Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 185 209
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24 -1
Contract jobs citing RIA 22 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.14% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.45% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 0
East of England median daily rate £480 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.30% - -
England median daily rate £475 £475 £474
% change year-on-year - +0.26% -5.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £45.71 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.64 -
% change year-on-year -1.41% - -

RIA is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1500 1550 1586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.89% 29.96% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 869 890
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 138 140
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -36.67% +21.21%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.92 £12.48
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.68 £45.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing RIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for RIA in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RIA in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RIA in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RIA in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RIA in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Bedfordshire +5 10 £503 +16.52%
Hertfordshire -6 5 - - 1
Essex - 4 £449 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £150 -
Norfolk - 1 £449 -
RIA
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for RIA.

1 10 (45.45%) JIRA
1 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (27.27%) Ansible
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Retail
5 5 (22.73%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) C
5 5 (22.73%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) Ant
5 5 (22.73%) Functional Programming
5 5 (22.73%) MSBuild
5 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
5 5 (22.73%) TeamCity
5 5 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby
5 5 (22.73%) Release Automation
6 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (45.45%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) LabWindows
1 3 (13.64%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) RS-422
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) JIRA
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
3 6 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (22.73%) Ant
4 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
4 5 (22.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (22.73%) MSBuild
4 5 (22.73%) TeamCity
5 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
6 1 (4.55%) Mockito
6 1 (4.55%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Sitecore Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Information Officer
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) EclipseLink
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) JAAS
4 1 (4.55%) JAXB
4 1 (4.55%) JAX-RPC
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Struts
4 1 (4.55%) Struts2
4 1 (4.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 5 (22.73%) Functional Programming
3 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Release Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Content Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Service Design
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) C
2 5 (22.73%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
2 3 (13.64%) Ensighten
2 3 (13.64%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Serena
2 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle