The first table below looks at the demand for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Milton Keynes 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +59.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
618 385 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.55% 72.23% 63.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 232 254
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 32
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.52 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Rapid Prototyping
Buckinghamshire

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Rapid Prototyping Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Rapid Prototyping
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (33.33%) Games
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) Industrial Design
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Industrial Design
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree