Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 23 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 > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 553 553
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -7
Contract jobs citing RIA 24 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 34
London median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £425 £400 £358
90th Percentile £630 £530 £613
England median daily rate £475 £475 £474
% change year-on-year - +0.26% -5.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
London median hourly rate £43.50 £69.64 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.54% - -
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15853 16796 17070
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.01% 37.03% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11236 12063 11905
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 211 296
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £12.29
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.00 £53.88
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.69%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for RIA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RIA in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RIA in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RIA in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
City of London +18 12 £494 -
New Malden - 1 - -
RIA
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for RIA.

1 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 16 (66.67%) CSS
2 13 (54.17%) Web Development
3 11 (45.83%) Internet
4 10 (41.67%) Project Management
5 9 (37.50%) MS Visio
6 8 (33.33%) Adobe
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
6 8 (33.33%) Marketing
6 8 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (33.33%) Product Management
6 8 (33.33%) RESTful
6 8 (33.33%) Open Source
6 8 (33.33%) Information Architecture
6 8 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 8 (33.33%) Axure RP
6 8 (33.33%) High Availability
6 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 8 (33.33%) User Experience
6 8 (33.33%) React
6 8 (33.33%) Low Latency
6 8 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 8 (33.33%) Wireframes
7 7 (29.17%) CSS3
7 7 (29.17%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering

RIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 7 (29.17%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Axure RP
1 8 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (33.33%) User Experience Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Senior User Experience Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Interaction Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Usability Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) CSS
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) React
2 8 (33.33%) RESTful
2 8 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) CSS3
3 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.67%) Node.js
4 4 (16.67%) Redux
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.17%) MFC
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) CESG
2 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Web Development
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 8 (33.33%) High Availability
3 8 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 8 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
3 8 (33.33%) Product Management
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Usability Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Cognitive Psychology
5 5 (20.83%) Conceptual Models
5 5 (20.83%) Human Factors
5 5 (20.83%) Industrial Design
5 5 (20.83%) Psychology
6 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) ES6
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy