Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 134 153
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19 -32
Contract jobs citing RIA 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.19% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.56% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Leeds median daily rate £415 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -5.08% -1.67%
10th Percentile £248 £256 £358
90th Percentile £444 £434 £383
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £373 £369
% change year-on-year +11.26% +1.15% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 673 886 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.15% 33.73% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 564 711
Leeds median daily rate £410 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +3.44% +21.67%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £574 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.94% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 39
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.84
90th Percentile £21.58 £15.00 £41.15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -3.45%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for RIA in Leeds

RIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in Leeds

RIA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RIA in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RIA in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for RIA.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Haskell
2 1 (33.33%) Erlang
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Clojure
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Elixir
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

RIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Polyglot Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Clojure
1 1 (33.33%) Elixir
1 1 (33.33%) Erlang
1 1 (33.33%) Haskell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality