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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 144 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIA 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+26.71% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
RIA
England

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
942 1234 958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.96% 29.86% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 673 552
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 66 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.68 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.32% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

RIA Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

RIA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 5 £600 -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (13.33%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) OOP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Robot
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ELK Stack
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Microservices
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Lua
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) SANS
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nessus
1 1 (6.67%) Nexpose
1 1 (6.67%) Nmap
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (6.67%) Intel
2 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) NetWitness
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk