The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing RIA 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.57% 1.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.00% 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £510 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £408 £513
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
RIA
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 77 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 39.37% 48.13% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 9
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £296 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Watford

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for RIA.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Kendo UI
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) B2B
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle