The table below looks at the statistics for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 195 222 226
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.028% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.037% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£650 £700 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +86.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £700 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £250 £400
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4405 5477 5968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.94% 76.58% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3304 4048 4398
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 72 92
Average hourly rate £21.75 £21.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.16% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.20 £15.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £54.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rapid Prototyping across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Rapid Prototyping Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping across the City of London region.

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rapid Prototyping also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Rapid Prototyping.

1 12 (70.59%) User Experience
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Mahout
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Gephi
7 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
7 2 (11.76%) R
7 2 (11.76%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (11.76%) Tableau
7 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Business Development
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) Web Design
7 2 (11.76%) Subversion
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (11.76%) Advertising
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rapid Prototyping also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Rapid Prototyping. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Gephi
1 2 (11.76%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Mahout
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.88%) Mocha
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience Designer
1 9 (52.94%) Designer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior User Experience Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Head of User Experience
4 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) FpML
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) MDX
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (5.88%) OOCSS
4 1 (5.88%) D3.js
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) MXML
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) User Experience
2 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.88%) Derivative
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Business Development
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
2 2 (11.76%) Web Design
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience Design
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) R
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSD
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Tableau
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Infragistics
2 1 (5.88%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter