Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 19 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 51 65
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Cambridge median daily rate - - £500
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - £21.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £21.50 -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 539 492 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 85.83% 80.13% 84.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 222 424
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.24% +6.46%
10th Percentile £272 £237 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 67 40
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £28.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.64% -30.43% +40.00%
10th Percentile £17.40 £14.28 £16.43
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +16.67%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Cambridge

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RAD in Cambridge