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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 522 487 508
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +21
Contract jobs citing Animation 64 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £206 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £520 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £180
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £30.62 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.51 £28.50 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.72 £36.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+34.54% -26.66%
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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
16131 15568 15145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.51% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10260 9669 9171
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 600 658
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -12 43 £425 -2.85% 14
South East -10 16 £313 +8.69% 5
East of England +3 3 £150 -28.57% 5
South West -11 1 £138 -21.42% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
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Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (37.60%) Apple iOS
2 43 (34.40%) iOS Development
3 39 (31.20%) Core Animation
4 38 (30.40%) Objective-C
5 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (20.80%) HTML
6 26 (20.80%) User Experience
6 26 (20.80%) Cocoa Touch
7 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
7 23 (18.40%) OO
7 23 (18.40%) Games
7 23 (18.40%) JSON
8 20 (16.00%) CSS
9 18 (14.40%) Apple
9 18 (14.40%) Xcode
10 17 (13.60%) Cocoa
10 17 (13.60%) HTML5
11 16 (12.80%) RESTful
11 16 (12.80%) iPhone
12 15 (12.00%) Mobile App
12 15 (12.00%) TDD
13 14 (11.20%) Apple Swift
13 14 (11.20%) CocoaPods
13 14 (11.20%) Android
14 13 (10.40%) BDD
14 13 (10.40%) Maya
14 13 (10.40%) C++
14 13 (10.40%) Photoshop
14 13 (10.40%) Windows
15 12 (9.60%) Adobe After Effects

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (1.60%) WordPress
1 2 (1.60%) Node.js
1 2 (1.60%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Photoshop
1 13 (10.40%) Maya
2 12 (9.60%) Adobe After Effects
3 10 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.40%) 3ds Max
5 2 (1.60%) FreeHand
6 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) HTTP
1 2 (1.60%) UPnP
2 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (14.40%) Xcode
2 14 (11.20%) CocoaPods
3 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.00%) Subversion
5 3 (2.40%) Appium
6 2 (1.60%) gulp
6 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.60%) Grunt
7 1 (0.80%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.80%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.80%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (18.40%) Games
2 7 (5.60%) Advertising
2 7 (5.60%) Marketing
3 4 (3.20%) Publishing
4 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Finance
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.80%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 79 (63.20%) Developer
2 39 (31.20%) iOS Developer
3 16 (12.80%) Designer
4 10 (8.00%) Animator
5 7 (5.60%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (5.60%) C++ Developer
6 5 (4.00%) Graphic Designer
6 5 (4.00%) UI Designer
7 4 (3.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.20%) Android Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Senior iOS Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Programmer
8 3 (2.40%) Flash Developer
9 2 (1.60%) PHP Developer
9 2 (1.60%) Creative Director
9 2 (1.60%) Interactive Designer
9 2 (1.60%) Digital Producer
9 2 (1.60%) iPhone Developer
9 2 (1.60%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.20%) Core Animation
2 26 (20.80%) HTML
2 26 (20.80%) Cocoa Touch
3 23 (18.40%) JSON
4 20 (16.00%) CSS
5 17 (13.60%) Cocoa
5 17 (13.60%) HTML5
6 16 (12.80%) RESTful
7 12 (9.60%) REST
8 11 (8.80%) Flash
9 10 (8.00%) .NET
10 9 (7.20%) CSS3
11 6 (4.80%) WPF
11 6 (4.80%) jQuery
11 6 (4.80%) Unreal Engine
12 5 (4.00%) XML
13 3 (2.40%) Web Services
13 3 (2.40%) Backbone.js
13 3 (2.40%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.40%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.80%) User Experience
2 16 (12.80%) iPhone
3 15 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.80%) iPad
5 10 (8.00%) Graphic Design
6 7 (5.60%) Motion Graphics
7 6 (4.80%) Social Media
7 6 (4.80%) GIS
8 5 (4.00%) Video Editing
8 5 (4.00%) Digital Media
9 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.20%) Blackberry
10 3 (2.40%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.60%) Blog
11 2 (1.60%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.60%) Physics
11 2 (1.60%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.80%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.60%) Apple iOS
2 14 (11.20%) Android
3 13 (10.40%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.40%) Linux
5 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.60%) UNIX
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.40%) iOS Development
2 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.40%) OO
4 15 (12.00%) TDD
5 13 (10.40%) BDD
6 12 (9.60%) Mobile Development
7 11 (8.80%) Pair Programming
8 10 (8.00%) Scrum
8 10 (8.00%) OOD
9 9 (7.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (6.40%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.80%) Game Development
12 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.80%) Concurrent Programming
13 5 (4.00%) Memory Management
13 5 (4.00%) OOP
14 4 (3.20%) Open Source
14 4 (3.20%) 3D Modelling
14 4 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.40%) Objective-C
2 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.20%) Apple Swift
4 13 (10.40%) C++
5 11 (8.80%) C#
6 9 (7.20%) C
7 8 (6.40%) XAML
8 6 (4.80%) Python
9 2 (1.60%) Ruby
9 2 (1.60%) Java
9 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.80%) VB
10 1 (0.80%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.80%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (14.40%) Apple
2 9 (7.20%) Google
3 5 (4.00%) Adobe
4 3 (2.40%) DoubleClick
4 3 (2.40%) Facebook
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.80%) Reuters
5 1 (0.80%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
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ABRS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago