The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 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 Middlesex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.40% 2.00% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £330 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
54 52 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.60% 26.00% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 35
Average daily rate £460 £450 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Average hourly rate £25.25 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £20.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £40.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
3D Graphics
South East

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

3D Graphics
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

3D Graphics Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

3D Graphics
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

3D Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

3D Graphics
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (50.00%) DirectCompute
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) CUDA
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (50.00%) Qt
1 1 (50.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (50.00%) DirectCompute
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) CUDA
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree