Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 23 November 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 183 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +185
Contract jobs citing RIA 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.040% 0.069% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Scotland median daily rate - £405 -
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £456
% change year-on-year - -1.37% -17.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% -10.59% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1487 1488 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.49% 34.33% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 878 943
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £211
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 38 61
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.80 £46.68 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £20.97 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.28% +5.13% +8.33%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for RIA in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RIA in Scotland

RIA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIA within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Glasgow -11 2 - -
RIA
UK

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

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

RIA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL