The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RAD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £29.75 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
RAD
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 275 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.12% 76.82% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 120 100
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

RAD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing RAD 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 RAD.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing RAD 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 RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) HP