The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / North West
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIA 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £446 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.24 - -
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
821 1263 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.58% 33.57% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 731 547
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 63 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.43% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing RIA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

RIA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Lancashire - 3 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for RIA.

1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) IIBA
4 2 (14.29%) CBAP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (14.29%) MS Office
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Nessus
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Nmap
5 1 (7.14%) Neural Network
5 1 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) SAP

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
1 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
1 1 (7.14%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Robot
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Neural Network
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Case Management
3 1 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Decision Tree
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Infographics
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) CBAP
3 2 (14.29%) IIBA
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) HNC
4 1 (7.14%) SANS
4 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
1 1 (7.14%) Nexpose
1 1 (7.14%) Nmap
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
2 1 (7.14%) Intel
2 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) NetWitness
2 1 (7.14%) Qualys
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Snow
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk