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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 420 415 405
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing RIA 14 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.072% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 23
Median daily rate £450 £444 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £196 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+20.28% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
7837 8289 8701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.11% 36.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5441 5756 6180
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 146 199
Median hourly rate £20.12 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +12 9 £500 +81.81% 1
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 21 (67.74%) CSS
2 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) Internet
3 15 (48.39%) Web Development
4 12 (38.71%) Web Services
4 12 (38.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
5 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
5 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
5 11 (35.48%) RESTful
5 11 (35.48%) Open Source
6 10 (32.26%) High Availability
6 10 (32.26%) Low Latency
6 10 (32.26%) React
7 9 (29.03%) ES6
8 8 (25.81%) User Experience
9 6 (19.35%) Adobe
9 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
9 6 (19.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
9 6 (19.35%) Axure RP
9 6 (19.35%) Usability Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Degree
9 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 6 (19.35%) Wireframes
10 5 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (16.13%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) Marketing

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 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (9.68%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Axure RP
1 6 (19.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (22.58%) Architect
5 6 (19.35%) User Experience Architect
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Architect
6 5 (16.13%) Senior User Experience Architect
7 4 (12.90%) Angular Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
10 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) CSS
2 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 12 (38.71%) Web Services
4 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
4 11 (35.48%) RESTful
5 10 (32.26%) React
6 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 4 (12.90%) CSS3
8 3 (9.68%) jQuery
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) Apache Flex
9 2 (6.45%) Dojo
9 2 (6.45%) Flash
10 1 (3.23%) .NET
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.23%) CherryPy
10 1 (3.23%) Django
10 1 (3.23%) JSON
10 1 (3.23%) Middleware
10 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Psychology
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.23%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Web Development
2 12 (38.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
3 11 (35.48%) Open Source
3 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
4 10 (32.26%) High Availability
4 10 (32.26%) Low Latency
5 6 (19.35%) Information Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 6 (19.35%) Usability Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Wireframes
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Human Factors
6 5 (16.13%) Industrial Design
6 5 (16.13%) Product Management
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) ES6
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) PHP 5
4 1 (3.23%) SAS Macro
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Akamai
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Dynatrace
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) hybris
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau