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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 374 361 374
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing RAD 54 72 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 59 36
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £400 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £653 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.98%
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
18925 19241 19257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.63% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13680 13773 13490
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 233 237
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £66.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +29 5 £406 -20.73% 1
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (48.21%) SQL
3 48 (42.86%) Finance
4 41 (36.61%) JavaScript
5 38 (33.93%) C#
6 37 (33.04%) HTML
7 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 34 (30.36%) VBA
8 34 (30.36%) Banking
9 31 (27.68%) Oracle
10 30 (26.79%) Java
11 26 (23.21%) CSS
11 26 (23.21%) OO
12 25 (22.32%) .NET
12 25 (22.32%) Front Office
13 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 22 (19.64%) AngularJS
15 20 (17.86%) Data Modelling
16 19 (16.96%) Web Services
16 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
17 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
18 17 (15.18%) MVC
18 17 (15.18%) HTML5
19 16 (14.29%) Scrum
20 15 (13.39%) J2EE
21 14 (12.50%) Degree
21 14 (12.50%) T-SQL
21 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
21 14 (12.50%) Windows
22 13 (11.61%) 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 9 (8.04%) WebSphere
2 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.68%) Apache
5 3 (2.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.71%) MS Office
3 6 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Global One
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.89%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
1 1 (0.89%) LAN
1 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.82%) Big Data
4 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.14%) DB2
6 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.46%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.46%) RavenDB
9 4 (3.57%) MS Access
9 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.68%) MySQL
10 3 (2.68%) Power BI
10 3 (2.68%) PowerPivot
11 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.79%) OLAP
11 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) JIRA
2 12 (10.71%) Maven
2 12 (10.71%) Subversion
3 10 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.93%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (7.14%) Ant
4 8 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
4 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (5.36%) Grunt
5 6 (5.36%) gulp
5 6 (5.36%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.36%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (5.36%) Mocha
6 5 (4.46%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.57%) Gradle
8 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.79%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.79%) JUnit
9 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (42.86%) Finance
2 34 (30.36%) Banking
3 25 (22.32%) Front Office
4 12 (10.71%) Investment Banking
5 9 (8.04%) Marketing
6 5 (4.46%) Advertising
7 3 (2.68%) Retail
8 2 (1.79%) Games
9 1 (0.89%) French Language
Job Titles
1 76 (67.86%) Developer
2 24 (21.43%) RAD Developer
3 19 (16.96%) Analyst
4 18 (16.07%) VBA Developer
5 17 (15.18%) C# Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Excel Developer
7 13 (11.61%) Business Analyst
7 13 (11.61%) Excel VBA Developer
8 12 (10.71%) Senior Developer
9 11 (9.82%) Front Office Developer
10 10 (8.93%) Java Developer
10 10 (8.93%) SQL Developer
11 9 (8.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (6.25%) Architect
13 6 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
14 5 (4.46%) Front Office RAD Developer
15 4 (3.57%) .NET Developer
15 4 (3.57%) Domain Architect
15 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
15 4 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.04%) HTML
2 26 (23.21%) CSS
3 25 (22.32%) .NET
4 22 (19.64%) AngularJS
5 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
5 19 (16.96%) Web Services
6 17 (15.18%) HTML5
7 15 (13.39%) J2EE
8 13 (11.61%) XML
9 12 (10.71%) Ajax
9 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (10.71%) RESTful
9 12 (10.71%) Spring
10 11 (9.82%) JSTL
11 9 (8.04%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.04%) JSON
11 9 (8.04%) JSP
11 9 (8.04%) Struts
12 8 (7.14%) EJB
12 8 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) User Experience
2 9 (8.04%) Video on Demand
3 8 (7.14%) Derivative
3 8 (7.14%) Web 2.0
4 6 (5.36%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.46%) Credit Risk
6 4 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (3.57%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.68%) Statistics
8 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.79%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.89%) Equities
9 1 (0.89%) Fintech
9 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.89%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) OO
3 20 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 17 (15.18%) MVC
5 16 (14.29%) Scrum
6 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 13 (11.61%) Migration
8 12 (10.71%) OOD
8 12 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 11 (9.82%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.82%) TDD
9 11 (9.82%) Web Development
10 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (8.93%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (8.93%) UML
11 9 (8.04%) BPMN
11 9 (8.04%) Logical Data Model
11 9 (8.04%) Project Management
11 9 (8.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 54 (48.21%) SQL
2 41 (36.61%) JavaScript
3 38 (33.93%) C#
4 34 (30.36%) VBA
5 30 (26.79%) Java
6 14 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (7.14%) C++
8 7 (6.25%) Python
9 6 (5.36%) ES6
10 5 (4.46%) C
10 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.46%) VB
11 4 (3.57%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.57%) PHP
11 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.89%) Perl
12 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (12.50%) Degree
2 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) PhD
5 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.89%) Control-M
2 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 31 (27.68%) Oracle
2 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.93%) Sybase
4 5 (4.46%) ATG
4 5 (4.46%) hybris
5 4 (3.57%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.57%) Tableau
6 3 (2.68%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.68%) IBM
6 3 (2.68%) Sencha
6 3 (2.68%) Twitter
7 2 (1.79%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Teradata
8 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco
8 1 (0.89%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.89%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.89%) Splunk
8 1 (0.89%) VMware
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