The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RAD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £24.64
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
594 334 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.88% 66.40% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 177 190
Average daily rate £350 £375 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.16 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.23% -25.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RAD across the Wales region.

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Wales

RAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing RAD also 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 that cited RAD.

1 13 (92.86%) UML
2 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) Relational Database
3 11 (78.57%) XML
3 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
3 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 11 (78.57%) RDBMS
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.14%) RUP

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing RAD also 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 that cited RAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Relational Database
1 11 (78.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) XML
2 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) RUP
4 1 (7.14%) DSDM
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) BPEL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
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