Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 November 2017 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 71
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.15% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Lancashire median daily rate - £375 £635
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.94% +63.87%
North West median daily rate £330 £375 £635
% change year-on-year -12.00% -40.94% +63.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North 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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 370 539 768
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.59% 81.79% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 358 516
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -12.08% +16.75%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £279
90th Percentile £604 £556 £645
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 55 83
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +37.91%
10th Percentile £15.14 £11.77 £16.74
90th Percentile £65.89 £63.77 £49.07
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Lancashire

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Lancashire

RAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RAD in Lancashire