The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 100 117 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing RAD 22 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.07% 0.57% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.68% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £420 £300 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £255
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +56.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.34 -
RAD
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1749 1915 1332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.19% 83.26% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 1364 846
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £11.00 £8.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing RAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RAD across the West Yorkshire region.

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

RAD
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford +24 22 £420 -
RAD
Yorkshire

RAD
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RAD 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Netezza
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 22 (95.65%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (95.65%) Data Modelling
2 22 (95.65%) ETL
2 22 (95.65%) Dimensional Modelling
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) RUP
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (95.65%) Data Warehouse
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Designer
2 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) ETL Designer
2 13 (56.52%) ETL Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 9 (39.13%) ETL Tester
3 9 (39.13%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Data Modelling
2 22 (95.65%) Dimensional Modelling
2 22 (95.65%) ETL
3 1 (4.35%) RUP
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Netezza
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle