Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 June 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 246 281
Rank change year-on-year -38 +35 +35
Contract jobs citing Prototyping 409 423 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.91% 1.06% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.22% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 301 294
London median daily rate £475 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -3.13% +9.69%
10th Percentile £365 £313 £319
90th Percentile £600 £613 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.14 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.41% +0.46% +50.00%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.90
% change year-on-year - +2.84% -2.76%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39,449 34,767 37,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.35% 86.77% 86.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,581 24,909 27,264
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 545 379 366
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.86 £21.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% +18.02% +5.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.02
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +18.64%

Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Prototyping in London

Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Prototyping in London

Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prototyping in London over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prototyping in London

Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Prototyping in London

Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prototyping in London over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Prototyping in London

Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Prototyping within the London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. 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
Central London -26 105 £475 +5.56% 25
South London -23 25 £513 +2.50% 2
West London -29 17 £515 +33.77% 20
East London -9 7 £550 +27.17% 10
Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for Prototyping.

1 207 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (49.88%) User Experience
3 140 (34.23%) Wireframes
4 125 (30.56%) HTML
5 117 (28.61%) CSS
6 109 (26.65%) Finance
7 93 (22.74%) JavaScript
8 66 (16.14%) Rapid Prototyping
9 60 (14.67%) Mobile App
10 56 (13.69%) Business Analysis
11 54 (13.20%) InVision
12 53 (12.96%) Front End Development
13 49 (11.98%) Adobe
14 48 (11.74%) Degree
14 48 (11.74%) Scrum
15 45 (11.00%) Analytics
16 44 (10.76%) Axure RP
16 44 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
17 42 (10.27%) AngularJS
17 42 (10.27%) Data Analysis
18 40 (9.78%) SQL
18 40 (9.78%) User Stories
18 40 (9.78%) Information Architecture
19 39 (9.54%) Use Case
19 39 (9.54%) Banking
20 38 (9.29%) Validation
20 38 (9.29%) HTML5
21 35 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
22 34 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
23 33 (8.07%) Analytical Skills

Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 21 (5.13%) Confluence
2 12 (2.93%) CMS
2 12 (2.93%) Marvel
3 6 (1.47%) EPiServer
4 5 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.22%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.73%) Apache
6 3 (0.73%) Ethereum
6 3 (0.73%) IIS
6 3 (0.73%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.49%) nginx
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.24%) JBoss
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (13.20%) InVision
2 31 (7.58%) Photoshop
3 22 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (4.89%) MS Visio
5 18 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (2.93%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (1.47%) UXPin
9 5 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (0.98%) Chatbot
10 4 (0.98%) InDesign
11 3 (0.73%) 3ds Max
11 3 (0.73%) Flinto
11 3 (0.73%) Maya
11 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.24%) Moqups
12 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.24%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Summit
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.24%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.24%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 18 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.20%) GitHub
7 5 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.98%) Dialogflow
9 3 (0.73%) Heroku
9 3 (0.73%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.49%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.24%) Boomi
11 1 (0.24%) Serverless
11 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.24%) Twilio
11 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.47%) Intranet
2 5 (1.22%) HTTP
3 3 (0.73%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.73%) Firewall
3 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) SMS
5 1 (0.24%) NAS
5 1 (0.24%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.71%) Big Data
3 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.22%) Blockchain
4 5 (1.22%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.73%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.73%) MySQL
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.73%) Star Schema
7 2 (0.49%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.49%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 44 (10.76%) Axure RP
2 28 (6.85%) JIRA
3 21 (5.13%) gulp
4 18 (4.40%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.91%) Grunt
6 15 (3.67%) webpack
7 14 (3.42%) TeamCity
8 13 (3.18%) Jasmine
8 13 (3.18%) PhantomJS
9 10 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (2.20%) Maven
11 7 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.73%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.73%) Subversion
13 1 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
13 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.24%) Gradle
13 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.24%) Sublime Text
13 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (26.65%) Finance
2 39 (9.54%) Banking
3 28 (6.85%) Retail
4 24 (5.87%) Marketing
5 16 (3.91%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.67%) Games
7 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.71%) Advertising
9 5 (1.22%) Front Office
9 5 (1.22%) Law
9 5 (1.22%) Publishing
10 4 (0.98%) Legal
10 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Electronics
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (41.08%) Designer
2 115 (28.12%) UX Designer
3 98 (23.96%) Developer
4 62 (15.16%) Analyst
5 58 (14.18%) Business Analyst
6 49 (11.98%) UI Designer
7 30 (7.33%) UI/UX Designer
8 27 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 26 (6.36%) Digital Designer
10 23 (5.62%) Senior Designer
11 20 (4.89%) Architect
12 19 (4.65%) Digital UX Designer
12 19 (4.65%) Senior Developer
13 18 (4.40%) .NET Developer
13 18 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
14 17 (4.16%) Interaction Designer
15 15 (3.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 15 (3.67%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
16 13 (3.18%) Consultant
16 13 (3.18%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (30.56%) HTML
2 117 (28.61%) CSS
3 42 (10.27%) AngularJS
4 38 (9.29%) HTML5
5 32 (7.82%) Web Services
6 29 (7.09%) Sass
7 25 (6.11%) .NET
8 24 (5.87%) CSS3
9 23 (5.62%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 17 (4.16%) jQuery
10 17 (4.16%) React
11 16 (3.91%) Node.js
12 14 (3.42%) Redux
12 14 (3.42%) Spring
12 14 (3.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (3.18%) Jest
14 11 (2.69%) RESTful
15 8 (1.96%) Ajax
15 8 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
16 7 (1.71%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 204 (49.88%) User Experience
2 60 (14.67%) Mobile App
3 33 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (4.89%) Algorithms
6 17 (4.16%) Animation
6 17 (4.16%) Computer Science
6 17 (4.16%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.18%) Fintech
8 10 (2.44%) Blog
8 10 (2.44%) Graphic Design
9 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.98%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (0.98%) PMI
12 3 (0.73%) Equities
12 3 (0.73%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.73%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.60%) Windows
2 19 (4.65%) Windows 10
3 15 (3.67%) Android
3 15 (3.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.22%) Linux
5 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.49%) Unix
6 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (34.23%) Wireframes
3 66 (16.14%) Rapid Prototyping
4 56 (13.69%) Business Analysis
5 53 (12.96%) Front End Development
6 48 (11.74%) Scrum
7 45 (11.00%) Analytics
8 44 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
9 42 (10.27%) Data Analysis
10 40 (9.78%) Information Architecture
10 40 (9.78%) User Stories
11 39 (9.54%) Use Case
12 38 (9.29%) Validation
13 35 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (7.58%) Data Science
14 31 (7.58%) Project Management
15 30 (7.33%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
16 29 (7.09%) Machine Learning
17 26 (6.36%) Responsive Web Design
18 24 (5.87%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (22.74%) JavaScript
2 40 (9.78%) SQL
3 26 (6.36%) C#
4 24 (5.87%) Python
5 20 (4.89%) Java
6 18 (4.40%) ES6
7 11 (2.69%) R
8 8 (1.96%) Java 8
8 8 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.47%) PHP
10 5 (1.22%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.73%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.73%) Ruby
12 2 (0.49%) XAML
13 1 (0.24%) ABAP
13 1 (0.24%) C
13 1 (0.24%) C++
13 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (11.74%) Degree
2 29 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.87%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.96%) ISEB
6 4 (0.98%) PhD
6 4 (0.98%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.49%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.49%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.24%) CCA
9 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.58%) QA
2 8 (1.96%) WCAG
3 3 (0.73%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.73%) GAMP
4 2 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.49%) GCP
4 2 (0.49%) GDPR
4 2 (0.49%) PSD2
4 2 (0.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.40%) Docker
3 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.49%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (0.73%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (11.98%) Adobe
2 23 (5.62%) Citrix
2 23 (5.62%) Sitecore
3 21 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.16%) Oracle
5 11 (2.69%) Tableau
6 10 (2.44%) SAP
7 6 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.22%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (1.22%) Sybase
9 4 (0.98%) Cognos
9 4 (0.98%) Google
9 4 (0.98%) IBM
10 2 (0.49%) Anaplan
10 2 (0.49%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.49%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.49%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.49%) Informatica
10 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.24%) FactSet