The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 474 527 552
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +25
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 83 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.049% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.067% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 13
Average daily rate
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£395 £325 £850
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -61.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £1,000
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £301 £288
% change year-on-year
+32.89% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36743 34175 37676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.35% 71.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23166 21189 22136
Average daily rate £408 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 995 1360
Average hourly rate £23.63 £32.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.44 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Rapid Prototyping
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +44 50 £390 +20.00% 13
South East -1 25 £350 +40.00% 2
North West - 6 £563 - 2
East of England -29 1 £300 -20.00% 2
South West -31 1 £340 +12.95%
West Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 2
Rapid Prototyping
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Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 99 (66.44%) Mobile App
2 82 (55.03%) HTML
2 82 (55.03%) CSS
3 42 (28.19%) TDD
4 40 (26.85%) Internet
5 39 (26.17%) SQL
6 38 (25.50%) XML
6 38 (25.50%) REST
7 35 (23.49%) Facebook
7 35 (23.49%) Twitter
7 35 (23.49%) OAuth
7 35 (23.49%) Mobile Application Development
7 35 (23.49%) SOA
7 35 (23.49%) Google
7 35 (23.49%) JSON
7 35 (23.49%) Use Case
8 24 (16.11%) Games
9 22 (14.77%) Degree
10 20 (13.42%) Java
11 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
11 19 (12.75%) Spring
11 19 (12.75%) Game Development
12 16 (10.74%) Unity DI Container
12 16 (10.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 14 (9.40%) Axure RP
14 13 (8.72%) Retail
15 11 (7.38%) HTML5
15 11 (7.38%) OmniGraffle
16 10 (6.71%) CSS3
16 10 (6.71%) Subversion

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.67%) CMS
1 1 (0.67%) Node.js
1 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (4.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (4.03%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.68%) MS Office
5 2 (1.34%) SPSS
5 2 (1.34%) Gephi
6 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (26.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.01%) MySQL
5 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.34%) Mahout
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Axure RP
2 10 (6.71%) Subversion
3 7 (4.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.68%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.68%) ProtoShare
7 3 (2.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (2.01%) Firebug
7 3 (2.01%) Fiddler
7 3 (2.01%) JIRA
8 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.67%) JMeter
9 1 (0.67%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.67%) Grunt
9 1 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.67%) PhoneGap
General
1 24 (16.11%) Games
2 13 (8.72%) Retail
3 7 (4.70%) Finance
4 4 (2.68%) Banking
4 4 (2.68%) Front Office
5 3 (2.01%) Automotive
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 3 (2.01%) iGaming
6 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (53.69%) Designer
2 70 (46.98%) User Experience Designer
3 56 (37.58%) Developer
4 30 (20.13%) Mobile Developer
5 23 (15.44%) Lead Developer
6 17 (11.41%) UI Designer
7 13 (8.72%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (6.71%) Senior Designer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior User Experience Designer
10 6 (4.03%) Interaction Designer
10 6 (4.03%) Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.68%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.68%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (2.01%) UI Developer
12 3 (2.01%) Digital Designer
12 3 (2.01%) Business Analyst
12 3 (2.01%) Front Office Developer
12 3 (2.01%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (55.03%) HTML
1 82 (55.03%) CSS
2 38 (25.50%) XML
2 38 (25.50%) REST
3 35 (23.49%) OAuth
3 35 (23.49%) JSON
4 19 (12.75%) Spring
5 16 (10.74%) Unity DI Container
5 16 (10.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 11 (7.38%) HTML5
7 10 (6.71%) CSS3
8 7 (4.70%) jQuery
9 5 (3.36%) WinForms
9 5 (3.36%) .NET
10 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.68%) XHTML
10 4 (2.68%) Web Services
10 4 (2.68%) Middleware
10 4 (2.68%) MDX
10 4 (2.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 99 (66.44%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.03%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.68%) Grid Computing
3 4 (2.68%) Derivative
4 3 (2.01%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.01%) Social Network
4 3 (2.01%) Online Games
5 2 (1.34%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (1.34%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) iPad
6 1 (0.67%) Animation
6 1 (0.67%) FMCG
6 1 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.37%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.03%) Android
3 2 (1.34%) Linux
3 2 (1.34%) UNIX
4 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.19%) TDD
2 35 (23.49%) SOA
2 35 (23.49%) Use Case
2 35 (23.49%) Mobile Application Development
3 19 (12.75%) Game Development
4 10 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.04%) Workflow
6 8 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (5.37%) Scrum
7 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce
7 7 (4.70%) Customer Insight
8 4 (2.68%) Data Modelling
8 4 (2.68%) Industrial Design
8 4 (2.68%) Usability Testing
8 4 (2.68%) User Experience Design
8 4 (2.68%) Business Development
8 4 (2.68%) Unit Testing
8 4 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (2.68%) Multithreading
9 3 (2.01%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.17%) SQL
2 20 (13.42%) Java
3 19 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.03%) PHP
5 5 (3.36%) C#
6 4 (2.68%) C++
6 4 (2.68%) Perl
6 4 (2.68%) Python
6 4 (2.68%) Ruby
7 2 (1.34%) R
7 2 (1.34%) VBA
8 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (14.77%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) MCSD
2 4 (2.68%) MCSE
2 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (23.49%) Google
1 35 (23.49%) Facebook
1 35 (23.49%) Twitter
2 9 (6.04%) Adobe
3 6 (4.03%) Mercator
4 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.68%) Infragistics
5 4 (2.68%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.01%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.34%) Tableau
8 1 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle
8 1 (0.67%) HP
8 1 (0.67%) Intel
8 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago