The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 66 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Animation 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.23% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £155.00 £35.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+336.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £155.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+313.33% +108.33%
Animation
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
193 193 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.63% 25.23% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 93 85
Average daily rate £325 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £468 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 44
Average hourly rate £25.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.16% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.95 £11.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Animation across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Animation across the Cambridgeshire region.

Animation Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Animation across the Cambridgeshire region.

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Animation
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Animation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Animation.

1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Maya
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) Game Development
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) InDesign
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Animation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Animation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maya
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) InDesign
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Animator
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe