Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RIA in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RIA over the 6 months to 18 December 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)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 186 185
Rank change year-on-year -38 -1 -
Contract jobs citing RIA 4 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.061% 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 1.12% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 13
South West median daily rate - £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.39% -
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 17
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £47.60 £46.25 £17.40
90th Percentile £57.60 £48.75 £41.20
England median hourly rate £54.75 £41.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year +32.73% +8.55% -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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,939 1,524 1,643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.60% 27.46% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,215 939 1,115
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £262 £190 £225
90th Percentile £575 £546 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 73 124
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £32.50 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +24.40% -28.91%
10th Percentile £15.20 £11.78 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £58.18 £44.43
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%

RIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for RIA in the South West

RIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RIA in the South West

RIA
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 RIA in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RIA in the South West

RIA
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 RIA within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Wiltshire -33 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
RIA
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 South West region with a requirement for RIA.

1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) OCA
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

RIA
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Integrator
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) OCA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee