The first table below looks at the demand for Riak skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Riak over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Yorkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Riak
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Riak 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £640 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £588 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
447 295 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.47% 22.67% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 157 196
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% +1.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Riak
Yorkshire

Riak
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Riak across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Riak Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Riak
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Riak Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Riak
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Riak within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Leeds - 4 £640 - 2
Riak
Yorkshire

Riak
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Riak 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 Riak.

1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) NHS

Riak
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Riak 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 Riak. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Reference Data
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk