The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 71 60
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.70% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.87% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Median daily rate - £215 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £452 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.51%
RAD
UK

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
421 690 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.41% 80.70% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 482 429
Median daily rate £400 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.95% -9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -39.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.07 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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