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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 201 218 197
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs citing Animation 4 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.066% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.37% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 14
Average daily rate
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- £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £375 £200
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.18%
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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
2086 2701 2635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.59% 37.96% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 2047 1963
Average daily rate £470 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £644
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.69 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.53 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -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
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 30 October 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 3 (42.86%) Fireworks
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) W3C
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Core Animation
2 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MODO
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Fireworks
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) MODO
2 1 (14.29%) GIMP
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Facebook Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Learning Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Core Animation
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (14.29%) PyQt
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) W3C
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Video on Demand
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Podcast
2 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
1 2 (28.57%) Memory Management
1 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe