The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank - 236 250
Contract jobs citing RIA 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.24 £30.75
% change year-on-year
- -50.43%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2005 1619 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.47% 19.29% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 761 891
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 159 195
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
RIA
England

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RIA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RIA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RIA 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 RIA.

1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
1 6 (66.67%) XML
1 6 (66.67%) SOA
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
1 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Ext JS
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) WSDL
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Process Management
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) JPA

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing RIA 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 RIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Designer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
1 6 (66.67%) XML
1 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) Ext JS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) WSDL
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) JTA
3 1 (11.11%) EJB
3 1 (11.11%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) IPTV
3 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Campaign Management
4 1 (11.11%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Progress
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe