The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 28 March 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 137 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Contract jobs citing Rapid Prototyping 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.035% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.90% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £49.82 -
% change year-on-year -50.82% -  

Rapid Prototyping is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1757 2325 2218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.68% 81.10% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 1591 1436
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 64 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Rapid Prototyping
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Rapid Prototyping as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Rapid Prototyping in Yorkshire

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Rapid Prototyping in Yorkshire

Rapid Prototyping
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Rapid Prototyping in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Rapid Prototyping in Yorkshire

Rapid Prototyping
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 14 £463 - 2
Rapid Prototyping
England

Rapid Prototyping
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Rapid Prototyping.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) Web Design
4 14 (70.00%) Mac OS X
4 14 (70.00%) Java
4 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 14 (70.00%) Web Development
4 14 (70.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (65.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (65.00%) TDD
5 13 (65.00%) Ruby
5 13 (65.00%) Python
5 13 (65.00%) HTTP
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) Unix
5 13 (65.00%) DevOps
6 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
7 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
8 10 (50.00%) User Experience
9 8 (40.00%) Line Management
10 6 (30.00%) Prototyping
10 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (15.00%) Service Design
12 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared

Rapid Prototyping
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Designer
4 5 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 5 (25.00%) UX Designer
5 4 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Designer
7 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
1 14 (70.00%) Mac OS X
2 13 (65.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Web Design
3 14 (70.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (70.00%) Web Development
4 13 (65.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (65.00%) DevOps
4 13 (65.00%) TDD
5 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
6 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (40.00%) Line Management
8 6 (30.00%) Prototyping
9 3 (15.00%) Service Design
10 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 1 (5.00%) Content Management
11 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe