Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for V-Ray skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited V-Ray over the 6 months to 19 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.

Chaos Group V-Ray
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 888 904
Rank change year-on-year +31 +16 -32
Contract jobs citing V-Ray 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
UK median daily rate £151 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.00% +75.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £350 £200
% change year-on-year -57.00% +75.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

V-Ray is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 31674 31512 31576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.09% 29.44% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 21957 22072 21378
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £310 £295 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 379 506
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £16.00 £13.00 £15.02
90th Percentile £53.53 £50.00 £53.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.38%

V-Ray
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing V-Ray as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for V-Ray in the UK

V-Ray
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Ray in the UK

V-Ray
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Ray in the UK

V-Ray
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Ray within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 - 2 £151 -
UK excluding London +47 1 £151 -57.00%
North of England - 1 £151 -
London - 1 - -
North West - 1 £151 -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing V-Ray 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 V-Ray.

1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ZBrush
1 1 (50.00%) Texturing
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Effects
1 1 (50.00%) NUKE

V-Ray
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 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) NUKE
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) ZBrush
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Texturing
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Effects