The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RIA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £18.06
RIA
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
400 279 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.92% 23.25% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 160 172
Average daily rate £350 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 48
Average hourly rate £12.89 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £21.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RIA across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) OOD

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago