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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 137 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIA 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% - 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 - -
RIA
England

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
914 864 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.96% 26.92% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 571 438
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 51
Median hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

RIA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
Somerset - 4 - - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £450 -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South West region with a requirement for RIA.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (37.50%) Base SAS
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) Metadata Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (12.50%) SAS EBI
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Retail

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 3 (37.50%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Base SAS
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (12.50%) SAS EBI
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Management Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality