The table below looks at the statistics for Blender skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blender over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blender
Rank - - 560
Contract jobs citing Blender 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
6948 6690 6231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.53% 12.94% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 3634 3156
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £133 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 714 661 742
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £31.58 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.91%

Blender
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blender within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Blender Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Blender
Daily Rate Trend

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

Blender Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Blender
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Blender Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Blender
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blender within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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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
Cambridge - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
England - - - -
East of England - - - -

Blender
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Blender 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 Blender.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

Blender
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Blender 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 Blender. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter
1 1 (50.00%) Google