Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 550 509 518
Rank change year-on-year -41 +9 +39
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 76 91 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 70 67
London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £323
90th Percentile £600 £551 £578
England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £20.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - -47.10% +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 40,252 37,764 39,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.75% 87.67% 86.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,110 27,014 28,475
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +8.00% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £639
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 526 380 336
London median hourly rate £23.50 £24.12 £21.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.55% +13.91% +5.85%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.21 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.81 £50.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +2.13% +9.05%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -34 15 £513 +2.50% 4
West London - 1 £575 - 4
Rapid Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 63 (82.89%) Prototyping
2 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (64.47%) User Experience
4 37 (48.68%) CSS
5 33 (43.42%) Wireframes
6 31 (40.79%) HTML
7 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
8 22 (28.95%) Mobile App
9 20 (26.32%) Sass
10 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 19 (25.00%) Front End Development
11 16 (21.05%) Jasmine
11 16 (21.05%) Adobe
12 15 (19.74%) Web Services
12 15 (19.74%) Validation
12 15 (19.74%) Grunt
12 15 (19.74%) webpack
12 15 (19.74%) gulp
13 14 (18.42%) Redux
13 14 (18.42%) Finance
14 13 (17.11%) Build Automation
14 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (17.11%) Jest
14 13 (17.11%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (17.11%) Data Structures
14 13 (17.11%) Algorithms
14 13 (17.11%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (17.11%) PhantomJS
14 13 (17.11%) Docker
15 12 (15.79%) InVision

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 1 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.32%) Alfresco
1 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) Confluence
1 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.32%) Marvel
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) InVision
2 7 (9.21%) Photoshop
3 6 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (6.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.95%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.63%) UXPin
7 1 (1.32%) 3ds Max
7 1 (1.32%) Maya
7 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) npm
4 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.32%) Twilio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Jasmine
2 15 (19.74%) Grunt
2 15 (19.74%) gulp
2 15 (19.74%) webpack
3 13 (17.11%) PhantomJS
4 11 (14.47%) Axure RP
5 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.95%) Mocha
7 2 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.63%) Subversion
8 1 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.32%) Gradle
8 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.32%) JIRA
8 1 (1.32%) Maven
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Games
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
4 4 (5.26%) Publishing
5 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Electronics
6 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Designer
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) UX Designer
3 19 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 12 (15.79%) UI Developer
5 9 (11.84%) UI Designer
6 8 (10.53%) React Developer
7 7 (9.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.21%) UI/UX Designer
8 6 (7.89%) User Researcher
8 6 (7.89%) UX Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Product Manager
9 5 (6.58%) UI/UX Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Senior Designer
10 4 (5.26%) Senior UX Designer
11 3 (3.95%) Digital Designer
11 3 (3.95%) Digital UX Designer
11 3 (3.95%) HTML CSS Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Interaction Designer
11 3 (3.95%) Lead Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.68%) CSS
2 31 (40.79%) HTML
3 20 (26.32%) Sass
4 19 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (19.74%) Web Services
6 14 (18.42%) Redux
7 13 (17.11%) Jest
8 11 (14.47%) HTML5
9 10 (13.16%) CSS3
9 10 (13.16%) LESS
10 9 (11.84%) React
10 9 (11.84%) Vue.js
11 8 (10.53%) jQuery
12 5 (6.58%) JSON
12 5 (6.58%) Node.js
13 4 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.95%) Chai
14 3 (3.95%) RESTful
15 2 (2.63%) Material Design
16 1 (1.32%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (64.47%) User Experience
2 22 (28.95%) Mobile App
3 13 (17.11%) Algorithms
3 13 (17.11%) Data Structures
4 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (7.89%) Blog
6 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.95%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.63%) Social Media
9 1 (1.32%) Animation
9 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.32%) Digital Wallet
9 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Prototyping
2 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (43.42%) Wireframes
4 19 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 15 (19.74%) Validation
6 13 (17.11%) Build Automation
6 13 (17.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (15.79%) Typography
8 11 (14.47%) User Stories
9 9 (11.84%) A/B Testing
9 9 (11.84%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (11.84%) Machine Learning
10 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (10.53%) Web Design
11 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.89%) Analytics
12 6 (7.89%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 6 (7.89%) Open Source
12 6 (7.89%) TDD
13 5 (6.58%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.53%) ES6
3 3 (3.95%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) R
5 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.32%) CCA
4 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Adobe
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) ATG
3 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.32%) Google
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle