Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 87 97
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -
Contract jobs citing RIA 12 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.81% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 0.48% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Reading median daily rate £443 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% - -
10th Percentile £421 £428 £390
90th Percentile £496 £473 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £443 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -1.67% - -
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 463 419 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.28% 34.57% 33.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 250 247
Reading median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.32%
10th Percentile £215 £205 £225
90th Percentile £625 £553 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 20
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £39.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -62.16% +129.80%
10th Percentile £9.56 £10.95 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.13 £47.50 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.80 £13.10 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.29% -34.50% +8.96%

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 17 February 2019, 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) IaaS
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) IVR
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (16.67%) WFM
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) IaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) CTI
3 1 (8.33%) H.323
3 1 (8.33%) QSIG
3 1 (8.33%) SCCP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Service Advisor
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) IVR
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) WFM
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCIE
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MBA
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco