The table below looks at the statistics for V-Ray skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Ray over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chaos Software V-Ray
Rank 634 - 611
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing V-Ray 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% - 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15298 15029 14921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.52% 26.86% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10714 9731 9797
Median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 201 205
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.72 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

V-Ray
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing V-Ray as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

V-Ray Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

V-Ray
Daily Rate Trend

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

V-Ray Daily Rate Trend in the UK

V-Ray
Hourly Rate Trend

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

V-Ray Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

V-Ray
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 V-Ray within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Scotland - 7 £350 -
Glasgow - 6 £350 -

V-Ray
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing V-Ray 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 V-Ray.

1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) OpenGL
1 7 (87.50%) Games
1 7 (87.50%) Animation
1 7 (87.50%) RenderMan
1 7 (87.50%) GLSL
1 7 (87.50%) HLSL
1 7 (87.50%) Unreal Engine
2 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Game Development
2 6 (75.00%) R
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
2 6 (75.00%) DirectX
2 6 (75.00%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
3 1 (12.50%) 3ds Max
3 1 (12.50%) Revit
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite

V-Ray
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 (12.50%) 3ds Max
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
1 1 (12.50%) Revit
General
1 7 (87.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) C++ Developer
1 7 (87.50%) C++ Games Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Games Developer
2 1 (12.50%) CAD Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) OpenGL
1 7 (87.50%) Unreal Engine
2 6 (75.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Animation
1 7 (87.50%) RenderMan
2 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (75.00%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Game Development
1 6 (75.00%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) GLSL
1 7 (87.50%) HLSL
2 6 (75.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe