The table below looks at the statistics for 3ds Max skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3ds Max over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
Rank 159 150 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing 3ds Max 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.027% -
As % of the Applications category 1.49% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £238 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - -
3ds Max
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
336 429 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.94% 11.58% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 194 198
Median daily rate £339 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 53
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.97 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

3ds Max
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing 3ds Max as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

3ds Max Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

3ds Max
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3ds Max across the North West region.

3ds Max Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3ds Max
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3ds Max across the North West region.

3ds Max Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3ds Max
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 3 - -
Merseyside - 2 £225 -
3ds Max
England

3ds Max
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3ds Max also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for 3ds Max.

1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) Autodesk
1 3 (60.00%) Military
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (60.00%) Multimedia
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ZBrush
2 2 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Maya
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

3ds Max
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Maya
2 2 (40.00%) ZBrush
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (60.00%) Military
1 3 (60.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (40.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Multimedia Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
1 3 (60.00%) Autodesk