The 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 189 198 217
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Contract jobs citing Animation 9 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £450 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £155.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-80.32% +313.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2046 2102 2798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.07% 36.15% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1478 2063
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 64
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Animation Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) HTML5
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (30.00%) Google
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) Advertising
5 5 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) jQuery
6 4 (20.00%) Flash
7 3 (15.00%) Adobe
7 3 (15.00%) Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) Multimedia
7 3 (15.00%) InDesign
7 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (15.00%) DoubleClick
7 3 (15.00%) User Experience
8 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
8 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
8 2 (10.00%) FreeHand
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (15.00%) InDesign
4 2 (10.00%) FreeHand
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (5.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.00%) Grunt
1 1 (5.00%) Yeoman
1 1 (5.00%) Appium
1 1 (5.00%) gulp
General
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
2 3 (15.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Designer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Producer
4 2 (10.00%) Copywriter
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Designer
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) UX Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Interactive Designer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Animator
5 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
1 10 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Flash
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (5.00%) Core Animation
5 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) LESS
5 1 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (5.00%) SVG
5 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (10.00%) Coaching
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Scrum
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) UX Design
3 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Interactive Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Web Design
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Android Development
3 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.00%) DoubleClick
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Mason Frank
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