The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 191 217 221
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Contract jobs citing Animation 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.070% 0.057% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £194 £275
% change year-on-year
+54.63% -29.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1741 2311 2417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.49% 32.66% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1707 1862
Average daily rate £486 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 57 48
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.25 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
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Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Core Animation
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Flash
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) SVG
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (10.00%) Xcode

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Xcode
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyper
3 1 (10.00%) Facebook Developer
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Core Animation
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Flash
4 2 (20.00%) SVG
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
5 1 (10.00%) XHTML
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (10.00%) WinRT
5 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Animation
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) PHP5
4 1 (10.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook
2 1 (10.00%) Macromedia