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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 396 382 377
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing RIA 15 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 10
Average daily rate £480 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-31.90% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7568 7531 8236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.79% 36.15% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5293 5276 5595
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 147 160
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RIA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RIA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RIA.

1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) User Experience
3 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 21 (61.76%) CSS
5 17 (50.00%) Internet
6 16 (47.06%) Adobe
6 16 (47.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (44.12%) Degree
8 14 (41.18%) Information Architecture
9 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
10 11 (32.35%) Marketing
10 11 (32.35%) Product Management
10 11 (32.35%) Usability Testing
10 11 (32.35%) Project Management
10 11 (32.35%) MS Visio
10 11 (32.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 11 (32.35%) Axure RP
11 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
11 10 (29.41%) Finance
11 10 (29.41%) Visualisation
11 10 (29.41%) Psychology
11 10 (29.41%) Human Factors
11 10 (29.41%) Industrial Design
12 8 (23.53%) HTML5
13 7 (20.59%) Java
13 7 (20.59%) Data Visualisation
14 6 (17.65%) Flash
14 6 (17.65%) jQuery
14 6 (17.65%) Banking

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing RIA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Lightstreamer
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (32.35%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.82%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.94%) Redis
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Axure RP
1 11 (32.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (5.88%) Ant
2 2 (5.88%) JUnit
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) CodeRush
3 1 (2.94%) EasyMock
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) jMock
3 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (2.94%) Optimizeit
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (32.35%) Marketing
2 10 (29.41%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
5 4 (11.76%) Legal
6 2 (5.88%) Retail
7 1 (2.94%) French Language
7 1 (2.94%) Front Office
7 1 (2.94%) Games
7 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Information Architect
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior User Experience Architect
4 3 (8.82%) User Experience Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Digital Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 6 (17.65%) Flash
4 6 (17.65%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) RequireJS
6 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (8.82%) Apache Flex
7 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
7 3 (8.82%) CSS3
7 3 (8.82%) Java SE
7 3 (8.82%) JavaFX
7 3 (8.82%) Swing
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (5.88%) SVG
8 2 (5.88%) Underscore.js
8 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) User Experience
2 10 (29.41%) Psychology
2 10 (29.41%) Visualisation
3 4 (11.76%) iPad
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Graphic Design
5 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Information Architecture
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
3 11 (32.35%) Product Management
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Usability Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Human Factors
4 10 (29.41%) Industrial Design
4 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 7 (20.59%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
7 4 (11.76%) OO
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Workflow
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Line Management
9 1 (2.94%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) XAML
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Groovy
5 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) ATG
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) Empirix
4 1 (2.94%) Endeca
4 1 (2.94%) Perforce
4 1 (2.94%) Rally
4 1 (2.94%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Sybase
4 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
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