The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 21 18
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 2.35% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.99% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+19.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
RAD
Scotland

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
59 67 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 92.19% 78.82% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 20
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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