The first table below looks at the demand for Stage3D skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stage3D over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Stage 3D
Rank - 543 586
Contract jobs citing Stage3D 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.008% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

Stage3D
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Stage3D within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Stage3D Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Stage3D
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Stage3D within the UK.

Stage3D Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Stage3D
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Stage3D 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 Stage3D.

1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Flash Builder
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript

Stage3D
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Stage3D 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 Stage3D. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Flash Builder
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript