Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing RIA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.45% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £235 £350 £343
% change year-on-year -32.86% +2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £41.61 - -
South East median hourly rate £41.61 - £44.46

RIA is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 130 214 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.48% 42.13% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 170 101
Kent median daily rate £364 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £120 £124 £200
90th Percentile £539 £441 £595
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 6
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 £25.69 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.70% +26.86% +26.56%
10th Percentile £35.00 £25.69 £11.00
90th Percentile £56.25 £97.88 £42.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.50
% change year-on-year +81.39% -10.26% +22.86%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing RIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for RIA in Kent

RIA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RIA in Kent

RIA
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Rochester - 2 - -
RIA
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for RIA.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared