Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Graphics over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3D Graphics
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 843 858
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 -29
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 30 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.093% 0.071% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 0
England median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £435
% change year-on-year -6.67% -13.79% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 8
England median hourly rate £20.00 £35.69 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.95% -4.84% +8.70%
10th Percentile £17.15 £34.65 £19.20
90th Percentile £47.50 £36.72 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £35.69 £37.50
% change year-on-year -43.95% -4.84% +8.70%

3D Graphics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32167 32555 33839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.90% 33.24% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21581 21478 21895
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1118 1336
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.63
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.82% +6.82% +8.33%

3D Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 3D Graphics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 3D Graphics in England

3D Graphics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3D Graphics in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3D Graphics in England

3D Graphics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3D Graphics in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3D Graphics in England

3D Graphics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3D Graphics in England

3D Graphics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3D Graphics in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for 3D Graphics in England

3D Graphics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 12 £363 +45.00% 3
North of England +73 10 - - 3
North West +14 10 - -
London -38 6 £350 -6.67% 2
South West - 2 £200 - 5
3D Graphics
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 14 (46.67%) OpenGL
1 14 (46.67%) Animation
2 13 (43.33%) C++
3 12 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 12 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 11 (36.67%) C
5 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 10 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
5 10 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 10 (33.33%) Texturing
6 9 (30.00%) Wireframes
6 9 (30.00%) ZBrush
6 9 (30.00%) Adobe
6 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (30.00%) Photography
6 9 (30.00%) Time Management
6 9 (30.00%) 3ds Max
7 8 (26.67%) C#
7 8 (26.67%) Electronics
8 7 (23.33%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Games
9 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Android
11 4 (13.33%) UML
11 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
11 4 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
11 4 (13.33%) GLSL
12 3 (10.00%) Direct3D
12 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development

3D Graphics
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 9 (30.00%) 3ds Max
2 9 (30.00%) ZBrush
3 2 (6.67%) Autodesk Inventor
3 2 (6.67%) MicroStation
3 2 (6.67%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (3.33%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.33%) Heroku
2 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) CircleCI
2 1 (3.33%) CocoaPods
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 8 (26.67%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) 3D Modeller
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) 3D Artist
4 3 (10.00%) Android Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3D Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) 3D Animator
6 1 (3.33%) 3D Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Animator
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) OpenGL
2 10 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
4 3 (10.00%) Direct3D
4 3 (10.00%) Mason
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) DirectCompute
5 2 (6.67%) DirectX
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) OpenCL
5 2 (6.67%) Renderscript
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.33%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) D3.js
6 1 (3.33%) React Native
6 1 (3.33%) Sass
6 1 (3.33%) SVG
6 1 (3.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Animation
2 9 (30.00%) Photography
3 3 (10.00%) CUDA
4 2 (6.67%) GPGPU
5 1 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 12 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 10 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
2 10 (33.33%) Texturing
3 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (30.00%) Time Management
3 9 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 4 (13.33%) UML
6 3 (10.00%) Android Development
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.00%) Visual Effects
7 2 (6.67%) 3D Animation
7 2 (6.67%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C++
2 11 (36.67%) C
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) GLSL
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) Autodesk
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Samsung