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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 19 22
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 2.67% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.13% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.10% -3.33%
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
60 64 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 86.96% 85.33% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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