The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 118 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIA 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+24.85% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
RIA
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
707 958 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.87% 33.45% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 492 396
Median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 20
Median hourly rate £40.25 £36.00 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +145.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.10 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

RIA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 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
Glasgow - 3 £405 -
RIA
UK

RIA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RIA.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Korn
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) PowerHA

RIA
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Korn
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM