The table below looks at the statistics for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 248 241 232
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 9 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.27% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Average daily rate £310 £181 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.03% -54.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.71 £22.04 -
% change year-on-year
+111.91% -
Rapid Prototyping
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6728 7288 6385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 77.43% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 4014 3407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Rapid Prototyping Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Rapid Prototyping Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Berkshire +13 8 £325 -
Hampshire - 1 £295 -
Rapid Prototyping
England

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) User Experience
2 9 (69.23%) Node.js
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) OpenGL ES
4 7 (53.85%) Android Development
4 7 (53.85%) iOS Development
4 7 (53.85%) Front End Development
4 7 (53.85%) CSS3
4 7 (53.85%) Motion Graphics
4 7 (53.85%) Android
4 7 (53.85%) Core Animation
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5
4 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
4 7 (53.85%) Animation
4 7 (53.85%) HTML5 Canvas
4 7 (53.85%) OO
4 7 (53.85%) SVG
4 7 (53.85%) OpenGL
5 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
8 1 (7.69%) Game Development

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (69.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (53.85%) UX Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Games Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Games Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) Core Animation
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5 Canvas
2 7 (53.85%) OpenGL
2 7 (53.85%) OpenGL ES
2 7 (53.85%) SVG
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) User Experience
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) Animation
3 7 (53.85%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
1 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Android Development
2 7 (53.85%) Front End Development
2 7 (53.85%) iOS Development
2 7 (53.85%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Game Development
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle