The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
Rank - 118 123
Contract jobs citing RIA 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.042% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.13% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £381
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
924 748 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.15% 31.13% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 446 327
Average daily rate £375 £355 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 39 60
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £10.05 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RIA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RIA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RIA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Facebook
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Facebook