The table below looks at the statistics for 3ds Max skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3ds Max over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
Rank 254 252 234
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs citing 3ds Max 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the Applications category 0.40% 0.15% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £300 -
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +51.00%
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 South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1008 1376 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.83% 14.52% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 668 615
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 135 149
Average hourly rate £16.05 £15.79 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £32.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

3ds Max
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3ds Max across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

3ds Max Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3ds Max
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

3ds Max Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3ds Max
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

3ds Max Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3ds Max
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
East Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire +4 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
3ds Max
England

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing 3ds Max 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 3ds Max.

1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (40.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 2 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (40.00%) Drupal
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing

3ds Max
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing 3ds Max 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 3ds Max. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) concrete5
1 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (40.00%) GIMP
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (20.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (20.00%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Max Designer
2 1 (20.00%) CAD Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) D3.js
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (40.00%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) Laravel
2 2 (40.00%) Marmalade SDK
2 2 (40.00%) MooTools
2 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (40.00%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Android Development
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter