The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £466 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.91% +24.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.67 -
RAD
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 579 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 84.03% 82.60% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 445 321
Median daily rate £413 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £58.50 £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in South Wales