Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 543 529 529
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +18
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 71 106 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 79 40
London median daily rate £475 £470 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +35.74% -23.06%
10th Percentile £329 £323 £285
90th Percentile £589 £563 £500
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.40 £42.50 £35.63
% change year-on-year -2.59% +19.30% -19.03%

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 39,261 40,591 35,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.16% 87.88% 87.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,089 29,588 25,827
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 424 440
London median hourly rate £24.23 £22.01 £23.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -5.02% +15.85%
10th Percentile £12.81 £13.65 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £51.38
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +3.26%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -4 19 £488 +8.33% 14
East London - 4 £400 - 1
West London +10 3 £538 +34.38% 4
South London -4 2 £463 -11.90%
Rapid Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 59 (83.10%) Prototyping
2 55 (77.46%) User Experience
3 48 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (38.03%) Finance
4 27 (38.03%) CSS
4 27 (38.03%) InVision
5 26 (36.62%) HTML
6 21 (29.58%) Mobile App
6 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
7 17 (23.94%) Animation
7 17 (23.94%) HTML5
8 16 (22.54%) Wireframes
9 15 (21.13%) Marvel
9 15 (21.13%) A/B Testing
9 15 (21.13%) Photoshop
10 14 (19.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 13 (18.31%) React
11 13 (18.31%) CSS3
12 12 (16.90%) Node.js
13 11 (15.49%) Analytics
13 11 (15.49%) Self-Motivation
14 10 (14.08%) Collaborative Working
15 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (12.68%) Iconography
15 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
16 8 (11.27%) Mocha
16 8 (11.27%) Jasmine
16 8 (11.27%) B2B
16 8 (11.27%) Adobe
16 8 (11.27%) Retail

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 15 (21.13%) Marvel
2 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) WordPress
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) Ethereum
Applications
1 27 (38.03%) InVision
2 15 (21.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.41%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) npm
2 6 (8.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.41%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Big Data
1 2 (2.82%) MySQL
1 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.41%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.41%) Power BI
2 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Jasmine
1 8 (11.27%) Mocha
2 6 (8.45%) Axure RP
3 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.41%) Gradle
4 1 (1.41%) Grunt
4 1 (1.41%) gulp
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Mockito
4 1 (1.41%) webpack
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (61.97%) Designer
2 25 (35.21%) UX Designer
3 21 (29.58%) UI Designer
4 20 (28.17%) Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Senior Designer
6 10 (14.08%) Senior UX Designer
7 8 (11.27%) React Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Senior UI Designer
9 5 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (7.04%) Interaction Designer
9 5 (7.04%) UI/UX Designer
10 4 (5.63%) Visual Designer
11 3 (4.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.23%) HTML CSS Designer
11 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Junior
11 3 (4.23%) Junior Designer
11 3 (4.23%) Senior UI/UX Designer
12 2 (2.82%) Angular Developer
12 2 (2.82%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.03%) CSS
2 26 (36.62%) HTML
3 17 (23.94%) HTML5
4 13 (18.31%) CSS3
4 13 (18.31%) React
5 12 (16.90%) Node.js
6 8 (11.27%) Chai
7 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.23%) Angular 2
8 3 (4.23%) jQuery
8 3 (4.23%) Redux
8 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.82%) D3.js
9 2 (2.82%) LAMP
9 2 (2.82%) Sass
9 2 (2.82%) Spring
9 2 (2.82%) Vue.js
9 2 (2.82%) Web Services
9 2 (2.82%) WebGL
10 1 (1.41%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 55 (77.46%) User Experience
2 21 (29.58%) Mobile App
3 17 (23.94%) Animation
4 11 (15.49%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (8.45%) Graphic Design
7 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.23%) Fintech
9 1 (1.41%) Blog
9 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Android TV
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (83.10%) Prototyping
2 48 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) Wireframes
4 15 (21.13%) A/B Testing
5 14 (19.72%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 11 (15.49%) Analytics
7 10 (14.08%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (12.68%) Iconography
8 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
9 8 (11.27%) B2B
9 8 (11.27%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 8 (11.27%) Front End Development
10 7 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (9.86%) Scrum
10 7 (9.86%) Usability Testing
11 6 (8.45%) B2C
11 6 (8.45%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (8.45%) Heuristic Analysis
11 6 (8.45%) Visualisation
12 5 (7.04%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.04%) ES6
2 5 (7.04%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) C#
3 3 (4.23%) Python
3 3 (4.23%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) Java 8
4 2 (2.82%) PHP
4 2 (2.82%) PHP 7
4 2 (2.82%) R
4 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.41%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Adobe
2 3 (4.23%) Tableau
3 2 (2.82%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Atlassian