The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 3 months to 29 June 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.36% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £460 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £452 £363
% change year-on-year -12.00% +24.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 284 365 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.28% 82.58% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 1080 710
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £544 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 22
Median hourly rate £22.75 £20.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.97% +64.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.20 £7.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in South Yorkshire

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in South Yorkshire