Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 164 174
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 -29
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.25% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -6.25% -45.14%
10th Percentile £338 £383 £444
90th Percentile £424 £488 £504
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -54.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2591 3084 3750
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.81% 86.29% 85.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 2026 2579
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in West Yorkshire

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in West Yorkshire

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Leeds +4 5 £388 -13.89% 1
Rapid Prototyping
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
1 5 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) UX Design
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes

Rapid Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Designer
2 3 (60.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Digital UX Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (20.00%) UX Design
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes