Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 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.

Rapid Prototyping
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 566 534 551
Rank change year-on-year -32 +17 0
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 60 86 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 65 50
London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £375 £320 £285
90th Percentile £625 £538 £539
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +33.33% -18.71% +25.00%

Rapid 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 40,343 39,644 38,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.50% 88.01% 87.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,136 28,682 27,988
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £640
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 366 405
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.56 £21.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +6.26% +6.15%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.12 £11.39
90th Percentile £54.01 £50.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in London

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in London

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rapid Prototyping in London

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in London

Rapid 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 Rapid Prototyping within the London region over the 6 months to 19 October 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 -35 8 £525 +27.27% 5
West London - 2 £575 - 3
South London -19 1 £550 +4.76% 1
East London - 1 £310 - 2
Rapid Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Rapid 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 Rapid Prototyping.

1 52 (86.67%) Prototyping
2 40 (66.67%) User Experience
3 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (43.33%) CSS
5 23 (38.33%) HTML
6 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
7 18 (30.00%) Finance
7 18 (30.00%) Wireframes
8 13 (21.67%) HTML5
9 12 (20.00%) Node.js
9 12 (20.00%) CSS3
9 12 (20.00%) React
10 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
11 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
11 10 (16.67%) InVision
11 10 (16.67%) A/B Testing
12 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
12 9 (15.00%) Axure RP
13 8 (13.33%) Jasmine
13 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
13 8 (13.33%) Adobe
13 8 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
14 7 (11.67%) Heuristic Analysis
14 7 (11.67%) User Stories
15 6 (10.00%) Mocha
15 6 (10.00%) Sass
15 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
15 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
15 6 (10.00%) Scrum
15 6 (10.00%) Web Design

Rapid 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 2 (3.33%) Marvel
2 1 (1.67%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.67%) Ethereum
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) InVision
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.67%) 3ds Max
4 1 (1.67%) Maya
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.67%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) npm
2 3 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.67%) Twilio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
2 1 (1.67%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Axure RP
2 8 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 6 (10.00%) Mocha
4 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) Grunt
5 3 (5.00%) gulp
5 3 (5.00%) webpack
6 2 (3.33%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.67%) Gradle
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) JIRA
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
2 5 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Publishing
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) Designer
3 17 (28.33%) UX Designer
4 8 (13.33%) React Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Designer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior UX Designer
5 7 (11.67%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Interaction Designer
6 5 (8.33%) Product Manager
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.67%) UX Developer
8 3 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.00%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Lead Product Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) UI/UX Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Digital UX Designer
9 2 (3.33%) User Experience Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) CSS
2 23 (38.33%) HTML
3 13 (21.67%) HTML5
4 12 (20.00%) CSS3
4 12 (20.00%) Node.js
4 12 (20.00%) React
5 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.00%) Chai
6 6 (10.00%) Sass
7 5 (8.33%) LESS
7 5 (8.33%) Redux
8 3 (5.00%) Angular 2
8 3 (5.00%) jQuery
8 3 (5.00%) JSON
8 3 (5.00%) Web Services
9 2 (3.33%) Jest
9 2 (3.33%) Material Design
9 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.67%) .NET Core
10 1 (1.67%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 40 (66.67%) User Experience
2 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.67%) Animation
7 1 (1.67%) Blog
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) Fintech
7 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (86.67%) Prototyping
2 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 10 (16.67%) A/B Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
6 7 (11.67%) Heuristic Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) User Stories
7 6 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.00%) Scrum
7 6 (10.00%) Typography
7 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Web Design
8 5 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (6.67%) Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.00%) B2B
10 3 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.67%) C#
2 4 (6.67%) ES6
3 3 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) Java
4 2 (3.33%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) R
5 1 (1.67%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.67%) CCA
4 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.67%) Google