Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 100 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +14
Contract jobs citing Prototyping 13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.67% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.28% +18.75%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £301
90th Percentile £425 £545 £438
South West median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £44.00
South West median hourly rate - - £48.00

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 1552 1410 1397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.59% 83.33% 81.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 998 1097
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £262 £260
90th Percentile £538 £573 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 62 39
Bristol median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +31.58% -27.62%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £46.45 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £34.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.35% -12.10% +42.73%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prototyping in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Prototyping also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Prototyping.

1 8 (61.54%) User Experience
2 7 (53.85%) InVision
2 7 (53.85%) Marvel
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Structured Programming
4 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
4 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
4 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.69%) QA

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 7 (53.85%) Marvel
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (53.85%) InVision
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Designer
1 7 (53.85%) UX Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.69%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Structured Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft