The table below looks at the statistics for RAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Rank 124 131 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing RAD 26 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.48% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.60% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
Median daily rate £420 £388 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +76.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £406 £279
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +45.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.34 -
RAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2437 2508 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.15% 80.44% 77.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1759 1152
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 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 58
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

RAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RAD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RAD
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RAD Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RAD Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RAD
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire +12 23 £420 +40.00%
South Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
RAD
England

RAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Netezza
2 23 (74.19%) Dimensional Modelling
2 23 (74.19%) Oracle ODI
2 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 23 (74.19%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (74.19%) Data Modelling
2 23 (74.19%) ETL
3 5 (16.13%) RUP
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) V-Model
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) Selenium
5 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.68%) VB
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) HP UFT

RAD
Top Related IT Skills in 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 23 (74.19%) Data Warehouse
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Designer
2 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) ETL Designer
2 14 (45.16%) ETL Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Tester
4 9 (29.03%) ETL Tester
5 5 (16.13%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Data Modelling
2 23 (74.19%) Dimensional Modelling
2 23 (74.19%) ETL
3 5 (16.13%) RUP
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.68%) V-Model
5 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) C
2 3 (9.68%) VB
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Netezza
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle