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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 112 137 131
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing RIA 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% -2.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+25.64% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -

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
674 806 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.20% 28.29% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 546 421
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 38
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £12.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £21.00 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

RIA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RIA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

RIA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

RIA
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 RIA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 +25 7 £465 +27.26%
South Yorkshire - 4 £475 - 1
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for RIA.

1 13 (86.67%) Internet
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) HTTP
7 4 (26.67%) Clustering
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) MySQL
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Informix
7 4 (26.67%) React
7 4 (26.67%) High Availability
8 3 (20.00%) Games
8 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (13.33%) F5
9 2 (13.33%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) Online Betting
9 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
9 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
9 2 (13.33%) AMQP
9 2 (13.33%) Marketing
9 2 (13.33%) Content Management
9 2 (13.33%) Apache

RIA
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Informix
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Babel
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Online Betting
3 1 (6.67%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Node.js
2 4 (26.67%) React
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (13.33%) Dropwizard
4 2 (13.33%) Kafka
4 2 (13.33%) LAMP
4 2 (13.33%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Express
5 1 (6.67%) koa
5 1 (6.67%) lodash
5 1 (6.67%) Redux
5 1 (6.67%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (6.67%) Online Games
2 1 (6.67%) Photography
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Isomorphic JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
6 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat