Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 105 123
Rank change year-on-year -23 +18 +1
Contract jobs citing RAD 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.071% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £500 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.54% +69.20%
South East median daily rate £413 £440 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.22% +31.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00

RAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,878 1,413 1,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.69% 84.26% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 767 999
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £255 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £566 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 57 63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.42% +22.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.18 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.55 £38.30
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Buckinghamshire

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RAD in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Buckinghamshire

RAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RAD in Buckinghamshire

RAD
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 4 - -
RAD
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Management

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft