The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / South West
Rank 120 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIA 12 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £443 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+24.85% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
697 939 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.99% 31.92% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 644 489
Median daily rate £386 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 63 53
Median hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.33% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.88 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RIA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

RIA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

RIA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RIA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RIA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 8 £443 -
Somerset - 4 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for RIA.

1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 7 (21.88%) Gantt Chart
4 5 (15.63%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) CMS
5 4 (12.50%) Content Management
5 4 (12.50%) User Experience
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Human Factors
6 3 (9.38%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (9.38%) Ajax
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Internet
6 3 (9.38%) Military
6 3 (9.38%) PLM
6 3 (9.38%) Windchill
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) HTML

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Buildr
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) jMock
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Junior
3 3 (9.38%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Ajax
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) Flash
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) Sass
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (3.13%) EJB
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.13%) JSF
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Struts
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Gantt Chart
3 4 (12.50%) Content Management
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Human Factors
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) PLM
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) UML
5 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.25%) Data Privacy
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Apple
1 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.13%) ATG
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle