The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD 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
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £305
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +142.85%
RAD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1586 2253 2187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.25% 79.22% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 1207 1212
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

RAD
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RAD.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Azure Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft