Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Prototyping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prototyping over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Prototyping
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 101 104
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Prototyping 12 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.70% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Bristol median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -3.70% -
10th Percentile £375 £267 £306
90th Percentile £505 £435 £425
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Prototyping is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,748 1,567 1,450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.24% 82.65% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,174 1,061 1,046
Bristol median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £253
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 43 69
Bristol median hourly rate £41.75 £28.00 £28.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.11% -0.53% +48.86%
10th Percentile £14.35 £12.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.88 £49.50 £45.40
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%

Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Prototyping as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Prototyping in Bristol

Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Prototyping in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Prototyping in Bristol

Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Prototyping in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Prototyping also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Prototyping.

1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Adobe
3 5 (41.67%) InVision
4 4 (33.33%) Marvel
4 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Node.js
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) React
6 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) Data Science
6 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) RequireJS
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
7 1 (8.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Chai
7 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (33.33%) Marvel
2 1 (8.33%) Ethereum
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) InVision
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Blockchain
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Grunt
1 1 (8.33%) gulp
1 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (8.33%) Mocha
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Designer
1 7 (58.33%) UX Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) UI Designer
2 2 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Blockchain Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
1 2 (16.67%) React
2 1 (8.33%) Chai
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) RequireJS
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Data Science
2 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (8.33%) A/B Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) R
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Anaplan