The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had RAD Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rapid Application Developer (RAD) Developer
UK
Rank 571 615 568
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -47
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 16 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.030% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.032% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 34
Median daily rate £494 £575 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.13% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £462 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £640 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

RAD Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured RAD Developer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 16 £494 -14.13% 1
London +13 15 £500 -13.04% 1
City of London -2 2 £500 -23.07%
Birmingham -3 1 £338 -
West Midlands -9 1 £338 -

RAD Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, RAD Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring RAD Developer in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) RAD
2 10 (55.56%) VBA
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Front Office
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Bloomberg
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 5 (27.78%) Greeks
6 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
7 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) OOP
7 4 (22.22%) Reuters
8 3 (16.67%) ADO
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Derivative
8 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 3 (16.67%) Validation
8 3 (16.67%) Time Management
8 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office

RAD Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Power BI
3 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) git-flow
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
1 7 (38.89%) Front Office
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) ADO
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 3 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) RAD
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
2 5 (27.78%) Greeks
2 5 (27.78%) OO
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) VBA
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 4 (22.22%) Reuters
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft