The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Printing in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3D Printing over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3D Printer
Rank 628 641 629
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing 3D Printing 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.016% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
16229 18489 17890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.55% 33.35% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10517 11632 11352
Median daily rate £433 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 795 747
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.63 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +22.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

3D Printing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3D Printing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3D Printing
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Printing within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -

3D Printing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 3D Printing 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 Printing.

1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) Heroku
2 2 (50.00%) Arduino
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) WebGL
2 2 (50.00%) Kinect
2 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js

3D Printing
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 2 (50.00%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (50.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) git-flow
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (50.00%) Protractor
1 2 (50.00%) webpack
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Creative Technologist
1 2 (50.00%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (50.00%) Browserify
1 2 (50.00%) D3.js
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) Express
1 2 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
1 2 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
1 2 (50.00%) Meteor
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) OpenCV
1 2 (50.00%) Polymer
1 2 (50.00%) React
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (50.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Arduino
1 2 (50.00%) Kinect
1 2 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe