The table below looks at the statistics for the RAD Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RAD Developer
Rank 600 543 568
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +25
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 12 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.059% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.063% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 24
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£488 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £503 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51314 48841 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31055 29011 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1971 2118 2640
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

RAD Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RAD Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RAD Developer within the UK.

RAD Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RAD Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RAD Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

RAD Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RAD Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RAD Developer within the UK.

RAD Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RAD Developer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 12 £488 -11.36% 2
England -35 12 £488 -11.36% 2
City of London +4 5 £470 -14.54% 2

RAD Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited RAD Developer in their job title 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 with RAD Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) RAD
2 21 (91.30%) VBA
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) C#
5 11 (47.83%) Front Office
6 10 (43.48%) Banking
7 9 (39.13%) OO
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 8 (34.78%) Derivative
9 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
9 7 (30.43%) Equities
9 7 (30.43%) Oracle
9 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
10 6 (26.09%) .NET
11 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
12 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (17.39%) Java
12 4 (17.39%) Windows
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
13 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (13.04%) Perl
13 3 (13.04%) UNIX
13 3 (13.04%) Sybase
13 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
13 3 (13.04%) Market Risk
14 2 (8.70%) Data Migration

RAD Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited RAD Developer in their job title 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 with RAD Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) OLAP
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Front Office
3 10 (43.48%) Banking
4 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
3 1 (4.35%) MDX
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Derivative
2 7 (30.43%) Equities
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.04%) Market Risk
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (13.04%) Fixed Income
5 2 (8.70%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) RAD
2 9 (39.13%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Greeks
6 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.35%) MVVM
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) VBA
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) XAML
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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