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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 379 362 363
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing RAD 49 69 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 55 37
Median daily rate £480 £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £452 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+24.62% -3.33%
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
18252 18961 18637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 81.15% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13341 13468 13184
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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 147 244 230
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +33 6 £425 -10.52% 3
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 61 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (47.66%) SQL
3 44 (41.12%) Finance
4 37 (34.58%) C#
4 37 (34.58%) HTML
4 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
5 34 (31.78%) SQL Server
5 34 (31.78%) Banking
6 33 (30.84%) Oracle
6 33 (30.84%) VBA
7 31 (28.97%) Java
8 27 (25.23%) CSS
9 26 (24.30%) .NET
10 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
10 24 (22.43%) Front Office
11 23 (21.50%) OO
12 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
13 20 (18.69%) Web Services
13 20 (18.69%) MVC
13 20 (18.69%) AngularJS
14 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
15 17 (15.89%) J2EE
16 16 (14.95%) Relational Database
16 16 (14.95%) HTML5
17 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
17 15 (14.02%) Windows
17 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
17 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (12.15%) Degree
19 12 (11.21%) Scrum

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 8 (7.48%) WebLogic
1 8 (7.48%) WebSphere
1 8 (7.48%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.74%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.35%) MS Office
3 5 (4.67%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Global One
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.93%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) LAN
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.95%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.41%) Big Data
5 8 (7.48%) DB2
6 5 (4.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.74%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.80%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.80%) RavenDB
8 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.87%) DataStage
9 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.87%) OLAP
9 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Rational Application Developer
2 9 (8.41%) JIRA
2 9 (8.41%) Subversion
3 8 (7.48%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 7 (6.54%) Maven
5 6 (5.61%) Ant
5 6 (5.61%) Apache Ivy
5 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.61%) Grunt
5 6 (5.61%) gulp
5 6 (5.61%) Jasmine
5 6 (5.61%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (5.61%) Mocha
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.93%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.93%) Toad
8 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (41.12%) Finance
2 34 (31.78%) Banking
3 24 (22.43%) Front Office
4 12 (11.21%) Investment Banking
5 9 (8.41%) Marketing
6 5 (4.67%) Advertising
7 3 (2.80%) Retail
8 2 (1.87%) Games
9 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (65.42%) Developer
2 24 (22.43%) RAD Developer
3 19 (17.76%) VBA Developer
4 18 (16.82%) Analyst
5 17 (15.89%) C# Developer
6 15 (14.02%) Excel Developer
7 13 (12.15%) Business Analyst
7 13 (12.15%) Excel VBA Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Java Developer
9 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
10 9 (8.41%) Front Office Developer
10 9 (8.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (7.48%) SQL Developer
12 7 (6.54%) Architect
13 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
13 5 (4.67%) Analyst Developer
13 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (3.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (3.74%) Financial Analyst
14 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.58%) HTML
2 27 (25.23%) CSS
3 26 (24.30%) .NET
4 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
5 20 (18.69%) AngularJS
5 20 (18.69%) Web Services
6 17 (15.89%) J2EE
7 16 (14.95%) HTML5
8 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (11.21%) Ajax
9 12 (11.21%) XML
10 11 (10.28%) JSTL
10 11 (10.28%) Spring
11 9 (8.41%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.41%) JSP
11 9 (8.41%) Struts
12 8 (7.48%) EJB
12 8 (7.48%) Flash
12 8 (7.48%) JNDI
13 7 (6.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Video on Demand
2 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) Web 2.0
3 7 (6.54%) Derivative
4 6 (5.61%) User Experience
5 5 (4.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.74%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.74%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.80%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.87%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.93%) Equities
9 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.02%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.50%) OO
3 20 (18.69%) MVC
4 15 (14.02%) Data Modelling
4 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.21%) OOD
5 12 (11.21%) Scrum
5 12 (11.21%) Waterfall
6 11 (10.28%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.28%) Migration
7 10 (9.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (9.35%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (9.35%) UML
7 10 (9.35%) Web Development
8 9 (8.41%) BPMN
8 9 (8.41%) Logical Data Model
8 9 (8.41%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (8.41%) TDD
8 9 (8.41%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (8.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 51 (47.66%) SQL
2 37 (34.58%) C#
2 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
3 33 (30.84%) VBA
4 31 (28.97%) Java
5 10 (9.35%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.54%) C++
7 6 (5.61%) ES6
7 6 (5.61%) Python
8 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.80%) C
10 3 (2.80%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.87%) PHP
11 2 (1.87%) VB
12 1 (0.93%) Perl
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.93%) PhD
7 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Control-M
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.93%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 33 (30.84%) Oracle
2 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.35%) Sybase
4 5 (4.67%) ATG
4 5 (4.67%) Bloomberg
4 5 (4.67%) hybris
5 4 (3.74%) Tableau
6 3 (2.80%) IBM
6 3 (2.80%) Sencha
6 3 (2.80%) Twitter
7 2 (1.87%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.87%) HP
7 2 (1.87%) Teradata
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Google
8 1 (0.93%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) Solace
8 1 (0.93%) Telerik
8 1 (0.93%) VMware
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