The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / London
Rank 397 396 375
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing RIA 11 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.078% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 22
Median daily rate £488 £450 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £308 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+25.64% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7003 7424 7453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.00% 35.96% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 5137 5225
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 138 150
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.06 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing RIA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in London

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in London

RIA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

RIA Daily Rate Histogram in London

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in London

RIA
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 RIA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +9 6 £550 +100.00%
New Malden - 2 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RIA 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 RIA.

1 22 (68.75%) CSS
2 21 (65.63%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 20 (62.50%) Internet
4 17 (53.13%) Open Source
5 16 (50.00%) Web Services
6 15 (46.88%) Web Development
7 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
7 14 (43.75%) RESTful
7 14 (43.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 13 (40.63%) High Availability
8 13 (40.63%) Low Latency
8 13 (40.63%) React
9 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
9 10 (31.25%) Front End Development
10 9 (28.13%) ES6
11 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
12 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
12 5 (15.63%) Python
13 4 (12.50%) FreeBSD
13 4 (12.50%) Adobe
13 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (12.50%) HTML5
13 4 (12.50%) Node.js
13 4 (12.50%) Redux
13 4 (12.50%) User Experience
14 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
14 3 (9.38%) CSS3
14 3 (9.38%) Wireframes

RIA
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 2 (6.25%) CMS
1 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Akamai
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Multicast
2 2 (6.25%) SNMP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.25%) MariaDB
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Axure RP
1 3 (9.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Angular Developer
5 3 (9.38%) User Experience Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Interaction Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior User Experience Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Usability Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) CSS
2 21 (65.63%) HTML
3 16 (50.00%) Web Services
4 14 (43.75%) RESTful
5 13 (40.63%) React
6 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
7 4 (12.50%) Node.js
7 4 (12.50%) Redux
8 3 (9.38%) CSS3
8 3 (9.38%) jQuery
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) CherryPy
9 2 (6.25%) ELK Stack
9 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
9 2 (6.25%) Flash
9 2 (6.25%) JSON
9 2 (6.25%) LAMP
9 2 (6.25%) Middleware
9 2 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (3.13%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) FreeBSD
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Open Source
2 15 (46.88%) Web Development
3 14 (43.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 13 (40.63%) High Availability
4 13 (40.63%) Low Latency
5 10 (31.25%) Front End Development
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Product Management
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Usability Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Wireframes
8 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) ES6
3 5 (15.63%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) tcsh
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Macro
6 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Samba
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Kibana
1 2 (6.25%) logstash
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (6.25%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) hybris
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau