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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 552 518 580
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +62
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 73 98 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.23% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 48 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £320 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £655 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +52.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 -39 71 £400 - 24
North East -12 22 £403 -10.55%
Tyne and Wear -13 21 £403 -10.55%
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 21 £403 -10.55%
London -12 20 £390 -10.85% 10
South East -37 10 £400 +14.28% 3
South West -5 7 £535 +58.51% 2
Hampshire - 7 £398 - 1
Yorkshire -25 6 £400 -54.28% 7
North West -31 6 £400 -28.88% 1
Sheffield - 6 £400 - 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £400 - 2
Warrington - 5 £400 -
Cheshire - 5 £400 -
Devon - 5 £550 -
Plymouth - 4 £550 -
City of London -3 3 £390 -25.71% 2
Croydon - 3 - -
Cheltenham - 2 £325 -
Portsmouth - 2 £390 -
Newport - 2 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £325 -
South Wales - 2 £450 -
Wales - 2 £450 -
East Sussex -6 1 £425 -
Manchester -24 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 97 (76.38%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (75.59%) HTML
3 89 (70.08%) CSS
3 89 (70.08%) User Experience
4 73 (57.48%) Mobile App
5 59 (46.46%) Degree
6 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
7 20 (15.75%) Customer Insight
8 19 (14.96%) Apple iOS
8 19 (14.96%) Security Cleared
8 19 (14.96%) Web Design
9 16 (12.60%) Finance
10 15 (11.81%) Photoshop
11 14 (11.02%) Android
12 13 (10.24%) Adobe Illustrator
13 12 (9.45%) jQuery
13 12 (9.45%) JSON
14 11 (8.66%) Scrum
14 11 (8.66%) HTML5
14 11 (8.66%) Cucumber
15 10 (7.87%) CSS3
15 10 (7.87%) Banking
15 10 (7.87%) Automated Testing
15 10 (7.87%) Ajax
15 10 (7.87%) Animation
15 10 (7.87%) Web Development
15 10 (7.87%) Usability Testing
15 10 (7.87%) XML
16 9 (7.09%) Information Architecture
17 8 (6.30%) Responsive Web Design

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (3.15%) CMS
1 4 (3.15%) WordPress
2 3 (2.36%) Node.js
2 3 (2.36%) DNN
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Photoshop
2 13 (10.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.15%) MS Office
3 4 (3.15%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.57%) Fireworks
4 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) GitHub
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.79%) Big Data
2 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Cucumber
2 7 (5.51%) Axure RP
3 4 (3.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.36%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.57%) Toad
5 2 (1.57%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.57%) Xcode
5 2 (1.57%) JIRA
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.57%) Grunt
5 2 (1.57%) gulp
6 1 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.79%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.79%) Behat
6 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.79%) Selenium
6 1 (0.79%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.36%) Legal
6 3 (2.36%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Publishing
7 2 (1.57%) Electronics
7 2 (1.57%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (57.48%) Designer
2 62 (48.82%) UX Designer
3 28 (22.05%) Developer
4 12 (9.45%) Architect
5 7 (5.51%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (5.51%) iOS Developer
6 5 (3.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.15%) Junior
7 4 (3.15%) Junior Designer
8 3 (2.36%) Head of User Experience
8 3 (2.36%) User Experience Architect
8 3 (2.36%) User Experience Consultant
8 3 (2.36%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.36%) Consultant
8 3 (2.36%) Senior Developer
8 3 (2.36%) UI Designer
8 3 (2.36%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (1.57%) Digital Architect
9 2 (1.57%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (75.59%) HTML
2 89 (70.08%) CSS
3 12 (9.45%) JSON
3 12 (9.45%) jQuery
4 11 (8.66%) HTML5
5 10 (7.87%) CSS3
5 10 (7.87%) Ajax
5 10 (7.87%) XML
6 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.15%) HTML5 Canvas
7 4 (3.15%) Modernizr
7 4 (3.15%) WebSockets
7 4 (3.15%) Flash
7 4 (3.15%) SVG
8 3 (2.36%) XHTML
8 3 (2.36%) JSP
8 3 (2.36%) SOAP
8 3 (2.36%) Web Services
8 3 (2.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 89 (70.08%) User Experience
2 73 (57.48%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.87%) Animation
4 5 (3.94%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.94%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.15%) W3C
5 4 (3.15%) Human Factors
6 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.36%) Social Media
6 3 (2.36%) iPad
7 2 (1.57%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.57%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.79%) Arduino
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.96%) Apple iOS
2 14 (11.02%) Android
3 5 (3.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.79%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (76.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (15.75%) Customer Insight
3 19 (14.96%) Web Design
4 11 (8.66%) Scrum
5 10 (7.87%) Automated Testing
5 10 (7.87%) Web Development
5 10 (7.87%) Usability Testing
6 9 (7.09%) Information Architecture
7 8 (6.30%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (5.51%) iOS Development
9 5 (3.94%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.94%) Workflow
9 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.15%) SEO
10 4 (3.15%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.15%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.15%) Content Management
10 4 (3.15%) Mobile Development
11 3 (2.36%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.36%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.51%) Objective-C
3 5 (3.94%) SQL
3 5 (3.94%) Java
4 3 (2.36%) PHP
5 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.57%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) C
6 1 (0.79%) C#
6 1 (0.79%) Python
6 1 (0.79%) Ruby
6 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (46.46%) Degree
2 19 (14.96%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (5.51%) Adobe
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.36%) PayPal
3 3 (2.36%) WorldPay
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