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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 566 539 553
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 9 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.045% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.068% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £223
% change year-on-year
+28.00% +40.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £37.00 £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £43.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.71%
3D Graphics
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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
13267 12925 13610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.93% 26.50% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8058 8100 8070
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 550 721
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.03 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £44.49 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.02% -39.65%

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 1 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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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 -7 5 £400 +14.28% 1
London -13 2 - - 10
South West - 2 - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 7
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
3D Graphics
UK

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (55.56%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) Games
3 10 (37.04%) OpenGL
3 10 (37.04%) Android
4 9 (33.33%) C
5 8 (29.63%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Marketing
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) Electronics
8 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (18.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
9 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) OpenCL
9 4 (14.81%) Motion Graphics
9 4 (14.81%) C#
10 3 (11.11%) HTML
10 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 3 (11.11%) DirectX
10 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
10 3 (11.11%) PhD
10 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 3 (11.11%) CINEMA 4D
10 3 (11.11%) Subversion
10 3 (11.11%) Device Driver

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (18.52%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (11.11%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) Maya
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Multicast
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Designer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Graphic Designer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Motion Graphics Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Graphics Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior UI Designer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Games Designer
7 1 (3.70%) GUI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Games Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) OpenGL
2 5 (18.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (14.81%) OpenCL
4 3 (11.11%) Direct3D
4 3 (11.11%) DirectX
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) Qt
4 3 (11.11%) DirectCompute
4 3 (11.11%) OpenGL ES
5 2 (7.41%) Flash
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) YAML
6 1 (3.70%) OAuth
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) SVG
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (14.81%) Motion Graphics
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.11%) CUDA
4 3 (11.11%) Device Driver
5 2 (7.41%) RenderMan
5 2 (7.41%) Animation
5 2 (7.41%) Robotics
6 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) GPGPU
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Android
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Game Development
4 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.41%) B2B
5 2 (7.41%) OOP
5 2 (7.41%) 3D Animation
5 2 (7.41%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (3.70%) Signal Processing
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Data Management
6 1 (3.70%) Industrial Design
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) 3D Programming
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C++
2 9 (33.33%) C
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) GLSL
5 3 (11.11%) HLSL
6 2 (7.41%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Google
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