The table below looks at the statistics for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 462 520 487
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -33
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 95 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.043% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.058% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 11 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £400 £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 - -
Rapid Prototyping
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Rapid Prototyping Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Trend in England

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Histogram in England

Rapid Prototyping
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Rapid Prototyping Hourly Rate Trend in England

Rapid Prototyping
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Rapid Prototyping Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 46 £370 +28.69% 9
South East +12 24 £181 -54.68% 1
Yorkshire +5 13 £688 -
North West - 1 £325 - 3
East of England - 1 £350 - 3
Rapid Prototyping
UK

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 120 (73.62%) User Experience
2 118 (72.39%) HTML
3 111 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (63.19%) CSS
5 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
6 43 (26.38%) Mobile App
7 40 (24.54%) Axure RP
8 28 (17.18%) jQuery
9 27 (16.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (15.95%) Adobe
11 25 (15.34%) SQL
12 24 (14.72%) XML
12 24 (14.72%) CMS
13 23 (14.11%) Google
13 23 (14.11%) Web Services
14 22 (13.50%) .NET
14 22 (13.50%) W3C
14 22 (13.50%) Degree
14 22 (13.50%) Usability Testing
15 21 (12.88%) Web Design
16 20 (12.27%) Content Management
16 20 (12.27%) XHTML
17 19 (11.66%) ASP.NET
17 19 (11.66%) XSD
17 19 (11.66%) XSLT
17 19 (11.66%) Intranet
17 19 (11.66%) Open Text
17 19 (11.66%) RedDot
17 19 (11.66%) Ajax
17 19 (11.66%) Web Development

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 24 (14.72%) CMS
2 18 (11.04%) IIS
3 14 (8.59%) Node.js
4 2 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.61%) WordPress
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (8.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (8.59%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.68%) Acrobat
4 5 (3.07%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (2.45%) MS Office
6 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.23%) InDesign
6 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.84%) SaaS
1 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.61%) Heroku
2 1 (0.61%) PaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.66%) Intranet
2 8 (4.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Broadband
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.45%) NoSQL
1 4 (2.45%) MySQL
2 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.84%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.23%) QlikView
4 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (24.54%) Axure RP
2 18 (11.04%) Visual Studio
3 14 (8.59%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.75%) Jasmine
5 7 (4.29%) Subversion
6 6 (3.68%) Mocha
7 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.84%) JIRA
8 3 (1.84%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.84%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.23%) ProtoShare
9 2 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.61%) HttpUnit
10 1 (0.61%) Selenium
10 1 (0.61%) Xcode
10 1 (0.61%) Firebug
10 1 (0.61%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.61%) QUnit
General
1 15 (9.20%) Publishing
2 8 (4.91%) Finance
2 8 (4.91%) Games
3 6 (3.68%) Banking
4 5 (3.07%) Retail
5 4 (2.45%) Marketing
5 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.23%) iGaming
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.23%) Law
6 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 85 (52.15%) Designer
2 68 (41.72%) UX Designer
3 58 (35.58%) Developer
4 21 (12.88%) Front-End Developer
5 19 (11.66%) Senior Designer
6 18 (11.04%) Senior UX Designer
7 16 (9.82%) CMS Developer
8 12 (7.36%) UI Designer
9 8 (4.91%) Architect
10 7 (4.29%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Lead Designer
10 7 (4.29%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Head of User Experience
12 5 (3.07%) User Experience Architect
13 4 (2.45%) UX Developer
14 3 (1.84%) UI Programmer
14 3 (1.84%) Front-End Web Developer
14 3 (1.84%) UI Developer
15 2 (1.23%) QlikView Developer
15 2 (1.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (72.39%) HTML
2 103 (63.19%) CSS
3 28 (17.18%) jQuery
4 27 (16.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 24 (14.72%) XML
6 23 (14.11%) Web Services
7 22 (13.50%) .NET
8 20 (12.27%) XHTML
9 19 (11.66%) ASP.NET
9 19 (11.66%) XSD
9 19 (11.66%) XSLT
9 19 (11.66%) Ajax
10 13 (7.98%) HTML5
10 13 (7.98%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.52%) REST
12 7 (4.29%) CSS3
12 7 (4.29%) D3.js
12 7 (4.29%) Semantic HTML
13 6 (3.68%) OOCSS
14 5 (3.07%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 120 (73.62%) User Experience
2 43 (26.38%) Mobile App
3 22 (13.50%) W3C
4 18 (11.04%) Web 2.0
5 9 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.45%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.84%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.84%) iPhone
8 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.23%) Online Games
8 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.23%) RIA
8 2 (1.23%) Social Network
9 1 (0.61%) Psychology
9 1 (0.61%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.61%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.66%) Android
1 19 (11.66%) Apple iOS
2 8 (4.91%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.50%) Usability Testing
3 21 (12.88%) Web Design
4 20 (12.27%) Content Management
5 19 (11.66%) Web Development
6 18 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (11.04%) OOP
7 17 (10.43%) Customer Insight
8 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (7.36%) TDD
10 10 (6.13%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (4.91%) UX Design
11 8 (4.91%) SOA
12 7 (4.29%) BDD
12 7 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (3.68%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (3.68%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.68%) Scrum
14 5 (3.07%) iOS Development
15 4 (2.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
2 25 (15.34%) SQL
3 10 (6.13%) Java
4 9 (5.52%) PHP
5 6 (3.68%) Python
6 5 (3.07%) C#
7 2 (1.23%) VBA
8 1 (0.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (13.50%) Degree
2 14 (8.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.07%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (15.95%) Adobe
2 23 (14.11%) Google
3 19 (11.66%) Open Text
3 19 (11.66%) RedDot
4 12 (7.36%) Twitter
5 8 (4.91%) Capita
6 6 (3.68%) Facebook
6 6 (3.68%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) Apple
7 1 (0.61%) iRise
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Rate: Market
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago