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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 521 524 480
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -44
Contract jobs citing Animation 43 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.048% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 23
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +38.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £350 £238
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +47.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.98% -5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -24.66%
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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
14483 14382 12725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.41% 31.44% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9042 8892 7779
Average daily rate £425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 589 719
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +3 28 £400 +10.34% 14
South East -28 8 £225 -19.64% 4
North West - 3 £450 - 4
South West -20 1 - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Animation
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Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (36.17%) HTML
2 32 (34.04%) CSS
3 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.28%) Apple iOS
5 19 (20.21%) HTML5
5 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (19.15%) Adobe
6 18 (19.15%) jQuery
6 18 (19.15%) iOS Development
7 17 (18.09%) User Experience
7 17 (18.09%) Core Animation
7 17 (18.09%) Photoshop
7 17 (18.09%) OO
7 17 (18.09%) Objective-C
8 14 (14.89%) OOP
9 13 (13.83%) Flash
9 13 (13.83%) JSON
10 12 (12.77%) TDD
11 11 (11.70%) Windows
12 10 (10.64%) XML
12 10 (10.64%) GIS
12 10 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
12 10 (10.64%) Android
12 10 (10.64%) REST
13 9 (9.57%) CSS3
13 9 (9.57%) Social Media
13 9 (9.57%) Games
13 9 (9.57%) Web Services
13 9 (9.57%) XHTML
13 9 (9.57%) .NET

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (7.45%) CMS
2 6 (6.38%) Node.js
3 4 (4.26%) WordPress
4 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.06%) TYPO3
4 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.06%) Drupal
4 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Photoshop
2 10 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (5.32%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe Captivate
5 3 (3.19%) Fireworks
6 2 (2.13%) Maya
6 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.13%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (2.13%) Edge Animate
7 1 (1.06%) MODO
7 1 (1.06%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 4 (4.26%) Intranet
2 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.19%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) HTTP
4 2 (2.13%) Wireless
4 2 (2.13%) PBX
4 2 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Xcode
2 5 (5.32%) Subversion
2 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.19%) Grunt
5 2 (2.13%) Appium
5 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.13%) Calabash
6 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.06%) Mocha
6 1 (1.06%) Flex Builder
6 1 (1.06%) Yeoman
6 1 (1.06%) Bower
General
1 9 (9.57%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Back Office
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (64.89%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) iOS Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Designer
4 10 (10.64%) Web Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Android Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Animator
7 4 (4.26%) UI Designer
7 4 (4.26%) Interactive Designer
7 4 (4.26%) UI Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (4.26%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.26%) UI Programmer
8 3 (3.19%) Web Designer
8 3 (3.19%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.19%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Telecoms Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.17%) HTML
2 32 (34.04%) CSS
3 19 (20.21%) HTML5
4 18 (19.15%) jQuery
5 17 (18.09%) Core Animation
6 13 (13.83%) JSON
6 13 (13.83%) Flash
7 10 (10.64%) XML
7 10 (10.64%) REST
8 9 (9.57%) CSS3
8 9 (9.57%) XHTML
8 9 (9.57%) Web Services
8 9 (9.57%) .NET
9 8 (8.51%) Cocoa
9 8 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (7.45%) RESTful
11 6 (6.38%) WPF
11 6 (6.38%) LAMP
11 6 (6.38%) Backbone.js
12 5 (5.32%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) User Experience
2 10 (10.64%) GIS
3 9 (9.57%) Social Media
4 6 (6.38%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.32%) iPhone
5 5 (5.32%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (5.32%) E-Learning
5 5 (5.32%) Video Editing
6 3 (3.19%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.13%) Streaming Media
7 2 (2.13%) Open Source
7 2 (2.13%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.13%) iPad
7 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.06%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Apple iOS
2 11 (11.70%) Windows
3 10 (10.64%) Android
4 3 (3.19%) Linux
4 3 (3.19%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.15%) iOS Development
3 17 (18.09%) OO
4 14 (14.89%) OOP
5 12 (12.77%) TDD
6 7 (7.45%) Scrum
6 7 (7.45%) Web Development
6 7 (7.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (5.32%) 3D Animation
8 4 (4.26%) Android Development
8 4 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.26%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.26%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Web Design
9 3 (3.19%) Workflow
9 3 (3.19%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.19%) Memory Management
10 2 (2.13%) BDD
10 2 (2.13%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (2.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.09%) Objective-C
3 8 (8.51%) PHP
3 8 (8.51%) C#
4 7 (7.45%) ActionScript
4 7 (7.45%) XAML
5 5 (5.32%) Python
6 3 (3.19%) C
6 3 (3.19%) C++
7 2 (2.13%) Java
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.06%) R
8 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Samba
2 1 (1.06%) NFS
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Adobe
2 5 (5.32%) Facebook
3 4 (4.26%) Twitter
4 3 (3.19%) Apple
5 2 (2.13%) Autodesk
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.06%) Perforce
6 1 (1.06%) Google
6 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
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