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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Developer (RAD) Developer
Rank 626 592 604
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Contract jobs requiring a RAD Developer 21 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.079% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.083% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 7
Median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - -
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
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -29 20 £500 +11.11% 2
England -42 20 £500 +11.11% 2
City of London +38 4 £535 +25.88%
Edinburgh -14 1 £375 -
Scotland -17 1 £375 -

RAD Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 36 (97.30%) RAD
2 25 (67.57%) VBA
3 23 (62.16%) C#
4 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
5 16 (43.24%) Banking
6 15 (40.54%) Front Office
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
8 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
9 12 (32.43%) Finance
10 11 (29.73%) .NET
10 11 (29.73%) Windows
11 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
11 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
12 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
12 9 (24.32%) HTML
13 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
13 8 (21.62%) OO
13 8 (21.62%) Oracle
13 8 (21.62%) MVC
13 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (21.62%) Investment Banking
14 7 (18.92%) Python
14 7 (18.92%) CSS
14 7 (18.92%) Sybase
14 7 (18.92%) Java
15 6 (16.22%) Equities
15 6 (16.22%) Derivative
15 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.41%) MS Access
5 2 (5.41%) OLAP
5 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 16 (43.24%) Banking
2 15 (40.54%) Front Office
3 12 (32.43%) Finance
4 8 (21.62%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.92%) CSS
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.81%) J2EE
7 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 2 (5.41%) Web Services
8 2 (5.41%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) ADO
9 1 (2.70%) Ext JS
9 1 (2.70%) JSON
9 1 (2.70%) JSP
9 1 (2.70%) JSTL
9 1 (2.70%) Spring
9 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Derivative
2 6 (16.22%) Equities
3 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) RAD
2 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 8 (21.62%) OO
4 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) Equity Research
5 4 (10.81%) Greeks
5 4 (10.81%) Market Making
5 4 (10.81%) OOP
5 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) DNA
7 2 (5.41%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) VBA
2 23 (62.16%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
8 3 (8.11%) C++
9 1 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Sybase
4 2 (5.41%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.70%) Sencha
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