The table below looks at the statistics for the RAD Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Developer (RAD) Developer
Rank 395 363 385
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 16 42 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 36 18
Average daily rate £585 £500 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £380
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RAD Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

RAD Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RAD Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RAD Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

RAD Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

RAD Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RAD Developer across the London region.

RAD Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

RAD Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 2 £650 +31.97%
RAD Developer
England

RAD Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited RAD Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with RAD Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) RAD
2 32 (82.05%) VBA
3 29 (74.36%) C#
4 23 (58.97%) Front Office
5 15 (38.46%) .NET
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
7 13 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (28.21%) Java
9 10 (25.64%) Windows
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 9 (23.08%) Derivative
11 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
11 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.95%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.95%) Banking
13 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.38%) Bloomberg
13 6 (15.38%) Oracle
13 6 (15.38%) OO
13 6 (15.38%) Analytics
13 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
14 5 (12.82%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (12.82%) Python
14 5 (12.82%) Sybase
14 5 (12.82%) Equities
15 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
15 4 (10.26%) Shell Script

RAD Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited RAD Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with RAD Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 23 (58.97%) Front Office
2 13 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) HTML5
5 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.56%) ADO
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Derivative
2 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Equities
3 5 (12.82%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (7.69%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) RAD
2 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Analytics
4 6 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.26%) Market Making
6 3 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (7.69%) Equity Research
6 3 (7.69%) MVC
6 3 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.13%) DNA
7 2 (5.13%) SDLC
8 1 (2.56%) ETL
8 1 (2.56%) OOD
8 1 (2.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) VBA
2 29 (74.36%) C#
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Java
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) Python
7 4 (10.26%) C++
7 4 (10.26%) Perl
7 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) R
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Bloomberg
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Sybase
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Reuters
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau