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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 157 187 196
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Median daily rate £445 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £460 £400
% change year-on-year
-32.06% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -
Rapid Prototyping
London

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
2869 4587 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.73% 79.94% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2348 3611 3556
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Rapid Prototyping as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Rapid Prototyping
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Rapid Prototyping Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 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 City of London region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 6 (85.71%) Prototyping
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 3 (42.86%) Publishing
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Grunt
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) gulp
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile First
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 1 (14.29%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
1 2 (28.57%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) CocoaPods
2 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Design
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Prototyping
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile First
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) RedDot
2 1 (14.29%) StreamBase
2 1 (14.29%) Zend