The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RAD Developer
Rank 580 530 555
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +25
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 10 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.084% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.091% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 23
Average daily rate
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£508 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.72% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £496 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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
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 1 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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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 -26 10 £508 -7.72% 3
England -36 10 £508 -7.72% 3
City of London +6 3 £525 -4.54% 3

RAD Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 25 (100.00%) RAD
2 23 (92.00%) VBA
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) C#
5 13 (52.00%) Front Office
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Banking
7 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
7 7 (28.00%) Derivative
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) Equities
8 6 (24.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) Market Risk
9 5 (20.00%) Greeks
9 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
11 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (12.00%) Windows
12 2 (8.00%) UNIX
12 2 (8.00%) Python
12 2 (8.00%) Sybase
12 2 (8.00%) Java
12 2 (8.00%) Perl
12 2 (8.00%) TDD
12 2 (8.00%) Advertising

RAD Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
General
1 13 (52.00%) Front Office
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) MDX
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Derivative
2 6 (24.00%) Equities
2 6 (24.00%) Market Risk
3 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (8.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (8.00%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
6 1 (4.00%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) RAD
2 6 (24.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) Greeks
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Logistics
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) MVVM
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) VBA
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) XAML
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Sybase
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