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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 367 315 374
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +59
Contract jobs citing RAD 50 105 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.46% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.57% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 90 33
Median daily rate £490 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
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
18191 18320 18823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.91% 80.97% 80.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13326 12907 13499
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 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 259 237
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 +30 13 £535 +16.30% 4
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (51.38%) SQL
3 42 (38.53%) C#
4 39 (35.78%) JavaScript
4 39 (35.78%) Oracle
5 38 (34.86%) SQL Server
6 37 (33.94%) HTML
7 36 (33.03%) Finance
8 35 (32.11%) Java
9 31 (28.44%) VBA
9 31 (28.44%) .NET
10 29 (26.61%) Web Services
10 29 (26.61%) Banking
11 27 (24.77%) CSS
12 25 (22.94%) Front Office
12 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
13 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET
14 22 (20.18%) J2EE
14 22 (20.18%) MVC
15 21 (19.27%) OO
16 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
17 18 (16.51%) Relational Database
18 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (14.68%) Spring
19 16 (14.68%) AngularJS
20 15 (13.76%) Windows
20 15 (13.76%) XML
21 14 (12.84%) Ajax
22 13 (11.93%) Web Development
22 13 (11.93%) Hibernate

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 12 (11.01%) Oracle Application Server
1 12 (11.01%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS Office
3 5 (4.59%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Global One
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.92%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.92%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.75%) Internet
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.51%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.34%) DB2
6 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.67%) Big Data
9 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.83%) MS Access
10 2 (1.83%) OLAP
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.92%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Rational Application Developer
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 7 (6.42%) Maven
3 7 (6.42%) Subversion
4 6 (5.50%) Ant
4 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.59%) JIRA
6 4 (3.67%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (3.67%) Grunt
6 4 (3.67%) gulp
6 4 (3.67%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (3.67%) Mocha
7 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.75%) Hudson
7 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 36 (33.03%) Finance
2 29 (26.61%) Banking
3 25 (22.94%) Front Office
4 11 (10.09%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.75%) Advertising
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (66.97%) Developer
2 26 (23.85%) RAD Developer
3 18 (16.51%) C# Developer
4 17 (15.60%) Java Developer
4 17 (15.60%) VBA Developer
5 16 (14.68%) Analyst
6 15 (13.76%) Excel Developer
7 13 (11.93%) Business Analyst
7 13 (11.93%) Excel VBA Developer
8 11 (10.09%) SQL Developer
9 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
10 8 (7.34%) .NET Developer
10 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.34%) Front Office Developer
11 7 (6.42%) Architect
11 7 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (6.42%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 7 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Domain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.94%) HTML
2 31 (28.44%) .NET
3 29 (26.61%) Web Services
4 27 (24.77%) CSS
5 24 (22.02%) ASP.NET
6 22 (20.18%) J2EE
7 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (14.68%) AngularJS
8 16 (14.68%) Spring
9 15 (13.76%) XML
10 14 (12.84%) Ajax
11 13 (11.93%) Hibernate
11 13 (11.93%) HTML5
12 11 (10.09%) JPA
12 11 (10.09%) JSTL
13 9 (8.26%) RESTful
13 9 (8.26%) Struts
14 8 (7.34%) EJB
14 8 (7.34%) Flash
14 8 (7.34%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) Web 2.0
3 7 (6.42%) Derivative
4 6 (5.50%) Video on Demand
5 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.67%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.67%) User Experience
7 3 (2.75%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.83%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.83%) Equities
9 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.92%) Fintech
9 1 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.92%) Statistics
9 1 (0.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Unix
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (52.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) MVC
3 21 (19.27%) OO
4 13 (11.93%) Web Development
5 12 (11.01%) Data Modelling
5 12 (11.01%) OOD
5 12 (11.01%) Waterfall
6 11 (10.09%) DevOps
6 11 (10.09%) Migration
6 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.17%) Scrum
7 10 (9.17%) Use Case
8 9 (8.26%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.34%) Project Management
9 8 (7.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (7.34%) UML
9 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.42%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.38%) SQL
2 42 (38.53%) C#
3 39 (35.78%) JavaScript
4 35 (32.11%) Java
5 31 (28.44%) VBA
6 9 (8.26%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.50%) C++
8 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.59%) Python
9 4 (3.67%) ES6
9 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.75%) C
10 3 (2.75%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.92%) PHP
12 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.09%) DV Cleared
3 10 (9.17%) Degree
4 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.92%) PMP
6 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) PMBOK
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.92%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 39 (35.78%) Oracle
2 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.09%) Sybase
4 5 (4.59%) ATG
4 5 (4.59%) Bloomberg
4 5 (4.59%) hybris
5 4 (3.67%) Telerik
6 3 (2.75%) Sencha
7 2 (1.83%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) Perforce
7 2 (1.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco
8 1 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.92%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.92%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.92%) Solace
8 1 (0.92%) Splunk
8 1 (0.92%) VMware
London
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £478 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago