The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 185 213 224
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 11 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.17% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.22% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 2
Average daily rate
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£513 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £673 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £301 £288
% change year-on-year
+32.89% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4396 5407 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.88% 76.06% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3257 4051 4367
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 97 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Rapid Prototyping
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) Tableau
5 2 (13.33%) Mahout
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Gephi
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (13.33%) R
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Business Development
5 2 (13.33%) Advertising
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) SPSS
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
1 2 (13.33%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (13.33%) Gephi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) Mahout
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) PhoneGap
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Front Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Designer
2 10 (66.67%) User Experience Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Designer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.67%) MDX
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) WinForms
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (13.33%) Business Development
1 2 (13.33%) Time Management
1 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience Design
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Ruby
1 2 (13.33%) R
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCSD
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
1 2 (13.33%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Infragistics
2 1 (6.67%) DevExpress