Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Houdini skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Houdini over the 6 months to 20 November 2019 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.

SideFX Houdini
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 550 642 -
Rank change year-on-year +92 - +623
Contract jobs citing Houdini 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.004% -
As % of the Applications category 0.072% 0.054% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
London median daily rate £300 £235 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.66% - -
England median daily rate £300 £230 £325
% change year-on-year +30.43% -29.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Houdini 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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,772 3,684 3,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.74% 7.94% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,882 2,465 2,740
London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £160 £155 £156
90th Percentile £588 £600 £610
England median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 164 135
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% -6.10% +21.82%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.38 £46.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -6.06%

Houdini
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Houdini as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Houdini in London

Houdini
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Houdini in London

Houdini
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Houdini within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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
Central London - 1 - -
Houdini
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Houdini also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Houdini.

1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Maya
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Effects
2 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Flame
2 1 (50.00%) NUKE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Houdini
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 1 (50.00%) Autodesk Flame
1 1 (50.00%) Maya
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) VMware