The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 19 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RAD 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 5.31% - 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.48
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 78.76% 77.36% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 26
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

RAD
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing RAD 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 RAD.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Classic ASP
2 6 (75.00%) Sybase
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) SPNEGO
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) MS Access
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) FileNet
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing RAD 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 RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) FileNet
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VBA Developer
4 1 (12.50%) FileNet Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) SPNEGO
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Sybase
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle