Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 3ds Max skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3ds Max over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Autodesk 3ds Max (formerly 3D Studio MAX)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 853 855
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 -25
Contract jobs citing 3ds Max 12 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 9
England median daily rate £150 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.85% +30.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £125 £263 £193
90th Percentile £175 £404 £299
UK median daily rate £150 £325 £250
% change year-on-year -53.85% +30.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
England median hourly rate £19.50 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +35.00% -
10th Percentile £16.25 £27.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £27.00 £25.00
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £31.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -38.10% +57.50% -

3ds Max is in the Software Applications 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8428 9055 10676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.88% 9.25% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5171 5319 6281
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £148 £150 £154
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 696 883 1023
England median hourly rate £15.60 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.48% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.29 £9.76
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.50 £36.40
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.08 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.74% +3.33%

3ds Max
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 3ds Max as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 3ds Max in England

3ds Max
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3ds Max in England

3ds Max
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3ds Max in England

3ds Max
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 3ds Max 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
North of England +79 9 - -
North West +20 9 - -
London -37 3 £150 -50.00%
3ds Max
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for 3ds Max.

1 11 (91.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (83.33%) Adobe
2 10 (83.33%) Animation
2 10 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 10 (83.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (75.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (75.00%) ZBrush
3 9 (75.00%) Texturing
3 9 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 9 (75.00%) Photography
3 9 (75.00%) Time Management
3 9 (75.00%) 3D Modelling
3 9 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Maya
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite

3ds Max
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 11 (91.67%) Photoshop
2 9 (75.00%) ZBrush
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (8.33%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (8.33%) Maya
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 3D Modeller
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Artist
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Designer
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Max Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Animation
2 9 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (75.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 9 (75.00%) 3D Modelling
2 9 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 9 (75.00%) Texturing
2 9 (75.00%) Time Management
2 9 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Adobe