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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 480 520 492
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -28
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 72 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.061% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.081% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 20 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £273 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £475 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.37 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.54 - £33.00
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
36351 34773 30324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.21% 75.40% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23239 21322 18460
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 982 1077 1109
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 28 £375 -1.63% 7
South East -15 20 £288 -28.12% 3
Yorkshire - 13 £688 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £250 - 1
North West - 2 £400 - 2
East of England - - - - 5
Rapid Prototyping
UK

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 115 (77.18%) User Experience
2 109 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (71.14%) HTML
4 97 (65.10%) CSS
5 47 (31.54%) JavaScript
6 45 (30.20%) Axure RP
7 38 (25.50%) Mobile App
8 29 (19.46%) Adobe
9 26 (17.45%) jQuery
10 25 (16.78%) Degree
11 22 (14.77%) CMS
11 22 (14.77%) W3C
11 22 (14.77%) .NET
12 21 (14.09%) SQL
12 21 (14.09%) Web Services
12 21 (14.09%) XML
12 21 (14.09%) XHTML
12 21 (14.09%) Android
13 20 (13.42%) Usability Testing
13 20 (13.42%) Apple iOS
13 20 (13.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (13.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 20 (13.42%) Intranet
13 20 (13.42%) Content Management
13 20 (13.42%) Google
14 19 (12.75%) Web Development
14 19 (12.75%) Ajax
14 19 (12.75%) Open Text
14 19 (12.75%) RedDot
14 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (14.77%) CMS
2 18 (12.08%) IIS
3 9 (6.04%) Node.js
4 2 (1.34%) Confluence
5 1 (0.67%) Drupal
5 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.67%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (9.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (9.40%) Photoshop
3 7 (4.70%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (4.03%) Acrobat
5 4 (2.68%) MS Office
5 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.34%) InDesign
6 2 (1.34%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.67%) Summit
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) SaaS
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Heroku
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.42%) Intranet
2 4 (2.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) Broadband
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.36%) MySQL
2 4 (2.68%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.68%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.34%) QlikView
5 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (30.20%) Axure RP
2 18 (12.08%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.05%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.03%) Jasmine
4 6 (4.03%) Subversion
5 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (2.01%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.01%) JIRA
6 3 (2.01%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.01%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.34%) ProtoShare
8 1 (0.67%) HttpUnit
8 1 (0.67%) Firebug
8 1 (0.67%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.67%) Selenium
8 1 (0.67%) QUnit
8 1 (0.67%) Mocha
8 1 (0.67%) Grunt
General
1 15 (10.07%) Publishing
2 8 (5.37%) Banking
2 8 (5.37%) Finance
3 7 (4.70%) Retail
4 6 (4.03%) Games
5 4 (2.68%) Marketing
5 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.68%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.34%) iGaming
6 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.34%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.67%) Front Office
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (56.38%) Designer
2 68 (45.64%) UX Designer
3 48 (32.21%) Developer
4 19 (12.75%) Senior Designer
5 18 (12.08%) Senior UX Designer
6 16 (10.74%) CMS Developer
7 15 (10.07%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (8.05%) UI Designer
9 8 (5.37%) Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Lead Designer
10 6 (4.03%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.36%) UI Programmer
11 5 (3.36%) User Experience Architect
11 5 (3.36%) UI Developer
12 3 (2.01%) UX Developer
12 3 (2.01%) Front-End Web Developer
12 3 (2.01%) Mobile Developer
13 2 (1.34%) User Experience Researcher
13 2 (1.34%) QlikView Developer
13 2 (1.34%) Head of User Experience
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (71.14%) HTML
2 97 (65.10%) CSS
3 26 (17.45%) jQuery
4 22 (14.77%) .NET
5 21 (14.09%) Web Services
5 21 (14.09%) XML
5 21 (14.09%) XHTML
6 20 (13.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (12.75%) Ajax
7 19 (12.75%) ASP.NET
7 19 (12.75%) XSD
7 19 (12.75%) XSLT
8 12 (8.05%) HTML5
9 7 (4.70%) CSS3
9 7 (4.70%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.03%) Sass
11 5 (3.36%) Backbone.js
11 5 (3.36%) REST
12 4 (2.68%) JSP
13 3 (2.01%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 115 (77.18%) User Experience
2 38 (25.50%) Mobile App
3 22 (14.77%) W3C
4 18 (12.08%) Web 2.0
5 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.68%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.01%) RIA
8 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.34%) iPhone
8 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.34%) Social Network
8 2 (1.34%) Online Games
8 2 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.67%) DTV
9 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.67%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.09%) Android
2 20 (13.42%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.37%) Windows
4 1 (0.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (73.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.42%) Usability Testing
2 20 (13.42%) Content Management
3 19 (12.75%) Web Development
4 18 (12.08%) Customer Insight
4 18 (12.08%) OOP
4 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (7.38%) Web Design
7 10 (6.71%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (4.70%) UX Design
9 6 (4.03%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.36%) Scrum
10 5 (3.36%) Android Development
11 4 (2.68%) iOS Development
11 4 (2.68%) Product Management
11 4 (2.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (2.68%) MVC
11 4 (2.68%) TDD
11 4 (2.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.54%) JavaScript
2 21 (14.09%) SQL
3 9 (6.04%) Java
4 8 (5.37%) PHP
5 6 (4.03%) Python
6 5 (3.36%) C#
7 2 (1.34%) VBA
8 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (16.78%) Degree
2 15 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (19.46%) Adobe
2 20 (13.42%) Google
3 19 (12.75%) Open Text
3 19 (12.75%) RedDot
4 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.37%) Capita
5 1 (0.67%) SAP
5 1 (0.67%) Facebook
5 1 (0.67%) Twitter
5 1 (0.67%) iRise