The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 403 430 427
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3  
Contract jobs citing 3D Graphics 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.013% 0.024% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £255 £200
% change year-on-year +17.64% +27.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

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

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7520 8453 8362
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 37.17% 36.69% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5378 6095 5748
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 107 134
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +25.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

3D Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing 3D Graphics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for 3D Graphics in London

3D Graphics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3D Graphics in London

3D Graphics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3D Graphics in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 London region with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) 3ds Max
1 4 (57.14%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (42.86%) V-Ray
2 3 (42.86%) Autodesk
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Animation
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (14.29%) 3D Animation
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) MotionBuilder
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Effects
4 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 1 (14.29%) DirectX
4 1 (14.29%) MVC

3D Graphics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (57.14%) 3ds Max
2 1 (14.29%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Artist
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Creative Technologist
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Artist
3 1 (14.29%) Interactive Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Motion Graphics Artist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (42.86%) V-Ray
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) DirectX
3 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Animation
1 2 (28.57%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Animation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Autodesk