The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rich Internet Application (RIA)
England / North West
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RIA 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £518 £408
% change year-on-year -13.04% +26.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.48 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.82 - -

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 827 1237 1060
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.80% 32.23% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 740 561
Median daily rate £375 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% -3.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 55 64
Median hourly rate £17.25 £23.27 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.87% +32.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.55 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.21 £47.39 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing RIA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for RIA in the North West

RIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in the North West

RIA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RIA in the North West

RIA
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing RIA in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for RIA in the North West

RIA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
RIA
England

RIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North West region with a requirement for RIA.

1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Neural Network
5 2 (15.38%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (15.38%) IIBA
5 2 (15.38%) CBAP
5 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (15.38%) Avionics
5 2 (15.38%) Qt
5 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Infographics

RIA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
1 1 (7.69%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Robot
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 2 (15.38%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Database Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Database Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Qt
2 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Decision Tree
2 2 (15.38%) Infographics
2 2 (15.38%) Logistic Regression
2 2 (15.38%) Neural Network
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Case Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CBAP
3 2 (15.38%) IIBA
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) SANS
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nexpose
1 1 (7.69%) Nmap
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) Intel
3 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.69%) NetWitness
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys
3 1 (7.69%) Snow
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
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