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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rapid Prototyping
Rank 506 606 546
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -60
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 114 51 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.092% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 17 59
Median daily rate £400 £405 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £46.71 £22.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.41% +111.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £46.71 £22.04
% change year-on-year
-30.41% +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
40818 44914 44371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.14% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27175 29114 28821
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1346 1227
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.93 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +62 101 £400 -1.23% 20
London +1 37 £346 -20.85% 14
West Midlands +3 16 £450 -
South East +29 14 £375 -9.09%
Scotland +21 10 £344 +5.76% 3
Yorkshire +29 9 £463 +2.77% 3
East Midlands - 9 £505 -
West Sussex +22 8 - -
Shropshire 0 8 £450 -
Telford -6 8 £450 -
Worthing - 8 - -
Leeds - 8 £463 - 3
West Yorkshire - 8 £463 - 3
Nottinghamshire - 6 £510 -
Nottingham - 6 £510 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £400 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £400 - 1
North East - 5 £400 - 1
East of England +14 4 £180 -
Glasgow +11 4 £405 -
Stirling - 4 £338 -
Essex - 4 £180 -
South West +12 3 £500 +29.03%
Bristol +7 3 £500 +29.03%
Birmingham -7 3 £530 -
Edinburgh +18 2 - - 3
North West +7 2 - - 2
Manchester +4 2 - - 2
Croydon -19 2 £488 +8.33%
Leicester - 2 £413 -

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 159 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (76.33%) User Experience
2 158 (76.33%) Prototyping
3 142 (68.60%) CSS
4 140 (67.63%) HTML
5 88 (42.51%) Mobile App
6 45 (21.74%) Wireframes
6 45 (21.74%) Degree
7 39 (18.84%) Customer Insight
8 29 (14.01%) E-Commerce
9 28 (13.53%) Web Design
9 28 (13.53%) Axure RP
10 27 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 27 (13.04%) Front End Development
11 25 (12.08%) Service Design
12 16 (7.73%) HTML5
12 16 (7.73%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (7.73%) Photoshop
13 15 (7.25%) Adobe
13 15 (7.25%) CSS3
14 14 (6.76%) Node.js
14 14 (6.76%) Typography
14 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (6.28%) Finance
16 12 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
16 12 (5.80%) AngularJS
17 11 (5.31%) SOAP
18 10 (4.83%) Scrum
18 10 (4.83%) Git (software)
19 9 (4.35%) Usability Testing

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 (2.42%) CMS
2 4 (1.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.48%) SAS
4 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (7.73%) Photoshop
2 12 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.90%) InVision
4 4 (1.93%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (1.45%) InDesign
5 3 (1.45%) MS Excel
5 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.45%) UXPin
6 2 (0.97%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.48%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.48%) Maya
7 1 (0.48%) MS Office
7 1 (0.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.90%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.42%) GitHub
2 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.45%) SaaS
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.48%) Heroku
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (0.97%) NX-OS
1 2 (0.97%) SAN
2 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.48%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.45%) Big Data
2 3 (1.45%) QlikView
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (13.53%) Axure RP
2 10 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.38%) Subversion
4 6 (2.90%) Grunt
5 5 (2.42%) gulp
6 4 (1.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.97%) PVCS
8 2 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.97%) webpack
9 1 (0.48%) git-flow
9 1 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.48%) Protractor
General
1 13 (6.28%) Finance
2 8 (3.86%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.90%) Legal
4 3 (1.45%) Games
4 3 (1.45%) Marketing
5 2 (0.97%) Banking
5 2 (0.97%) Electronics
5 2 (0.97%) Publishing
5 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Avionics
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 140 (67.63%) Designer
2 111 (53.62%) UX Designer
3 40 (19.32%) Developer
4 36 (17.39%) Interaction Designer
5 19 (9.18%) HTML CSS Designer
6 18 (8.70%) Digital Designer
7 17 (8.21%) UI Designer
8 12 (5.80%) Digital UX Designer
8 12 (5.80%) Senior Designer
8 12 (5.80%) UI/UX Designer
9 11 (5.31%) Mobile Designer
10 10 (4.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (4.35%) Senior UX Designer
12 8 (3.86%) Web Designer
13 7 (3.38%) Analyst
14 6 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
14 6 (2.90%) UX Developer
15 5 (2.42%) Consultant
15 5 (2.42%) HTML Developer
15 5 (2.42%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (68.60%) CSS
2 140 (67.63%) HTML
3 16 (7.73%) HTML5
4 15 (7.25%) CSS3
5 14 (6.76%) Node.js
6 12 (5.80%) AngularJS
7 11 (5.31%) SOAP
8 9 (4.35%) JSON
9 8 (3.86%) REST
10 7 (3.38%) D3.js
10 7 (3.38%) jQuery
10 7 (3.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (3.38%) XML
11 6 (2.90%) .NET
11 6 (2.90%) Web Services
12 5 (2.42%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET
12 5 (2.42%) OAuth
12 5 (2.42%) PhoneGap
12 5 (2.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 158 (76.33%) User Experience
2 88 (42.51%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.35%) Social Media
5 6 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.93%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.93%) Derivative
7 4 (1.93%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.93%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.93%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.45%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.45%) VHDL
9 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.97%) Interactive TV
9 2 (0.97%) RIA
9 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.97%) Android
2 2 (0.97%) Unix
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
3 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (76.33%) Prototyping
3 45 (21.74%) Wireframes
4 39 (18.84%) Customer Insight
5 29 (14.01%) E-Commerce
6 28 (13.53%) Web Design
7 27 (13.04%) Front End Development
8 25 (12.08%) Service Design
9 16 (7.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (6.76%) Typography
11 10 (4.83%) Scrum
12 9 (4.35%) Usability Testing
13 8 (3.86%) Mentoring
14 7 (3.38%) Mobile First
14 7 (3.38%) Project Management
14 7 (3.38%) UX Design
15 6 (2.90%) Analytics
15 6 (2.90%) Regression Testing
16 5 (2.42%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
16 5 (2.42%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 8 (3.86%) C#
3 4 (1.93%) Java
3 4 (1.93%) SQL
3 4 (1.93%) TypeScript
4 3 (1.45%) PHP
5 2 (0.97%) C
5 2 (0.97%) Perl
5 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.97%) Python
5 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.97%) XPath
6 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.48%) R
6 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (21.74%) Degree
2 8 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) CISSP
4 4 (1.93%) CISA
4 4 (1.93%) CISM
5 3 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
7 1 (0.48%) APMP
7 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.48%) CLAS
7 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.93%) QA
3 3 (1.45%) DO-254
4 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.48%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.48%) WAI
5 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Firmware
1 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) Ansible
1 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (0.97%) Puppet
1 2 (0.97%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (7.25%) Adobe
2 9 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.86%) Oracle
4 2 (0.97%) Actel
4 2 (0.97%) Cisco
4 2 (0.97%) EMC
4 2 (0.97%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (0.97%) NetApp
4 2 (0.97%) VMware
4 2 (0.97%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.48%) MathWorks
5 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.48%) Netezza
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.48%) Tableau
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