Redux
4 1 (11.11%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Isomorphic Development
5 1 (11.11%) Isomorphic JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL