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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 402 392 388
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing RIA 26 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 25
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £583 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £408 £513
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RIA
England

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
8046 8215 8602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 36.31% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5743 5646 6035
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 140 157
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.02 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 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 +37 1 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 41 (82.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) CSS
2 40 (80.00%) User Experience
3 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (70.00%) Marketing
5 34 (68.00%) Usability Testing
5 34 (68.00%) Product Management
5 34 (68.00%) Information Architecture
5 34 (68.00%) Wireframes
6 33 (66.00%) Degree
6 33 (66.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 33 (66.00%) Axure RP
6 33 (66.00%) Project Management
6 33 (66.00%) Adobe
7 32 (64.00%) MS Visio
7 32 (64.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 30 (60.00%) Psychology
8 30 (60.00%) Human Factors
8 30 (60.00%) Industrial Design
9 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
9 29 (58.00%) Web Development
9 29 (58.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (20.00%) Internet
11 7 (14.00%) Finance
12 6 (12.00%) HTML5
13 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
13 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
13 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (8.00%) Analytics
15 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design

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:

Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 32 (64.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) NAS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Big Data
1 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.00%) IBM BigInsights
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Axure RP
2 32 (64.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.00%) CodeRush
3 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (70.00%) Marketing
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) French Language
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Architect
2 34 (68.00%) User Experience Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Senior User Experience Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (8.00%) UX Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Digital UX Designer
7 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (82.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (6.00%) Ajax
4 3 (6.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (6.00%) CSS3
4 3 (6.00%) Flash
5 2 (4.00%) .NET
5 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.00%) D3.js
5 2 (4.00%) WPF
6 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.00%) Java SE
6 1 (2.00%) JavaFX
6 1 (2.00%) LINQ
6 1 (2.00%) Middleware
6 1 (2.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (2.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (80.00%) User Experience
2 30 (60.00%) Psychology
3 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.00%) BBC
5 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.00%) IPTV
5 2 (4.00%) New Media
5 2 (4.00%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) iPad
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Information Architecture
1 34 (68.00%) Product Management
1 34 (68.00%) Usability Testing
1 34 (68.00%) Wireframes
2 33 (66.00%) Project Management
3 30 (60.00%) Human Factors
3 30 (60.00%) Industrial Design
4 29 (58.00%) Mentoring
4 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
4 29 (58.00%) Web Development
5 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (8.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Typography
8 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) XAML
3 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.00%) Arqiva
2 2 (4.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (4.00%) BT
2 2 (4.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (4.00%) Sony
2 2 (4.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
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