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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 543 555 501
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -54
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 85 79 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 58
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - -
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
41672 41968 40232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.04% 80.50% 78.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 27754 27804 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1132 1125
Median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.90 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 29 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 41 £475 +5.55% 7
South East +13 13 £388 -2.51% 1
South West +11 13 £450 -17.05%
West Midlands - 8 £650 -
North West +11 7 £375 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire -9 1 £425 +6.25% 1
North East -35 1 - -
East of England - 1 £375 - 1
Rapid Prototyping
UK

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 England region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 139 (85.80%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (80.86%) Prototyping
3 124 (76.54%) User Experience
4 121 (74.69%) HTML
5 120 (74.07%) CSS
6 80 (49.38%) Mobile App
7 39 (24.07%) Degree
7 39 (24.07%) JavaScript
8 26 (16.05%) Wireframes
9 23 (14.20%) Customer Insight
10 17 (10.49%) Front End Development
10 17 (10.49%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.88%) Axure RP
12 15 (9.26%) Scrum
13 13 (8.02%) HTML5
13 13 (8.02%) AngularJS
14 12 (7.41%) CSS3
14 12 (7.41%) Mentoring
15 11 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (6.79%) OmniGraffle
15 11 (6.79%) jQuery
15 11 (6.79%) Usability Testing
15 11 (6.79%) Security Cleared
15 11 (6.79%) QA
15 11 (6.79%) Web Design
15 11 (6.79%) .NET
16 10 (6.17%) C#
16 10 (6.17%) Adobe
16 10 (6.17%) Finance
16 10 (6.17%) Web Development

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (3.09%) CMS
2 4 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) WordPress
4 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.62%) Drupal
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.79%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (4.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (4.32%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.09%) InVision
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.62%) MS Office
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) GitHub
3 2 (1.23%) Heroku
4 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.09%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.85%) MySQL
3 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.85%) QlikView
4 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.62%) Power BI
5 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (9.88%) Axure RP
2 8 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.70%) gulp
4 5 (3.09%) Grunt
5 4 (2.47%) Subversion
6 3 (1.85%) JUnit
7 2 (1.23%) PVCS
7 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.62%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.62%) git-flow
8 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.62%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.62%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.62%) Protractor
8 1 (0.62%) QUnit
8 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.62%) Xcode
General
1 10 (6.17%) Finance
2 9 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (1.23%) Banking
3 2 (1.23%) Publishing
3 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
4 1 (0.62%) Avionics
4 1 (0.62%) Law
4 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (68.52%) Designer
2 84 (51.85%) UX Designer
3 28 (17.28%) Interaction Designer
4 27 (16.67%) Developer
5 21 (12.96%) HTML CSS Designer
6 16 (9.88%) UI Designer
7 11 (6.79%) Architect
7 11 (6.79%) Senior Designer
8 10 (6.17%) Digital Designer
8 10 (6.17%) UI/UX Designer
8 10 (6.17%) Web Designer
9 8 (4.94%) Senior UX Designer
10 7 (4.32%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.70%) Mobile Designer
11 6 (3.70%) UX Developer
12 5 (3.09%) Digital UX Designer
12 5 (3.09%) Mobile UX Designer
12 5 (3.09%) UI Developer
12 5 (3.09%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (74.69%) HTML
2 120 (74.07%) CSS
3 13 (8.02%) AngularJS
3 13 (8.02%) HTML5
4 12 (7.41%) CSS3
5 11 (6.79%) .NET
5 11 (6.79%) jQuery
6 10 (6.17%) Node.js
7 9 (5.56%) Web Services
8 7 (4.32%) RESTful
9 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.70%) SOAP
10 5 (3.09%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (3.09%) D3.js
11 4 (2.47%) Grails
11 4 (2.47%) REST
11 4 (2.47%) WCF
11 4 (2.47%) XML
12 3 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 124 (76.54%) User Experience
2 80 (49.38%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.32%) Blog
4 7 (4.32%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.47%) Derivative
6 4 (2.47%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.85%) CESG
7 3 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.85%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.85%) VHDL
8 2 (1.23%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.23%) Social Media
9 1 (0.62%) Animation
9 1 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.94%) Linux
2 5 (3.09%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (0.62%) Unix
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (85.80%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (80.86%) Prototyping
3 26 (16.05%) Wireframes
4 23 (14.20%) Customer Insight
5 17 (10.49%) E-Commerce
5 17 (10.49%) Front End Development
6 15 (9.26%) Scrum
7 12 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.79%) Usability Testing
8 11 (6.79%) Web Design
9 10 (6.17%) Analytics
9 10 (6.17%) Open Source
9 10 (6.17%) Web Development
10 9 (5.56%) Service Design
10 9 (5.56%) Typography
11 7 (4.32%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (4.32%) DevOps
12 6 (3.70%) Configuration Management
12 6 (3.70%) Use Case
12 6 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.07%) JavaScript
2 10 (6.17%) C#
3 8 (4.94%) Java
4 7 (4.32%) Groovy
5 6 (3.70%) SQL
6 4 (2.47%) PHP
6 4 (2.47%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.23%) C++
8 1 (0.62%) C
8 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.62%) R
8 1 (0.62%) Ruby
8 1 (0.62%) Scala
8 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.62%) VB
8 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.62%) VB6
8 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (24.07%) Degree
2 11 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.62%) APMP
5 1 (0.62%) CISSP
5 1 (0.62%) CLAS
5 1 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.79%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) DO-254
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) Ansible
1 6 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (6.17%) Adobe
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle
3 3 (1.85%) VMware
4 2 (1.23%) Actel
4 2 (1.23%) ForgeRock
4 2 (1.23%) Google
4 2 (1.23%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (1.23%) Xilinx
4 2 (1.23%) Zend
5 1 (0.62%) CA
5 1 (0.62%) EXTOL
5 1 (0.62%) Facebook
5 1 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.62%) Netezza
5 1 (0.62%) Rally
5 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.62%) Tableau
5 1 (0.62%) Twitter