Period
to 26 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for 3D Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Modelling over the 6 months to 26 September 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.

3D Modelling
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 880 864
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16 -28
Contract jobs citing 3D Modelling 16 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.013% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 11
UK median daily rate £175 £210 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -44.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £153 £203 £275
90th Percentile £338 £295 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £250 £400
% change year-on-year -39.80% -37.50% +90.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
UK median hourly rate £19.82 £35.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.37% +70.73% -25.45%
10th Percentile £17.60 £18.50 £18.10
90th Percentile £23.90 £37.20 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -22.55% +24.39% -25.45%

3D Modelling is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 83587 89387 92049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.40% 83.73% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55234 59187 59583
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2023 2274 2601
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.08% +6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.38 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.46 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year - +9.51% +8.71%

3D Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 3D Modelling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 3D Modelling in the UK

3D Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3D Modelling in the UK

3D Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3D Modelling over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3D Modelling in the UK

3D Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3D Modelling in the UK

3D Modelling
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Modelling within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 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
England +23 16 £175 -16.67% 6
UK excluding London +60 10 £151 -39.80% 3
North of England +75 7 £151 -39.80%
North West +33 7 £151 -39.80%
London 0 6 £263 +25.00% 3
South East +18 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 3D Modelling 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 3D Modelling.

1 8 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 8 (50.00%) Texturing
2 7 (43.75%) ZBrush
2 7 (43.75%) 3D Graphics
2 7 (43.75%) Animation
2 7 (43.75%) Photoshop
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe
3 6 (37.50%) 3ds Max
3 6 (37.50%) Photography
3 6 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 6 (37.50%) Time Management
3 6 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) CAD
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel

3D Modelling
Co-occurring 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 7 (43.75%) Photoshop
1 7 (43.75%) ZBrush
2 6 (37.50%) 3ds Max
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (6.25%) CATIA
4 1 (6.25%) Maya
4 1 (6.25%) Solid Edge
4 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3D Modeller
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Artist
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Unity 3D Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) CAD Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) CGI
3 1 (6.25%) OpenCV
3 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
3 1 (6.25%) V-Ray
3 1 (6.25%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) 3D Graphics
1 7 (43.75%) Animation
2 6 (37.50%) Photography
3 1 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Texturing
2 6 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 6 (37.50%) Time Management
2 6 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 2 (12.50%) Android Development
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) CAD
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Animation
4 1 (6.25%) CAE
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Vision
4 1 (6.25%) Interactive Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe