The table below looks at the statistics for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 549 496 550
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +54
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 74 97 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.24% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 63 14
Average daily rate £400 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £180 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £665 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £46.71 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.71 £22.04 -
% change year-on-year
+111.91% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41233 39767 38206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.35% 77.75% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26971 25392 23073
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1059 1170
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £51.89
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

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

Rapid Prototyping Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the UK.

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Rapid Prototyping Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the UK.

Rapid Prototyping Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England -16 70 £400 +6.66% 20
London -8 32 £438 +25.00% 10
South East -7 9 £310 +71.03% 1
West Midlands -10 9 £350 +40.00% 3
Berkshire +13 8 £325 -
Telford - 8 £350 -
Shropshire - 8 £350 -
North East -21 7 £388 -18.42% 2
Tyne and Wear -26 7 £388 -18.42%
North West -5 6 £263 -19.23% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 6 £375 -21.05%
Croydon - 6 £450 -
Bristol +5 5 £388 -3.12%
South West +2 5 £388 -3.12% 1
Scotland 0 4 £338 -10.00%
Cheshire - 4 £325 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
City of London +37 2 - - 3
Edinburgh -7 2 £331 -11.66%
Manchester -14 2 £213 -34.61% 1
Warrington - 2 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +10 1 - -
East of England +2 1 - -
Birmingham -4 1 - -
Cambridge -7 1 - -
Stockport -8 1 £275 -
West Yorkshire -20 1 £525 -23.63% 2
Yorkshire -23 1 £525 -23.63% 2
Glasgow - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £350 -

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 91 (81.25%) HTML
1 91 (81.25%) CSS
2 88 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (66.07%) User Experience
4 51 (45.54%) Mobile App
5 43 (38.39%) JavaScript
6 27 (24.11%) Front End Development
7 24 (21.43%) HTML5
8 22 (19.64%) Degree
8 22 (19.64%) Node.js
9 20 (17.86%) jQuery
10 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
11 18 (16.07%) AngularJS
12 17 (15.18%) CSS3
12 17 (15.18%) Photoshop
13 16 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
13 16 (14.29%) Customer Insight
14 14 (12.50%) Animation
14 14 (12.50%) Scrum
15 13 (11.61%) Axure RP
16 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared
16 11 (9.82%) Android
16 11 (9.82%) Web Design
16 11 (9.82%) SVG
16 11 (9.82%) HTML5 Canvas
16 11 (9.82%) Apple iOS
17 10 (8.93%) Sass
17 10 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (8.93%) Android Development
17 10 (8.93%) iOS Development

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (19.64%) Node.js
2 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Photoshop
2 16 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.79%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) QlikView
1 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Axure RP
2 8 (7.14%) Grunt
2 8 (7.14%) gulp
3 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.46%) Subversion
4 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.68%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.68%) QUnit
6 2 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.89%) Bower
7 1 (0.89%) JIRA
7 1 (0.89%) JSHint
7 1 (0.89%) JSUnit
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Banking
3 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.46%) Games
4 5 (4.46%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Publishing
6 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.79%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (59.82%) Designer
2 45 (40.18%) UX Designer
3 40 (35.71%) Developer
4 20 (17.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (14.29%) UI Designer
6 13 (11.61%) Interaction Designer
7 9 (8.04%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.14%) UX Developer
9 7 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (6.25%) HTML Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (6.25%) UI Developer
9 7 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
10 5 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Angular Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Node.js Developer
12 2 (1.79%) JavaScript Engineer
12 2 (1.79%) Mobile UI Developer
12 2 (1.79%) Senior UI Designer
12 2 (1.79%) Senior UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (81.25%) CSS
1 91 (81.25%) HTML
2 24 (21.43%) HTML5
3 20 (17.86%) jQuery
4 18 (16.07%) AngularJS
5 17 (15.18%) CSS3
6 11 (9.82%) HTML5 Canvas
6 11 (9.82%) SVG
7 10 (8.93%) Sass
8 9 (8.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (6.25%) Core Animation
9 7 (6.25%) JSON
9 7 (6.25%) OpenGL
9 7 (6.25%) OpenGL ES
10 5 (4.46%) Ajax
10 5 (4.46%) Express
10 5 (4.46%) OAuth
10 5 (4.46%) RESTful
10 5 (4.46%) SOAP
10 5 (4.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (66.07%) User Experience
2 51 (45.54%) Mobile App
3 14 (12.50%) Animation
4 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.25%) Motion Graphics
6 6 (5.36%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.46%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.89%) Biology
9 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.89%) Life Science
9 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.89%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.82%) Android
1 11 (9.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (24.11%) Front End Development
3 16 (14.29%) Customer Insight
4 14 (12.50%) Scrum
5 11 (9.82%) Web Design
6 10 (8.93%) Android Development
6 10 (8.93%) iOS Development
6 10 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (8.04%) Workflow
8 8 (7.14%) Web Development
9 7 (6.25%) OO
10 6 (5.36%) API Development
10 6 (5.36%) Data Visualisation
10 6 (5.36%) Information Architecture
11 5 (4.46%) Infographics
11 5 (4.46%) Regression Testing
11 5 (4.46%) SEO
12 4 (3.57%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.57%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.36%) Java
3 4 (3.57%) Groovy
3 4 (3.57%) Scala
4 2 (1.79%) C#
4 2 (1.79%) SQL
5 1 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.89%) C++
5 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) VB
5 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.89%) VB6
5 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Degree
2 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (4.46%) Adobe
2 4 (3.57%) Twitter
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.89%) StreamBase
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