Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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 West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 186 213
Rank change year-on-year -7 +27 -3
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 3 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.053% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.37% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 5
South West median daily rate £250 £450 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% -15.89% +59.70%
10th Percentile £201 £347 £313
90th Percentile £291 £500 £569
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4609 4587 5154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.29% 79.94% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 3091 3490
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £240 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 270 256
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.60
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in the South West

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in the South West

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in the South West

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £250 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Rapid Prototyping
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) InVision

Rapid Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) InVision
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Digital Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe