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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3D Modelling
UK
Rank 575 634 617
Rank change year-on-year +59 -17  
Contract jobs citing 3D Modelling 8 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.014% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £225 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £224 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £240 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £225 £325
% change year-on-year -33.33% -30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37338 44118 43065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24672 28919 26679
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

3D Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing 3D Modelling as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3D Modelling.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3D Modelling in the UK

3D Modelling
Top 11 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 8 £225 - 16
South East +14 3 £400 - 2
London - 3 £300 - 2
Swindon - 2 £131 -
Wiltshire - 2 £131 -
South West - 2 £131 - 2
Oxfordshire -9 1 £400 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -

3D Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (46.15%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) 3ds Max
3 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (30.77%) Games
3 4 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
4 3 (23.08%) Advertising
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (15.38%) Animation
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) FMCG
5 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
5 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) ZBrush
5 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (7.69%) 3D Animation
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Effects
6 1 (7.69%) MotionBuilder
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC

3D Modelling
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) 3ds Max
2 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
3 2 (15.38%) ZBrush
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (7.69%) CATIA
4 1 (7.69%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (7.69%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) 3D Artist
1 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
1 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Application Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Games Artist
2 2 (15.38%) Image Processing Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) CATIA Designer
3 1 (7.69%) GIS Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Artist
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Motion Graphics Artist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (15.38%) Animation
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
1 2 (15.38%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Image Processing
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) 3D Animation
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) PDM
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe