Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 88 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing RIA 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.20% 0.079% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Reading median daily rate £235 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.78% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £235 £450 -
% change year-on-year -47.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 499 410 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.76% 32.31% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 192 297
Reading median daily rate £420 £411 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +0.92% +1.88%
10th Percentile £220 £256 £250
90th Percentile £595 £599 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 14
Reading median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -25.00% -46.67%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £53.75 £38.02
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -28.57% -5.41%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for RIA in Reading

RIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for RIA.

1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SDET
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Xbox
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

RIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
1 1 (33.33%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDET
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft