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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 522 512 492
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing Animation 35 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.061% 0.057%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +44.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £269 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.52%
Animation
UK

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
14152 13841 12436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.47% 31.47% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9029 8668 7539
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 554 752
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £11.91 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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 +1 18 £400 +3.22% 17
South East -4 8 £225 -40.00% 1
North West -11 3 £288 - 3
South West -15 2 £170 -43.33% 1
East of England - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Animation
UK

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (47.62%) HTML
2 48 (45.71%) CSS
3 40 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 32 (30.48%) HTML5
5 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (26.67%) Adobe
7 26 (24.76%) User Experience
8 25 (23.81%) Photoshop
9 23 (21.90%) OOP
10 20 (19.05%) Apple iOS
10 20 (19.05%) jQuery
10 20 (19.05%) OO
11 18 (17.14%) CSS3
12 17 (16.19%) Flash
12 17 (16.19%) TDD
13 16 (15.24%) iOS Development
14 14 (13.33%) Core Animation
14 14 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
15 13 (12.38%) Scrum
15 13 (12.38%) Objective-C
15 13 (12.38%) XHTML
16 12 (11.43%) AngularJS
17 11 (10.48%) Backbone.js
18 10 (9.52%) XML
18 10 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
18 10 (9.52%) Digital Media
18 10 (9.52%) Android
19 9 (8.57%) 3D Animation
19 9 (8.57%) Web Services
19 9 (8.57%) MVC

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (7.62%) Node.js
2 6 (5.71%) CMS
3 4 (3.81%) WordPress
4 2 (1.90%) Apache
4 2 (1.90%) IIS
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.95%) TYPO3
5 1 (0.95%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.95%) Drupal
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (23.81%) Photoshop
2 14 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (6.67%) Fireworks
3 7 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (3.81%) Maya
4 4 (3.81%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (1.90%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.90%) Edge Animate
6 1 (0.95%) GIMP
6 1 (0.95%) MODO
6 1 (0.95%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) Internet
2 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.81%) DNS
3 4 (3.81%) HTTP
3 4 (3.81%) Intranet
4 2 (1.90%) Wireless
4 2 (1.90%) PBX
4 2 (1.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) MySQL
2 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Grunt
2 6 (5.71%) Xcode
2 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.86%) Mocha
5 3 (2.86%) Flex Builder
5 3 (2.86%) Yeoman
5 3 (2.86%) Bower
5 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) Calabash
7 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.95%) Appium
General
1 8 (7.62%) Games
2 7 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (3.81%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 3 (2.86%) Advertising
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (60.95%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Designer
3 16 (15.24%) iOS Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Web Developer
5 8 (7.62%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.62%) UI Designer
6 6 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Animator
7 5 (4.76%) Android Developer
8 4 (3.81%) PHP Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (3.81%) UI Programmer
8 4 (3.81%) UI Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Interactive Designer
9 3 (2.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Web Designer
9 3 (2.86%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.62%) HTML
2 48 (45.71%) CSS
3 32 (30.48%) HTML5
4 20 (19.05%) jQuery
5 18 (17.14%) CSS3
6 17 (16.19%) Flash
7 14 (13.33%) Core Animation
8 13 (12.38%) XHTML
9 12 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 11 (10.48%) Backbone.js
11 10 (9.52%) XML
12 9 (8.57%) Web Services
13 8 (7.62%) Cocoa
13 8 (7.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (6.67%) Apache Flex
15 6 (5.71%) LAMP
15 6 (5.71%) RESTful
16 5 (4.76%) JSON
16 5 (4.76%) Cocoa Touch
16 5 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) User Experience
2 10 (9.52%) Digital Media
3 7 (6.67%) Social Media
4 6 (5.71%) E-Learning
5 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.76%) Video Editing
5 5 (4.76%) iPhone
5 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (4.76%) Streaming Video
6 4 (3.81%) GIS
6 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.81%) iPad
7 3 (2.86%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.86%) RIA
7 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.90%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.90%) W3C
8 2 (1.90%) Open Source
9 1 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 10 (9.52%) Android
3 5 (4.76%) Windows
4 3 (2.86%) Linux
5 2 (1.90%) UNIX
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.62%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.90%) OOP
3 20 (19.05%) OO
4 17 (16.19%) TDD
5 16 (15.24%) iOS Development
6 13 (12.38%) Scrum
7 10 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (8.57%) 3D Animation
8 9 (8.57%) MVC
8 9 (8.57%) Web Development
9 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.71%) Web Design
11 5 (4.76%) Software Testing
12 4 (3.81%) Workflow
12 4 (3.81%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.81%) Android Development
12 4 (3.81%) Multithreading
13 3 (2.86%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 13 (12.38%) Objective-C
3 8 (7.62%) PHP
3 8 (7.62%) ActionScript
4 7 (6.67%) Java
5 6 (5.71%) C++
6 5 (4.76%) C#
6 5 (4.76%) Python
7 4 (3.81%) Scala
8 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) R
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.95%) XAML
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) NFS
2 1 (0.95%) Samba
Vendors
1 28 (26.67%) Adobe
2 8 (7.62%) Facebook
3 4 (3.81%) Twitter
4 3 (2.86%) Autodesk
4 3 (2.86%) Apple
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.95%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.95%) Perforce
6 1 (0.95%) Google
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