Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 354 379
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 -37
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 36 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.17% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 10
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £298 £322 £359
90th Percentile £556 £455 £440
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South East median hourly rate - £38.75 -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £38.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +76.14% -

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13966 13858 15814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.90% 82.60% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8365 8369 9417
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 551 606
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.49
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Rapid Prototyping as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rapid Prototyping in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in the South East

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Surrey -12 8 £531 - 2
Hampshire +11 6 £413 -17.50% 2
West Sussex -11 6 £385 -0.65%
East Sussex - 6 £475 -
Kent - 5 £425 -
Berkshire +11 4 - - 1
Thames Valley -8 4 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Rapid Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 35 (97.22%) Prototyping
2 25 (69.44%) User Experience
3 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) CSS
5 12 (33.33%) Web Design
6 10 (27.78%) Wireframes
7 9 (25.00%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
9 7 (19.44%) Finance
9 7 (19.44%) Unix
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle
9 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
10 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
10 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
10 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) Scrum
11 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.89%) Subversion
11 5 (13.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (13.89%) Information Architecture
11 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (11.11%) EXTOL
12 4 (11.11%) RESTful
13 3 (8.33%) UX Design

Rapid Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Gradle
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Designer
1 21 (58.33%) UX Designer
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Java Architect
4 4 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 4 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Visual Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) User Experience Researcher
6 2 (5.56%) User Researcher
7 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (2.78%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) CSS
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) RESTful
3 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) Laravel
4 2 (5.56%) React
4 2 (5.56%) Symfony
5 1 (2.78%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) DHTMLX
5 1 (2.78%) Django
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) User Experience
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Prototyping
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Web Design
4 10 (27.78%) Wireframes
5 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 5 (13.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (13.89%) Information Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) UX Design
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.56%) Multivariate Testing
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.56%) Service Design
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.78%) Creative Thinking
9 1 (2.78%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
5 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) EXTOL
3 2 (5.56%) Zend