Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 July 2017 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)
England > South West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 204 209
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +3
Contract jobs citing RAD 10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.067% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.084% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
South West median daily rate £415 £175 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +137.14% -56.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £385 £170 £285
90th Percentile £434 £285 £425
England median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £22.00 - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 - £40.00

RAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4575 4782 4995
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.70% 79.65% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2933 3156 3279
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 243 220
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +40.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.65 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £50.58
England median hourly rate £24.77 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -0.92% +13.64% +4.76%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in the South West

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in the South West

RAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RAD in the South West

RAD
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RAD within the South West region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Bristol - 7 £415 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
RAD
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for RAD.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) PhpStorm
2 7 (70.00%) GitLab
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (20.00%) SQL

RAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DWDM
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) GitLab
2 7 (70.00%) PhpStorm
3 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (20.00%) UX Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Ciena
2 1 (10.00%) Huawei
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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