The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 122 127 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Animation 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.037% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+27.08% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £39.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.93% +45.09%
Animation
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
725 775 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 29.00% 27.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 431 455
Average daily rate £400 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 74 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £41.90 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Animation
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 2 £275 +37.50%
Animation
England

Animation
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) UX Design
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Quark
3 1 (25.00%) QuarkXPress

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (25.00%) InDesign
3 1 (25.00%) QuarkXPress
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 2 (50.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 2 (50.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) UX Design
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Quark