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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RAD Developer
Rank 569 499 572
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +73
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 18 45 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.094% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.10% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 12
Average daily rate £488 £550 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £351 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate - £370 -
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
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 5 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -49 18 £488 -11.36% 3
England -113 18 £488 -11.36% 3
City of London -20 12 £475 -2.61%
Scotland - - - -
Stirling - - - -

RAD Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (100.00%) RAD
2 33 (78.57%) C#
3 32 (76.19%) VBA
4 28 (66.67%) SQL
4 28 (66.67%) Front Office
5 19 (45.24%) Banking
6 17 (40.48%) Derivative
7 15 (35.71%) Investment Banking
8 14 (33.33%) Fixed Income
8 14 (33.33%) Python
9 12 (28.57%) Analytics
10 9 (21.43%) Java
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) Equities
11 8 (19.05%) Perl
11 8 (19.05%) C++
11 8 (19.05%) .NET
11 8 (19.05%) Finance
12 7 (16.67%) OO
12 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (16.67%) Market Risk
13 6 (14.29%) Credit Risk
13 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
13 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
14 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (11.90%) Greeks
15 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (9.52%) Asset Management

RAD Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 28 (66.67%) Front Office
2 19 (45.24%) Banking
3 15 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 8 (19.05%) Finance
5 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) WinForms
3 1 (2.38%) WCF
3 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Derivative
2 14 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 9 (21.43%) Equities
4 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (16.67%) Market Risk
5 6 (14.29%) Credit Risk
5 6 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 3 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) RAD
2 12 (28.57%) Analytics
3 7 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.90%) Greeks
5 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Logistics
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
8 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.38%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) C#
2 32 (76.19%) VBA
3 28 (66.67%) SQL
4 14 (33.33%) Python
5 9 (21.43%) Java
6 8 (19.05%) Perl
6 8 (19.05%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) F#
8 1 (2.38%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) Business Objects