Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 850 868
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -33
Contract jobs citing 3D Modelling 22 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.015% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
UK median daily rate £356 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.94% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £198 £225 £266
90th Percentile £392 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £251 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -37.38% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 2
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -13.85% +21.50%
10th Percentile £16.25 £17.60 £28.00
90th Percentile £28.00 £34.40 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -29.46% -20.00% +30.84%

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 84,708 80,985 88,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.85% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,780 53,648 57,331
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,963 2,249 2,692
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.43 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +4.29% +17.13%
10th Percentile £11.45 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.29 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.21% -4.00% +25.00%

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 16 January 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3D Modelling over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for 3D Modelling in the UK

3D Modelling
Top 10 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 16 January 2018. 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 -2 20 £363 -9.38% 39
UK excluding London +12 15 £251 -37.38% 32
North of England +42 9 - - 9
North West +21 9 - - 8
London -35 7 £375 +15.38% 8
Scotland -11 2 £80 -
Midlands - 2 £251 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £251 - 2
South East -23 1 - - 8
South West - 1 £300 - 5

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 16 (72.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 12 (54.55%) Animation
3 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 11 (50.00%) Adobe
4 9 (40.91%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (40.91%) 3ds Max
4 9 (40.91%) Project Planning
4 9 (40.91%) Photography
4 9 (40.91%) Time Management
4 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
4 9 (40.91%) ZBrush
4 9 (40.91%) Texturing
4 9 (40.91%) Wireframes
5 7 (31.82%) C#
6 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 6 (27.27%) Android
7 5 (22.73%) Games
8 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
9 3 (13.64%) SignalR
9 3 (13.64%) Confluence
9 3 (13.64%) JIRA
9 3 (13.64%) JSON
9 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
10 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
10 2 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) CAD
10 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
10 2 (9.09%) Game Development
10 2 (9.09%) WebGL

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (40.91%) 3ds Max
2 9 (40.91%) ZBrush
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (4.55%) InDesign
3 1 (4.55%) PTC Creo
3 1 (4.55%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) 3D Modeller
3 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) 3D Artist
5 1 (4.55%) 3D Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Games Developer
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Games Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) SignalR
3 2 (9.09%) WebGL
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) D3.js
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) JSTL
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Animation
2 9 (40.91%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (40.91%) Photography
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
4 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Project Planning
1 9 (40.91%) Texturing
1 9 (40.91%) Time Management
1 9 (40.91%) Visualisation
1 9 (40.91%) Wireframes
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) CAD
4 2 (9.09%) Game Development
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) PDM
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Adobe