The table below looks at the statistics for 3ds Max skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3ds Max over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK
Rank 588 608 608
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing 3ds Max 8 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £240 £150 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -32.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.20

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

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4798 5557 6174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 10.87% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2879 3278 3498
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 493 604
Median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £15.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +13.79%

3ds Max
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3ds Max Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3ds Max
Daily Rate Trend

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

3ds Max Daily Rate Trend in the UK

3ds Max
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3ds Max within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

3ds Max Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

3ds Max
Hourly Rate Trend

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

3ds Max Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

3ds Max
Top 5 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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 +42 8 £240 +60.00% 5
London +10 7 £240 +60.00%
Isleworth - 2 £150 -
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

3ds Max
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for 3ds Max.

1 11 (73.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Games
2 6 (40.00%) Animation
3 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (26.67%) 3D Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (26.67%) Unreal Engine
4 3 (20.00%) Autodesk
4 3 (20.00%) V-Ray
4 3 (20.00%) Maya
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) FMCG
5 2 (13.33%) MotionBuilder
6 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (6.67%) Texturing
6 1 (6.67%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
6 1 (6.67%) HTC Vive
6 1 (6.67%) Visual Effects
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Motion Graphics

3ds Max
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 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) Maya
3 2 (13.33%) MotionBuilder
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Animator
4 3 (20.00%) 3D Animator
4 3 (20.00%) 3D Modeller
4 3 (20.00%) Designer
5 2 (13.33%) 3D Designer
5 2 (13.33%) 3D Max Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (6.67%) 3D Artist
6 1 (6.67%) CAD Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Graphic Artist
6 1 (6.67%) Motion Graphics Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (26.67%) Unreal Engine
3 3 (20.00%) V-Ray
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Animation
2 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (13.33%) FMCG
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Games
4 1 (6.67%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.67%) HTC Vive
4 1 (6.67%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (6.67%) Oculus Rift
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) 3D Modelling
1 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) 3D Animation
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (6.67%) Texturing
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Effects
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) HNC
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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