The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 382 312 358
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +46
Contract jobs citing RAD 55 112 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.62% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 94 43
Median daily rate £501 £461 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.30% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
RAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19059 18167 18834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.62% 80.76% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13906 12687 13429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 257 229
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £90.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in London

RAD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

RAD Daily Rate Histogram in London

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in London

RAD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
City of London +28 11 £535 -0.46% 2
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RAD 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 London region with a requirement for RAD.

1 62 (52.10%) SQL
2 53 (44.54%) C#
2 53 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (36.13%) Oracle
3 43 (36.13%) SQL Server
4 42 (35.29%) VBA
5 39 (32.77%) Finance
6 38 (31.93%) JavaScript
7 37 (31.09%) .NET
8 36 (30.25%) HTML
8 36 (30.25%) Front Office
9 35 (29.41%) Java
10 32 (26.89%) Web Services
11 31 (26.05%) Banking
12 25 (21.01%) CSS
12 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
13 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
13 24 (20.17%) J2EE
14 23 (19.33%) MS Excel
15 21 (17.65%) OO
15 21 (17.65%) MVC
16 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
17 17 (14.29%) Spring
17 17 (14.29%) Risk Management
18 16 (13.45%) Windows
18 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (12.61%) Ajax
20 14 (11.76%) Sybase
20 14 (11.76%) XML

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (9.24%) Oracle Application Server
1 11 (9.24%) WebLogic
2 8 (6.72%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.36%) IIS
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.56%) MS Office
3 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Global One
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.84%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Office 365
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) HTTP
1 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
2 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (36.13%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.72%) DB2
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.52%) Big Data
8 3 (2.52%) MS Access
8 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.68%) OLAP
9 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.84%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.84%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Rational Application Developer
2 8 (6.72%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.20%) Hudson
3 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.20%) Maven
3 5 (4.20%) Subversion
4 4 (3.36%) Ant
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.68%) JIRA
6 2 (1.68%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (0.84%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 36 (30.25%) Front Office
3 31 (26.05%) Banking
4 13 (10.92%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.04%) Marketing
6 3 (2.52%) Retail
7 2 (1.68%) Advertising
7 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.68%) Games
8 1 (0.84%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (67.23%) Developer
2 34 (28.57%) RAD Developer
3 22 (18.49%) VBA Developer
4 20 (16.81%) C# Developer
5 18 (15.13%) Excel Developer
5 18 (15.13%) Java Developer
6 17 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
7 15 (12.61%) Analyst
8 13 (10.92%) Business Analyst
9 10 (8.40%) .NET Developer
9 10 (8.40%) Front Office Developer
9 10 (8.40%) SQL Developer
10 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (6.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.88%) Architect
12 7 (5.88%) DV Cleared Java Developer
12 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
13 5 (4.20%) Front Office RAD Developer
13 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.09%) .NET
2 36 (30.25%) HTML
3 32 (26.89%) Web Services
4 25 (21.01%) CSS
5 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET
5 24 (20.17%) J2EE
6 17 (14.29%) Spring
7 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (12.61%) Ajax
9 14 (11.76%) XML
10 13 (10.92%) AngularJS
11 12 (10.08%) Hibernate
12 11 (9.24%) HTML5
12 11 (9.24%) JSTL
12 11 (9.24%) RESTful
13 10 (8.40%) JPA
14 9 (7.56%) Struts
15 8 (6.72%) EJB
15 8 (6.72%) Flash
15 8 (6.72%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.24%) Derivative
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.72%) Web 2.0
4 6 (5.04%) Equities
4 6 (5.04%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (4.20%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.36%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.52%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.68%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.84%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.45%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Unix
3 6 (5.04%) Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.65%) MVC
2 21 (17.65%) OO
3 17 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 14 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 14 (11.76%) Web Development
5 13 (10.92%) OOD
5 13 (10.92%) Waterfall
6 11 (9.24%) Data Modelling
6 11 (9.24%) Migration
6 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.40%) DevOps
7 10 (8.40%) Use Case
8 9 (7.56%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.56%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.56%) Project Management
8 9 (7.56%) Scrum
8 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (6.72%) CRM
10 7 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.10%) SQL
2 53 (44.54%) C#
3 42 (35.29%) VBA
4 38 (31.93%) JavaScript
5 35 (29.41%) Java
6 10 (8.40%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.88%) Python
8 6 (5.04%) C++
9 5 (4.20%) Perl
9 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.20%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.52%) C
11 3 (2.52%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.84%) PHP
12 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
1 11 (9.24%) DV Cleared
1 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.84%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.84%) RSA Archer
1 1 (0.84%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 43 (36.13%) Oracle
2 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.76%) Sybase
4 5 (4.20%) ATG
4 5 (4.20%) Bloomberg
4 5 (4.20%) hybris
4 5 (4.20%) Telerik
5 4 (3.36%) Perforce
6 3 (2.52%) Sencha
7 2 (1.68%) HP
8 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco
8 1 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.84%) Solace
8 1 (0.84%) Splunk
8 1 (0.84%) Tableau
8 1 (0.84%) Twitter
8 1 (0.84%) VMware
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City Of London
HFG
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago