Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 16 January 2018 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 -4
Contract jobs citing RAD 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.49% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £370 - £363
10th Percentile £328 - £249
90th Percentile £390 - £466
South East median daily rate £413 £458 £450
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +31.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,025 1,044 976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 84.29% 86.00% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 815 749 736
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £430 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +9.55% -1.88%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £214
90th Percentile £613 £571 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 39
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.47 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.38% -36.49% +61.76%
10th Percentile £15.25 £12.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.38 £76.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Oxfordshire

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Oxfordshire

RAD
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Oxford - 3 £350 -
RAD
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RAD 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for RAD.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) React
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
1 1 (16.67%) VMware