The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the 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 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 521 526 472
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -54
Contract jobs citing Animation 55 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 26
Average daily rate
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£384 £350 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% +36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £280 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £39.90 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 £76.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-47.50% +102.66%
Animation
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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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15045 15213 13035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.68% 31.85% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9293 9502 8032
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 610 673
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in England

Animation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Animation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Animation
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Animation Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Animation
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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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
London +26 38 £408 +12.41% 16
South East -21 7 £248 +17.85% 5
North West -18 4 £450 +125.00% 6
East of England +11 1 £200 - 2
South West - 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
Animation
UK

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 33 (32.67%) HTML
2 31 (30.69%) CSS
2 31 (30.69%) Apple iOS
3 30 (29.70%) iOS Development
4 26 (25.74%) Core Animation
4 26 (25.74%) Objective-C
5 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
6 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (19.80%) OO
8 19 (18.81%) HTML5
9 18 (17.82%) User Experience
10 17 (16.83%) JSON
11 16 (15.84%) jQuery
11 16 (15.84%) Photoshop
11 16 (15.84%) TDD
12 14 (13.86%) Xcode
12 14 (13.86%) Adobe
12 14 (13.86%) Cocoa Touch
13 13 (12.87%) Android
13 13 (12.87%) Cocoa
14 12 (11.88%) Games
14 12 (11.88%) Flash
14 12 (11.88%) OOP
14 12 (11.88%) Windows
15 11 (10.89%) RESTful
15 11 (10.89%) iPhone
15 11 (10.89%) REST
15 11 (10.89%) Mobile Development
16 10 (9.90%) CSS3
16 10 (9.90%) Git (software)

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.94%) CMS
1 6 (5.94%) Node.js
2 5 (4.95%) WordPress
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Photoshop
2 10 (9.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (4.95%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (2.97%) Maya
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.98%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.98%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.99%) Edge Animate
6 1 (0.99%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) HTTP
2 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.97%) Internet
3 2 (1.98%) Wireless
3 2 (1.98%) PBX
3 2 (1.98%) DHCP
3 2 (1.98%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) Intranet
4 1 (0.99%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.99%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) MySQL
1 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.86%) Xcode
2 10 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.92%) Subversion
4 3 (2.97%) Grunt
4 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.98%) Appium
5 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.98%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.98%) Calabash
6 1 (0.99%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.99%) Flex Builder
General
1 12 (11.88%) Games
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 4 (3.96%) Advertising
4 3 (2.97%) Back Office
4 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.98%) Publishing
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Finance
6 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (65.35%) Developer
2 25 (24.75%) iOS Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Designer
4 7 (6.93%) Web Developer
5 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Interactive Designer
7 4 (3.96%) Android Developer
7 4 (3.96%) UI Programmer
7 4 (3.96%) UI Developer
7 4 (3.96%) PHP Developer
7 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Animator
8 3 (2.97%) UI Designer
8 3 (2.97%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (1.98%) Support Engineer
9 2 (1.98%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.67%) HTML
2 31 (30.69%) CSS
3 26 (25.74%) Core Animation
4 19 (18.81%) HTML5
5 17 (16.83%) JSON
6 16 (15.84%) jQuery
7 14 (13.86%) Cocoa Touch
8 13 (12.87%) Cocoa
9 12 (11.88%) Flash
10 11 (10.89%) REST
10 11 (10.89%) RESTful
11 10 (9.90%) CSS3
12 9 (8.91%) XML
13 8 (7.92%) .NET
13 8 (7.92%) XHTML
14 7 (6.93%) Web Services
14 7 (6.93%) Backbone.js
14 7 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.94%) WPF
16 5 (4.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) User Experience
2 11 (10.89%) iPhone
3 10 (9.90%) Social Media
4 9 (8.91%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.91%) GIS
5 7 (6.93%) iPad
5 7 (6.93%) Digital Media
6 6 (5.94%) Video Editing
7 4 (3.96%) Open Source
7 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.97%) E-Learning
8 3 (2.97%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.98%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.98%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.98%) Photography
9 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.98%) Blog
9 2 (1.98%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Apple iOS
2 13 (12.87%) Android
3 12 (11.88%) Windows
4 3 (2.97%) Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.99%) CentOS
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) iOS Development
2 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) OO
4 16 (15.84%) TDD
5 12 (11.88%) OOP
6 11 (10.89%) Mobile Development
7 10 (9.90%) Scrum
8 8 (7.92%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (5.94%) Web Development
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.94%) BDD
10 5 (4.95%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.95%) Memory Management
10 5 (4.95%) Web Design
11 4 (3.96%) OOD
11 4 (3.96%) Pair Programming
11 4 (3.96%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.96%) Software Testing
11 4 (3.96%) Analytics
11 4 (3.96%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.74%) Objective-C
2 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.91%) C#
4 7 (6.93%) PHP
4 7 (6.93%) XAML
5 6 (5.94%) ActionScript
6 5 (4.95%) Python
7 3 (2.97%) C
8 2 (1.98%) C++
8 2 (1.98%) Java
8 2 (1.98%) Ruby
8 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.99%) R
9 1 (0.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Samba
2 1 (0.99%) NFS
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Adobe
2 6 (5.94%) Apple
3 5 (4.95%) Facebook
4 4 (3.96%) Twitter
4 4 (3.96%) Google
5 2 (1.98%) Autodesk
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.99%) Reuters
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