The table below looks at the statistics for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 141 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% - 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% - 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £468 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.15% +16.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2285 2290 2383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.17% 76.67% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1517 1570
Median daily rate £393 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 97 124
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Rapid Prototyping
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Rapid Prototyping Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Bristol - 2 £300 -
Rapid Prototyping
England

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South West region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Heroku
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Express
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Heroku
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Express
2 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (16.67%) OAuth2
2 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware