The table below looks at the statistics for Core Animation skills 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 Core Animation over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Core Animation
Rank 204 209 199
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.028% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.095% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £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 - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1728 2116 1856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.68% 29.77% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1362 1623 1441
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Core Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Core Animation across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Core Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Core 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 Core Animation across the City of London region.

Core Animation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Core 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 Core Animation.

1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Core 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 Core Animation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple