The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 564 534 555
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 8 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.039% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.050% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
Average daily rate
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£225 £320 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +42.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £313 £225
% change year-on-year
- +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15918 15223 16407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.97% 31.58% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9801 9549 9682
Average daily rate £415 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.06% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 667 609 805
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3D Graphics across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in England

3D Graphics
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3D Graphics across the England region.

3D Graphics Daily Rate Trend in England

3D Graphics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3D Graphics across the England region.

3D Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in England

3D Graphics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -1 4 - - 4
South West - 3 - - 2
London +3 1 £225 -34.78% 7
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
3D Graphics
UK

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 3D Graphics.

1 13 (54.17%) C++
1 13 (54.17%) Games
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 8 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 8 (33.33%) Android
4 7 (29.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (25.00%) C#
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
6 5 (20.83%) Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Game Development
7 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) DirectX
7 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Subversion
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
8 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (12.50%) Electronics
8 3 (12.50%) OOP
8 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) OpenCL
8 3 (12.50%) DirectCompute

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 3D Graphics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.17%) Maya
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Multicast
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (54.17%) Games
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Designer
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Programmer
4 3 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Graphics Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior UI Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Designer
5 2 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Motion Graphics Designer
6 1 (4.17%) GUI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Games Designer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Games Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 7 (29.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (16.67%) DirectX
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) OpenCL
4 3 (12.50%) DirectCompute
5 2 (8.33%) Direct3D
5 2 (8.33%) Flash
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (4.17%) SVG
6 1 (4.17%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) Renderscript
6 1 (4.17%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) OAuth2
6 1 (4.17%) YAML
6 1 (4.17%) OAuth
6 1 (4.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) CUDA
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (8.33%) Animation
4 2 (8.33%) Robotics
5 1 (4.17%) RenderMan
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.17%) GPGPU
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Game Development
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) 3D Animation
5 2 (8.33%) Android Development
5 2 (8.33%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Industrial Design
6 1 (4.17%) OOD
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C++
2 10 (41.67%) C
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) VC++
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) GLSL
5 1 (4.17%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Google
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