The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank - 24 24
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 2.52% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.99% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
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
93 134 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 73.81% 84.28% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 41
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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