The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 103 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing RAD 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.057% 0.066% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.087% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £700 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +72.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £452 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
RAD
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1431 1143 965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.98% 75.85% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 688 514
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 33
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -28.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

RAD
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RAD 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RAD.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework