The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 27 29
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 1.39% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.69% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £398 £381
% change year-on-year
+16.83% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
RAD
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 118 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 74.55% 81.94% 79.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 41
Average daily rate £394 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Watford