The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3D Graphics
UK
Rank 583 612 606
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 12 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.082% 0.036% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £500 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £500 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £35.69 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.76% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14607 16507 15753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.63% 33.08% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9315 10460 9901
Median daily rate £445 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 550 692 640
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.43 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing 3D Graphics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3D Graphics
Daily Rate Trend

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

3D Graphics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

3D Graphics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

3D Graphics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

3D Graphics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

3D Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
England +20 12 £375 -25.00% 10
London +9 6 £240 -52.00% 1
North West - 5 £406 - 2
Manchester - 5 £406 - 2
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £400 -
Salford - 1 £413 -
Reading - 1 - -

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 10 (47.62%) Games
2 9 (42.86%) Android
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) WebGL
4 7 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
5 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 6 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
5 6 (28.57%) Android Development
5 6 (28.57%) React
5 6 (28.57%) React Native
5 6 (28.57%) ES6
5 6 (28.57%) Pixi.js
5 6 (28.57%) 3D Programming
6 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Game Development
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
7 4 (19.05%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) OpenGL
7 4 (19.05%) DirectX
7 4 (19.05%) Python
8 3 (14.29%) Windows

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills 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 (14.29%) 3ds Max
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Bugzilla
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Games
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Android Developer
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Games Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Visual Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Visual Designer
6 1 (4.76%) 3D Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Android Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Games Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Creative Technologist
6 1 (4.76%) Graphics Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Interactive Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Unreal Engine
1 7 (33.33%) WebGL
2 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 6 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
2 6 (28.57%) Pixi.js
2 6 (28.57%) React
2 6 (28.57%) React Native
3 5 (23.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (19.05%) DirectX
4 4 (19.05%) OpenGL
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Ember.js
5 3 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) V-Ray
6 2 (9.52%) CryEngine
6 2 (9.52%) Flash
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 3 (14.29%) Motion Graphics
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Animation
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) Photography
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) HoloLens
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.76%) New Media
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) 3D Programming
2 6 (28.57%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) BDD
3 4 (19.05%) Game Development
3 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Iconography
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Use Case
5 1 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) Post-Production
5 1 (4.76%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) ES6
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Lua
6 1 (4.76%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Autodesk