The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 73 -
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £255
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +56.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.34 -
RAD
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
531 592 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.10% 80.98% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 442 233
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 29
Median hourly rate £23.25 £22.50 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.25 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

RAD
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RAD 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Content Enrichment

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Enrichment
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft