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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 203 190 216
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Average daily rate
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£390 £525 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +61.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £354 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £620 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £301
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4608 4500 5541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.70% 77.53% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3349 4119
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 95
Average hourly rate £21.30 £23.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.85 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Android
2 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Adobe
4 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
5 3 (21.43%) Advertising
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Xcode
6 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
6 2 (14.29%) W3C
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Designer
1 4 (28.57%) Head of User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Creative Technologist
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Designer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) W3C
4 1 (7.14%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Product Management
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Android Development
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Adobe