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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Core Animation
Rank 583 544 529
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -15
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 6 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.044% 0.11% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 5
Average daily rate
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£470 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Core Animation
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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
13643 13237 12969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.05% 28.03% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9476 8669 8249
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 272 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.60 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 19 December 2014. 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 +17 6 £470 +8.98% 3
South East - - - - 4
Core Animation
UK

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 12 (92.31%) Animation
3 10 (76.92%) Objective-C
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Cocoa
6 4 (30.77%) Xcode
6 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) UIKit
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) iPhone
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) OOP
8 2 (15.38%) Apple
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (15.38%) Games
8 2 (15.38%) Android
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (15.38%) TDD
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) iPad
8 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) User Stories
8 2 (15.38%) Calabash

Core Animation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Xcode
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) Calabash
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) iOS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Cocoa
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) UIKit
3 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
5 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Animation
2 3 (23.08%) iPhone
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) iPad
4 1 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (7.69%) Video on Demand
4 1 (7.69%) Online Gambling
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe