The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 368 390 389
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Contract jobs citing Animation 40 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £274 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £194 £275
% change year-on-year
+54.63% -29.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £106.25 £42.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +214.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6994 7872 8184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 33.04% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4715 5461 5551
Average daily rate £450 £475 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 170 193
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Animation
England

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Animation across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in London

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in London

Animation
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation across the London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Animation Daily Rate Histogram in London

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in London

Animation
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation across the London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Animation Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Animation
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the London region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
City of London +26 4 £450 +50.00%
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (43.94%) HTML
2 26 (39.39%) OO
3 25 (37.88%) CSS
3 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.88%) HTML5
4 24 (36.36%) Flash
5 23 (34.85%) CSS3
6 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (25.76%) OOP
7 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
8 16 (24.24%) Adobe
8 16 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 14 (21.21%) Mobile App
10 13 (19.70%) Backbone.js
10 13 (19.70%) Android
11 12 (18.18%) Photoshop
12 11 (16.67%) Web Services
12 11 (16.67%) C
12 11 (16.67%) RESTful
12 11 (16.67%) jQuery
12 11 (16.67%) Objective-C
12 11 (16.67%) Web Application Development
12 11 (16.67%) iOS Development
12 11 (16.67%) Core Animation
13 10 (15.15%) Java
13 10 (15.15%) HTTP
13 10 (15.15%) C++
14 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
14 9 (13.64%) Client/Server
14 9 (13.64%) Scrum

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (18.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.03%) Maya
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.52%) ZBrush
4 1 (1.52%) Mudbox
4 1 (1.52%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) HTTP
2 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.61%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.52%) FTP
5 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.52%) Wireless
5 1 (1.52%) RTSP
5 1 (1.52%) NFC
5 1 (1.52%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) MS Access
2 2 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Flex Builder
1 6 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 6 (9.09%) Grunt
1 6 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (7.58%) Xcode
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.52%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.52%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 6 (9.09%) Back Office
2 5 (7.58%) Games
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 11 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Android Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Designer
5 4 (6.06%) UI Programmer
5 4 (6.06%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Games Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Designer
8 1 (1.52%) Facebook Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Prototyper
8 1 (1.52%) Content Manager
8 1 (1.52%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Games Programmer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) HTML
2 25 (37.88%) CSS
2 25 (37.88%) HTML5
3 24 (36.36%) Flash
4 23 (34.85%) CSS3
5 13 (19.70%) Backbone.js
6 11 (16.67%) jQuery
6 11 (16.67%) RESTful
6 11 (16.67%) Core Animation
6 11 (16.67%) Web Services
7 8 (12.12%) XHTML
7 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.61%) JSON
8 7 (10.61%) XML
9 6 (9.09%) Apache Flex
9 6 (9.09%) Android SDK
10 3 (4.55%) DOM
10 3 (4.55%) .NET
11 2 (3.03%) SVG
11 2 (3.03%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Mobile App
2 9 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 9 (13.64%) Streaming Media
3 8 (12.12%) Streaming Video
4 6 (9.09%) Photography
4 6 (9.09%) RIA
4 6 (9.09%) Open Source
5 4 (6.06%) iPhone
5 4 (6.06%) iPad
6 3 (4.55%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.55%) W3C
7 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile Games
7 2 (3.03%) Copywriting
7 2 (3.03%) Social Gaming
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.03%) Xbox
7 2 (3.03%) Social Media
8 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Apple iOS
2 13 (19.70%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) OO
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) OOP
4 11 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 11 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 9 (13.64%) Scrum
6 8 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (12.12%) 3D Animation
7 7 (10.61%) Android Development
7 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.61%) TDD
7 7 (10.61%) MVC
8 3 (4.55%) SEO
8 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.03%) Web Analytics
9 2 (3.03%) Web Development
9 2 (3.03%) Analytics
9 2 (3.03%) Information Architecture
9 2 (3.03%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) JavaScript
2 11 (16.67%) C
2 11 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 10 (15.15%) C++
3 10 (15.15%) Java
4 4 (6.06%) PHP
4 4 (6.06%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.03%) VBA
5 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.03%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (3.03%) XAML
6 1 (1.52%) GLSL
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) PHP5
6 1 (1.52%) PHP4
6 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Section 508
2 1 (1.52%) WAI
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Adobe
2 2 (3.03%) Macromedia
2 2 (3.03%) Apple
2 2 (3.03%) Twitter
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) Omniture
3 1 (1.52%) Zend
3 1 (1.52%) Sencha
3 1 (1.52%) Facebook
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £180 - £220 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 230-300 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago