The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £421 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
RAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
986 585 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.59% 75.97% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 347 333
Median daily rate £325 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.13 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.12% -11.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in the North East

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in the North East