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 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / London
Rank 391 398 390
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing RIA 13 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 16
Median daily rate £488 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 - -

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
6699 7214 7339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.44% 34.10% 35.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4638 5065 5086
Median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 114 135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.99 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.56% -0.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £35.36 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 February 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 28 February 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 - 5 £575 -
New Malden - 3 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 (78.57%) HTML
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
1 22 (78.57%) CSS
1 22 (78.57%) Internet
2 18 (64.29%) Open Source
3 17 (60.71%) Web Services
4 15 (53.57%) Web Development
4 15 (53.57%) RESTful
4 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
4 15 (53.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 14 (50.00%) React
5 14 (50.00%) High Availability
5 14 (50.00%) Low Latency
6 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 10 (35.71%) Front End Development
7 9 (32.14%) ES6
8 6 (21.43%) CSS3
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) Adobe
9 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 5 (17.86%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
9 5 (17.86%) Marketing
9 5 (17.86%) Usability Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 5 (17.86%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (17.86%) Axure RP
9 5 (17.86%) Node.js

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 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
1 5 (17.86%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Multicast
2 2 (7.14%) SNMP
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) MariaDB
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Axure RP
1 5 (17.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Interaction Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Senior User Experience Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Usability Architect
4 5 (17.86%) User Experience Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) CSS
1 22 (78.57%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 15 (53.57%) RESTful
4 14 (50.00%) React
5 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 6 (21.43%) CSS3
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) Node.js
7 5 (17.86%) Redux
8 2 (7.14%) Ajax
8 2 (7.14%) CherryPy
8 2 (7.14%) Django
8 2 (7.14%) Dojo
8 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (7.14%) Ext JS
8 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 2 (7.14%) JSON
8 2 (7.14%) Middleware
8 2 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) FreeBSD
2 2 (7.14%) CentOS
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Open Source
2 15 (53.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 15 (53.57%) Unit Testing
2 15 (53.57%) Web Development
3 14 (50.00%) High Availability
3 14 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 10 (35.71%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.86%) Product Management
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Usability Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) ES6
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) tcsh
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Samba
1 2 (7.14%) Snort
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Kibana
1 2 (7.14%) logstash
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (7.14%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau