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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 393 364 367
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Contract jobs citing RAD 44 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 55 64
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £665 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £384
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.67 -
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
19471 19452 19895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.07% 83.14% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13941 13986 14064
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 219 250
Median hourly rate £24.44 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £52.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +7 6 £425 -19.04%
RAD
England

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 53 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (51.06%) Finance
3 40 (42.55%) SQL
4 31 (32.98%) Banking
5 30 (31.91%) Java
6 27 (28.72%) C#
7 26 (27.66%) Oracle
8 24 (25.53%) VBA
8 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
10 20 (21.28%) OO
10 20 (21.28%) Scrum
11 18 (19.15%) Data Modelling
11 18 (19.15%) Front Office
11 18 (19.15%) AngularJS
12 17 (18.09%) PRINCE2
12 17 (18.09%) .NET
12 17 (18.09%) HTML
12 17 (18.09%) Maven
12 17 (18.09%) Degree
13 16 (17.02%) TDD
13 16 (17.02%) Web Services
14 15 (15.96%) JIRA
15 14 (14.89%) XML
16 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET
16 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
16 13 (13.83%) Spring
16 13 (13.83%) Big Data
16 13 (13.83%) HTML5
17 12 (12.77%) Waterfall

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 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.19%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.13%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
4 2 (2.13%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Office
2 5 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Global One
1 1 (1.06%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (1.06%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) Skype
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) Big Data
3 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.57%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.45%) Apache Hive
5 7 (7.45%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.38%) MySQL
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.32%) Data Lake
7 5 (5.32%) MS Access
7 5 (5.32%) OLAP
7 5 (5.32%) RavenDB
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.19%) OLTP
9 3 (3.19%) Power BI
9 3 (3.19%) PowerPivot
9 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Maven
2 15 (15.96%) JIRA
3 12 (12.77%) Subversion
4 11 (11.70%) Ant
4 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.51%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (7.45%) Eclipse
7 6 (6.38%) Grunt
7 6 (6.38%) gulp
7 6 (6.38%) Jasmine
7 6 (6.38%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (6.38%) Mocha
7 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 5 (5.32%) Gradle
9 3 (3.19%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.19%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.19%) JProfiler
9 3 (3.19%) JUnit
9 3 (3.19%) SonarQube
General
1 48 (51.06%) Finance
2 31 (32.98%) Banking
3 18 (19.15%) Front Office
4 11 (11.70%) Investment Banking
5 8 (8.51%) Marketing
6 5 (5.32%) Advertising
7 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.06%) Back Office
8 1 (1.06%) French Language
8 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (58.51%) Developer
2 18 (19.15%) Analyst
3 12 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.70%) VBA Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.57%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Excel Developer
6 8 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Front Office Developer
7 7 (7.45%) RAD Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Excel VBA Developer
9 5 (5.32%) PL/SQL Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) AngularJS
2 17 (18.09%) .NET
2 17 (18.09%) HTML
3 16 (17.02%) Web Services
4 14 (14.89%) XML
5 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET
5 13 (13.83%) HTML5
5 13 (13.83%) Spring
6 11 (11.70%) CSS
6 11 (11.70%) JSON
7 10 (10.64%) React
7 10 (10.64%) REST
7 10 (10.64%) RESTful
8 9 (9.57%) Backbone.js
9 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.51%) J2EE
9 8 (8.51%) jQuery
10 7 (7.45%) SOAP
11 6 (6.38%) JSP
11 6 (6.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) User Experience
2 8 (8.51%) Derivative
2 8 (8.51%) Video on Demand
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (5.32%) Credit Risk
4 5 (5.32%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.19%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.19%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (3.19%) PKI
7 2 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.13%) Fintech
7 2 (2.13%) Statistics
7 2 (2.13%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.06%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.06%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Linux
3 5 (5.32%) Unix
4 3 (3.19%) Solaris
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.28%) OO
2 20 (21.28%) Scrum
3 18 (19.15%) Data Modelling
4 17 (18.09%) PRINCE2
5 16 (17.02%) TDD
6 12 (12.77%) UML
6 12 (12.77%) Waterfall
7 10 (10.64%) Analytics
7 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.64%) Migration
8 9 (9.57%) BDD
8 9 (9.57%) MVC
8 9 (9.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (9.57%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (8.51%) BPMN
9 8 (8.51%) Data Migration
9 8 (8.51%) Dependency Management
9 8 (8.51%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (8.51%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.55%) SQL
2 30 (31.91%) Java
3 27 (28.72%) C#
4 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (25.53%) VBA
5 10 (10.64%) Python
6 8 (8.51%) C
6 8 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.38%) C++
7 6 (6.38%) ES6
7 6 (6.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.32%) VB
9 4 (4.26%) PHP
10 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) PhD
4 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) APMP
6 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (2.13%) EMIR
1 2 (2.13%) MiFID
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.19%) Docker
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) HDFS
3 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.19%) OpenView
1 3 (3.19%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.13%) MOM
3 1 (1.06%) Control-M
3 1 (1.06%) SCCM
3 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.06%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 26 (27.66%) Oracle
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) IBM
3 5 (5.32%) Sybase
4 4 (4.26%) hybris
4 4 (4.26%) Tableau
5 3 (3.19%) BMC
5 3 (3.19%) DevExpress
5 3 (3.19%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.19%) Sun
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter
5 3 (3.19%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) Palantir
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
6 2 (2.13%) Teradata
7 1 (1.06%) Informatica
7 1 (1.06%) Siebel
7 1 (1.06%) Solace
7 1 (1.06%) Splunk
7 1 (1.06%) VocaLink
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