Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 76 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +75
Contract jobs citing RAD 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.49% 0.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £458 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.38% - -
South West median daily rate £408 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +1.88% -15.79% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 497 660 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 80.94% 80.59% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 422 435
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £213 £239
90th Percentile £563 £563 £510
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 66 55
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £28.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -32.35% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.25 £21.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.50 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -15.65% -6.37% +37.72%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Gloucestershire

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) QualityStage
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) UI Developer
2 2 (66.67%) UI/UX Developer
2 2 (66.67%) UX Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lineage
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata