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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 21 19
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 6.19% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.33% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
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 84 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 86.76% 74.34% 71.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 16
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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