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 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
Apple Core Animation
Rank 548 531 509
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -22
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.071% 0.067% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£460 £388 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.70% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £343 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £433 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 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 7 £460 +8.23% 4
South East - - - - 1
Core Animation
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Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 14 (93.33%) iOS Development
2 14 (93.33%) Animation
3 12 (80.00%) Objective-C
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Cocoa
6 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) OOP
6 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 4 (26.67%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (26.67%) UIKit
7 4 (26.67%) User Experience
7 4 (26.67%) Xcode
8 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Apple
8 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (20.00%) Android
8 3 (20.00%) iPhone
8 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (20.00%) RESTful
9 2 (13.33%) iPad
9 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
9 2 (13.33%) QA
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (13.33%) Calabash
9 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK

Core 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 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 (6.67%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Xcode
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Calabash
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Appium
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Cocoa
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (26.67%) UIKit
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
5 2 (13.33%) REST
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) XHTML
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
6 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Animation
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) iPhone
4 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) Video on Demand
4 2 (13.33%) Streaming Video
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.67%) Online Gambling
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) iOS Development
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Memory Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) DRM
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
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