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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 400 375 412
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 12 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.065% 0.039%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate £300 £450 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +136.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £26.40 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 2 - - 2
Ealing - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
3D Graphics
England

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (76.92%) C++
1 20 (76.92%) Android
2 19 (73.08%) OpenGL
3 15 (57.69%) Java
3 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) Qt
4 14 (53.85%) OpenGL ES
4 14 (53.85%) GLSL
5 13 (50.00%) Degree
5 13 (50.00%) Games
6 11 (42.31%) Electronics
7 10 (38.46%) PhD
7 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
7 10 (38.46%) HLSL
7 10 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (30.77%) C
9 7 (26.92%) RenderMan
9 7 (26.92%) OpenCL
9 7 (26.92%) Direct3D
10 6 (23.08%) Animation
11 5 (19.23%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (19.23%) HTML
11 5 (19.23%) CSS
12 4 (15.38%) Linux
12 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
12 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
12 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
12 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (15.38%) Renderscript
12 4 (15.38%) DirectCompute

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (19.23%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.69%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (3.85%) Maya
4 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 13 (50.00%) Games
2 11 (42.31%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Games Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (7.69%) UI Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior UI Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) OpenGL
2 14 (53.85%) Qt
2 14 (53.85%) OpenGL ES
3 7 (26.92%) OpenCL
3 7 (26.92%) Direct3D
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) Renderscript
5 4 (15.38%) DirectCompute
6 3 (11.54%) DirectX
7 2 (7.69%) Flash
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.85%) OAuth2
8 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) YAML
8 1 (3.85%) Velocity
8 1 (3.85%) JSON
8 1 (3.85%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Computer Science
1 10 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (26.92%) RenderMan
3 6 (23.08%) Animation
4 4 (15.38%) GPGPU
5 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.85%) CUDA
6 1 (3.85%) iPad
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.85%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (3.85%) New Media
6 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.85%) iPhone
6 1 (3.85%) Tandem
6 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Android
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Programming
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience Design
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C++
2 15 (57.69%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) GLSL
4 10 (38.46%) HLSL
5 8 (30.77%) C
6 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
6 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) PhD
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Google