Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rapid Prototyping over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Rapid Prototyping
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 705 733
Rank change year-on-year +119 +28 -50
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 241 173 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 114 73
England median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £350 £300 £311
90th Percentile £525 £575 £548
UK median daily rate £420 £450 £403
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.80% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
England median hourly rate £18.75 £34.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.85% +24.22% -
10th Percentile £17.33 £27.50 £22.04
90th Percentile £20.38 £40.90 £37.71
UK median hourly rate £18.75 £40.50 £27.37
% change year-on-year -53.70% +47.97% -

Rapid Prototyping is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74491 84865 82746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.44% 83.62% 80.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49154 56633 53328
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
10th Percentile £281 £270 £263
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1880 1983 2343
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.10% +6.88%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.75 £47.79
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in England

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in England

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rapid Prototyping in England

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in England

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 92 £422 -6.22% 5
South East +60 52 £425 +36.00% 6
North of England +97 49 £400 - 6
Midlands +41 29 £430 -33.85% 2
Yorkshire +47 23 £463 -2.63% 1
West Midlands +42 21 £445 -31.54%
North East +62 19 £400 - 1
South West +3 12 £475 +5.56% 1
North West +32 7 £388 +14.81% 4
East of England -8 4 £363 -3.33% 3
East Midlands - 2 £394 - 2
Rapid Prototyping
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 202 (83.82%) Prototyping
2 187 (77.59%) User Experience
3 172 (71.37%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (60.17%) CSS
5 140 (58.09%) HTML
6 76 (31.54%) Mobile App
7 72 (29.88%) Web Design
8 71 (29.46%) Front End Development
8 71 (29.46%) Wireframes
9 65 (26.97%) JavaScript
10 45 (18.67%) Service Design
11 43 (17.84%) Degree
12 38 (15.77%) TDD
13 34 (14.11%) HTML5
14 32 (13.28%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (13.28%) Java
14 32 (13.28%) Responsive Web Design
15 29 (12.03%) DevOps
15 29 (12.03%) Finance
16 28 (11.62%) Linux
16 28 (11.62%) Web Development
16 28 (11.62%) Data Visualisation
16 28 (11.62%) Git (software)
16 28 (11.62%) Visualisation
17 27 (11.20%) CSS3
17 27 (11.20%) Information Architecture
18 26 (10.79%) Python
18 26 (10.79%) Mentoring
19 25 (10.37%) AngularJS
19 25 (10.37%) Telecoms

Rapid Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.66%) CMS
3 3 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.83%) GemFire
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.30%) Photoshop
2 12 (4.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.49%) InVision
4 4 (1.66%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.24%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.83%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.83%) CATIA
6 2 (0.83%) Maya
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.41%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.41%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.88%) HTTP
2 16 (6.64%) Internet
3 2 (0.83%) 4G
3 2 (0.83%) FTP
3 2 (0.83%) MQTT
3 2 (0.83%) Network Security
3 2 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.41%) ATM
4 1 (0.41%) Intranet
4 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.88%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.49%) Big Data
3 6 (2.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.66%) MySQL
5 3 (1.24%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.83%) MS Access
6 2 (0.83%) Parquet
6 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (11.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.73%) Axure RP
3 8 (3.32%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (2.49%) Grunt
4 6 (2.49%) gulp
4 6 (2.49%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.49%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.07%) JUnit
5 5 (2.07%) webpack
6 3 (1.24%) Gradle
6 3 (1.24%) JIRA
6 3 (1.24%) Maven
6 3 (1.24%) Mocha
6 3 (1.24%) QUnit
7 2 (0.83%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.41%) Ant
8 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.41%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 29 (12.03%) Finance
2 25 (10.37%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.81%) Marketing
4 8 (3.32%) Electronics
5 7 (2.90%) Legal
6 6 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.07%) Banking
8 4 (1.66%) Automotive
9 3 (1.24%) Games
9 3 (1.24%) Retail
10 2 (0.83%) Back Office
10 2 (0.83%) Billing
10 2 (0.83%) German Language
11 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (58.51%) Designer
2 117 (48.55%) UX Designer
3 74 (30.71%) Developer
4 32 (13.28%) UI Designer
5 26 (10.79%) Interaction Designer
6 24 (9.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (9.96%) UI/UX Designer
7 22 (9.13%) Java Developer
8 12 (4.98%) UI Developer
9 9 (3.73%) Angular Developer
10 8 (3.32%) Digital Designer
10 8 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.32%) UX Developer
11 7 (2.90%) HTML Developer
11 7 (2.90%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.90%) User Experience Researcher
12 6 (2.49%) UI/UX Developer
13 5 (2.07%) Digital UX Designer
13 5 (2.07%) HTML CSS Designer
13 5 (2.07%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (60.17%) CSS
2 140 (58.09%) HTML
3 34 (14.11%) HTML5
4 27 (11.20%) CSS3
5 25 (10.37%) AngularJS
6 21 (8.71%) jQuery
7 14 (5.81%) .NET
8 11 (4.56%) Sass
8 11 (4.56%) Web Services
9 10 (4.15%) Node.js
10 9 (3.73%) Angular 2
11 8 (3.32%) React
12 7 (2.90%) RESTful
13 6 (2.49%) Apache Flex
14 5 (2.07%) Ajax
14 5 (2.07%) Grails
14 5 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (1.66%) Apache Cordova
15 4 (1.66%) Flash
15 4 (1.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 187 (77.59%) User Experience
2 76 (31.54%) Mobile App
3 23 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.90%) Blog
4 7 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.07%) Social Media
6 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.24%) Interactive TV
6 3 (1.24%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.83%) Animation
7 2 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.83%) Fintech
7 2 (0.83%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.83%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.41%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.41%) NHS
8 1 (0.41%) Robotics
8 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.62%) Linux
2 19 (7.88%) Mac OS X
2 19 (7.88%) Unix
3 5 (2.07%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.83%) Android
4 2 (0.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (83.82%) Prototyping
2 172 (71.37%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (29.88%) Web Design
4 71 (29.46%) Front End Development
4 71 (29.46%) Wireframes
5 45 (18.67%) Service Design
6 38 (15.77%) TDD
7 32 (13.28%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (13.28%) Responsive Web Design
8 29 (12.03%) DevOps
9 28 (11.62%) Data Visualisation
9 28 (11.62%) Visualisation
9 28 (11.62%) Web Development
10 27 (11.20%) Information Architecture
11 26 (10.79%) Mentoring
12 22 (9.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (8.30%) Configuration Management
14 18 (7.47%) Usability Testing
15 16 (6.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 14 (5.81%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 65 (26.97%) JavaScript
2 32 (13.28%) Java
3 26 (10.79%) Python
4 23 (9.54%) Ruby
5 16 (6.64%) C#
6 8 (3.32%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.90%) SQL
8 6 (2.49%) Groovy
9 5 (2.07%) PHP
10 2 (0.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) ES6
11 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.41%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.41%) VB
11 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (17.84%) Degree
2 24 (9.96%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.66%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.24%) BC Cleared
6 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.49%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) WAI
3 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Kibana
1 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (8.71%) EXTOL
2 9 (3.73%) Adobe
3 7 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.49%) SAP
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle
6 2 (0.83%) ATG
6 2 (0.83%) Facebook
6 2 (0.83%) Google
6 2 (0.83%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.83%) Twitter
6 2 (0.83%) Zend
7 1 (0.41%) CA
7 1 (0.41%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.41%) Capita
7 1 (0.41%) EMC
7 1 (0.41%) hybris
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