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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3D Printer
UK
Rank - 616 590
Contract jobs citing 3D Printing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.012% 0.012%
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
14550 16750 16025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.53% 32.93% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9306 10623 10070
Median daily rate £440 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 542 698 647
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 £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Heroku
3 1 (33.33%) Arduino
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) WebGL
3 1 (33.33%) Kinect
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) D3.js
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) OpenCV
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Express
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner

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 1 (33.33%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) git-flow
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (33.33%) Protractor
1 1 (33.33%) webpack
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Creative Technologist
1 1 (33.33%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) Browserify
1 1 (33.33%) D3.js
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Express
1 1 (33.33%) Ionic Framework
1 1 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Meteor
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCV
1 1 (33.33%) Polymer
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (33.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Arduino
1 1 (33.33%) Kinect
1 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe