The table below looks at the statistics for Rapid Prototyping skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 556 577 523
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -54
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 94 78 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 59
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £505 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - -

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
44886 46891 44206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 80.24% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 29645 30456 27407
Median daily rate £438 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1108 1266 1195
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.76 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% +33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Rapid Prototyping
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 25 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
England +7 86 £450 +12.50% 11
London +4 41 £475 +8.57% 5
South West +23 13 £450 +38.46%
South East +9 13 £388 -2.51% 2
West Midlands - 9 £650 -
Plymouth - 8 £450 -
West Sussex - 8 £388 -
Devon - 8 £450 -
North West +11 7 £375 -6.25% 2
Manchester +3 7 £375 - 2
Worthing - 7 £375 -
Coventry - 7 £650 -
Wales +24 5 £425 -5.55% 1
South Wales +18 5 £425 -5.55% 1
Cardiff - 5 £425 -
Bristol - 5 £425 -
Hampshire 0 4 £500 +25.78%
City of London +37 2 £500 +28.20% 2
Scotland +13 2 - -
Edinburgh +7 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Telford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire -1 1 £350 -
Yorkshire -2 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Oxford -9 1 £350 -
Croydon -13 1 £400 -
Portsmouth -14 1 - -
North East -44 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -47 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -54 1 - -

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 152 (85.88%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (81.36%) Prototyping
3 135 (76.27%) User Experience
4 131 (74.01%) HTML
5 130 (73.45%) CSS
6 87 (49.15%) Mobile App
7 41 (23.16%) JavaScript
8 40 (22.60%) Degree
9 32 (18.08%) Wireframes
10 24 (13.56%) Customer Insight
11 18 (10.17%) Front End Development
12 17 (9.60%) E-Commerce
13 16 (9.04%) Axure RP
14 15 (8.47%) HTML5
14 15 (8.47%) Scrum
14 15 (8.47%) AngularJS
15 14 (7.91%) CSS3
16 13 (7.34%) QA
16 13 (7.34%) Mentoring
17 12 (6.78%) Service Design
17 12 (6.78%) Web Design
17 12 (6.78%) .NET
17 12 (6.78%) jQuery
17 12 (6.78%) Usability Testing
17 12 (6.78%) Web Development
18 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
18 11 (6.21%) OmniGraffle
18 11 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (6.21%) Open Source
18 11 (6.21%) C#

Rapid Prototyping
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (2.82%) CMS
2 4 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.13%) WordPress
4 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.56%) Drupal
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (6.21%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (4.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (4.52%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.82%) InVision
4 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.13%) GitHub
3 2 (1.13%) Heroku
4 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.82%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.95%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.69%) MySQL
4 3 (1.69%) QlikView
5 2 (1.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.56%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.56%) Power BI
6 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (9.04%) Axure RP
2 9 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.39%) gulp
4 5 (2.82%) Grunt
4 5 (2.82%) Subversion
5 3 (1.69%) JUnit
5 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.13%) PVCS
7 1 (0.56%) Ant
7 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.56%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) Maven
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.56%) QUnit
7 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Xcode
General
1 10 (5.65%) Finance
1 10 (5.65%) Legal
2 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.13%) Banking
3 2 (1.13%) Publishing
4 1 (0.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.56%) Avionics
4 1 (0.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Law
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 119 (67.23%) Designer
2 91 (51.41%) UX Designer
3 29 (16.38%) Developer
3 29 (16.38%) Interaction Designer
4 21 (11.86%) HTML CSS Designer
5 16 (9.04%) UI Designer
6 13 (7.34%) Architect
7 11 (6.21%) Senior Designer
7 11 (6.21%) Web Designer
8 10 (5.65%) Digital Designer
8 10 (5.65%) UI/UX Designer
9 8 (4.52%) Senior UX Designer
10 7 (3.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.95%) Mobile Designer
10 7 (3.95%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.95%) UX Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Mobile UX Designer
12 5 (2.82%) Digital UX Designer
12 5 (2.82%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.82%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (74.01%) HTML
2 130 (73.45%) CSS
3 15 (8.47%) AngularJS
3 15 (8.47%) HTML5
4 14 (7.91%) CSS3
5 12 (6.78%) .NET
5 12 (6.78%) jQuery
6 10 (5.65%) Node.js
7 9 (5.08%) Web Services
8 7 (3.95%) RESTful
8 7 (3.95%) SOAP
9 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.82%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.82%) D3.js
10 5 (2.82%) REST
10 5 (2.82%) XML
11 4 (2.26%) Grails
11 4 (2.26%) JSON
11 4 (2.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 135 (76.27%) User Experience
2 87 (49.15%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.08%) Blog
4 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.95%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.26%) Derivative
7 4 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.69%) CESG
8 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.69%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) VHDL
9 2 (1.13%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (1.13%) Social Media
10 1 (0.56%) Animation
10 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.08%) Linux
2 7 (3.95%) Windows
3 5 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Android
4 2 (1.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (85.88%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (81.36%) Prototyping
3 32 (18.08%) Wireframes
4 24 (13.56%) Customer Insight
5 18 (10.17%) Front End Development
6 17 (9.60%) E-Commerce
7 15 (8.47%) Scrum
8 13 (7.34%) Mentoring
9 12 (6.78%) Service Design
9 12 (6.78%) Usability Testing
9 12 (6.78%) Web Design
9 12 (6.78%) Web Development
10 11 (6.21%) Open Source
11 10 (5.65%) Analytics
12 9 (5.08%) DevOps
12 9 (5.08%) Typography
13 7 (3.95%) Data Visualisation
13 7 (3.95%) Use Case
13 7 (3.95%) User Stories
14 6 (3.39%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (6.21%) C#
3 9 (5.08%) Java
4 8 (4.52%) Groovy
5 6 (3.39%) SQL
6 4 (2.26%) PHP
6 4 (2.26%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.13%) C++
8 1 (0.56%) C
8 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.56%) R
8 1 (0.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.56%) Scala
8 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.56%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.56%) VB6
8 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (22.60%) Degree
2 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) APMP
5 1 (0.56%) CISSP
5 1 (0.56%) CLAS
5 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.34%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) DO-254
3 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) WAI
3 1 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.69%) Docker
3 2 (1.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Ansible
1 6 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.39%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (5.65%) Adobe
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.39%) Rackspace
3 4 (2.26%) VMware
4 3 (1.69%) ForgeRock
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle
5 2 (1.13%) Actel
5 2 (1.13%) Google
5 2 (1.13%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (1.13%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.13%) Zend
6 1 (0.56%) CA
6 1 (0.56%) EXTOL
6 1 (0.56%) Facebook
6 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.56%) Netezza
6 1 (0.56%) Rally
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.56%) Tableau
6 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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