The table below looks at the statistics for RIATest skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIATest over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cogitek RIATest
UK
Rank - - 611
Contract jobs citing RIATest 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7396 7466 6775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.52% 14.96% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4943 4989 4632
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 193 123
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.95 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

RIATest
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing RIATest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

RIATest Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RIATest
Daily Rate Trend

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

RIATest Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RIATest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RIATest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for RIATest.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) FlexUnit
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Mocha
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets

RIATest
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) FlexUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Mocha
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Browserify
1 1 (100.00%) Chai
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase