The table below looks at the statistics for Core Animation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Core Animation over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Core Animation
Rank 574 582 572
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 22 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.023% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.086% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Average daily rate £450 £434 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +23.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £550 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Core Animation
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Core Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Core Animation across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Core Animation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Core Animation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Core Animation Daily Rate Trend in England

Core Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Core Animation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Core 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 Core Animation within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
South East - 13 £450 -
Yorkshire - 6 £435 -
London +1 3 £475 +9.51%
Core Animation
UK

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Core 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 Core Animation.

1 44 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 44 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 43 (97.73%) Animation
3 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (59.09%) Objective-C
4 26 (59.09%) Apple
5 24 (54.55%) Cocoa
5 24 (54.55%) Cocoa Touch
6 23 (52.27%) TDD
7 16 (36.36%) OO
8 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
9 14 (31.82%) RESTful
10 13 (29.55%) Multithreading
10 13 (29.55%) JSON
10 13 (29.55%) Automated Testing
10 13 (29.55%) User Experience
11 12 (27.27%) Apple Swift
11 12 (27.27%) BDD
12 11 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (25.00%) iPhone
12 11 (25.00%) iPad
12 11 (25.00%) XML
13 10 (22.73%) HTTP
13 10 (22.73%) Memory Management
13 10 (22.73%) Cryptography
13 10 (22.73%) Code Optimisation
13 10 (22.73%) Data Structures
13 10 (22.73%) Algorithms
14 9 (20.45%) Mobile Development

Core Animation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Core 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 Core Animation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.18%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Xcode
2 5 (11.36%) CocoaPods
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) Appium
3 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 34 (77.27%) iOS Developer
3 8 (18.18%) UX Developer
4 7 (15.91%) iOS Programmer
4 7 (15.91%) Programmer
5 6 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.27%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) Cocoa
1 24 (54.55%) Cocoa Touch
2 14 (31.82%) RESTful
3 13 (29.55%) JSON
4 11 (25.00%) XML
5 9 (20.45%) CSS
5 9 (20.45%) HTML
5 9 (20.45%) OpenGL
6 8 (18.18%) HTML5
6 8 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
6 8 (18.18%) OpenGL ES
6 8 (18.18%) SVG
7 7 (15.91%) CSS3
7 7 (15.91%) jQuery
8 6 (13.64%) UIKit
9 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.09%) REST
10 4 (9.09%) Web Services
11 3 (6.82%) POSIX
11 3 (6.82%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 43 (97.73%) Animation
2 13 (29.55%) User Experience
3 11 (25.00%) iPad
3 11 (25.00%) iPhone
3 11 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 10 (22.73%) Algorithms
4 10 (22.73%) Cryptography
4 10 (22.73%) Data Structures
5 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (20.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 36 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) TDD
4 16 (36.36%) OO
5 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) Automated Testing
6 13 (29.55%) Multithreading
7 12 (27.27%) BDD
8 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.73%) Code Optimisation
9 10 (22.73%) Memory Management
10 9 (20.45%) Android Development
10 9 (20.45%) Mobile Development
11 7 (15.91%) Rapid Prototyping
12 6 (13.64%) Front End Development
12 6 (13.64%) MVC
12 6 (13.64%) Scrum
13 5 (11.36%) OOP
14 4 (9.09%) Open Source
15 3 (6.82%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Objective-C
2 12 (27.27%) Apple Swift
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.09%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Apple
2 5 (11.36%) ION Trading