The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Watford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 32 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing RIA 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.73% 2.30% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £525 £338
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.24 £30.75
% change year-on-year
- -50.43%
Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 24.09% 19.54% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 21
Average daily rate £381 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £568 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
RIA
Hertfordshire

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing RIA 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 RIA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing RIA 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 RIA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle