The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 404 391 396
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 4 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.095% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Average daily rate
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- £265 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £36.50 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £41.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7175 7861 8139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.58% 32.38% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4788 5398 5500
Average daily rate £450 £451 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
3D Graphics
England

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in London

3D Graphics
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

3D Graphics Daily Rate Trend in London

3D Graphics
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

3D Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in London

3D Graphics
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chessington - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
3D Graphics
England

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (58.82%) C++
1 10 (58.82%) OpenGL
2 8 (47.06%) Android
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Electronics
4 6 (35.29%) Games
4 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) Qt
5 5 (29.41%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (29.41%) GLSL
5 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (29.41%) PhD
5 5 (29.41%) OpenGL ES
5 5 (29.41%) HLSL
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) OpenCL
7 3 (17.65%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (17.65%) CINEMA 4D
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) RenderMan
7 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
7 3 (17.65%) C
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Direct3D
8 2 (11.76%) Flash
8 2 (11.76%) C#

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (29.41%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (17.65%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (5.88%) Maya
3 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics
1 6 (35.29%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Graphic Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) UI Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Motion Graphics Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior UI Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) OpenGL
2 5 (29.41%) Qt
2 5 (29.41%) OpenGL ES
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) OpenCL
4 3 (17.65%) Direct3D
5 2 (11.76%) Flash
5 2 (11.76%) Renderscript
5 2 (11.76%) DirectCompute
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) OAuth
6 1 (5.88%) YAML
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) DirectX
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) SVG
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (17.65%) Motion Graphics
3 3 (17.65%) RenderMan
4 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
4 2 (11.76%) GPGPU
4 2 (11.76%) CUDA
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Android
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.88%) 3D Programming
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Data Management
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) OOD
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) GLSL
3 5 (29.41%) HLSL
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google