The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 401 376 398
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Contract jobs citing Animation 42 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.72% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 32
Median daily rate £400 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.50 £155.00
% change year-on-year
- -80.32%
Animation
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8226 8738 9231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.04% 37.35% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5782 6031 6304
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 162 212
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.65% +3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Animation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 2 £325 -4.41% 1
Hounslow - 1 £350 -
Uxbridge - 1 £350 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Animation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Animation.

1 39 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) User Experience
3 32 (38.10%) Apple iOS
4 29 (34.52%) HTML
5 26 (30.95%) iOS Development
6 25 (29.76%) Objective-C
7 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
7 23 (27.38%) CSS
8 22 (26.19%) Core Animation
9 21 (25.00%) Core Data
10 19 (22.62%) Cocoa
11 18 (21.43%) Marketing
12 17 (20.24%) TDD
13 16 (19.05%) Photoshop
13 16 (19.05%) HTML5
13 16 (19.05%) Mobile Development
13 16 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (19.05%) Cocoa Touch
14 13 (15.48%) Adobe
14 13 (15.48%) Web Design
15 12 (14.29%) Sass
15 12 (14.29%) BDD
16 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
16 11 (13.10%) Apple Swift
16 11 (13.10%) Front End Development
16 11 (13.10%) Adobe Illustrator
16 11 (13.10%) Android
17 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
18 9 (10.71%) Finance

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.76%) WordPress
3 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Photoshop
2 11 (13.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (4.76%) GIMP
6 3 (3.57%) 3ds Max
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (2.38%) InDesign
7 2 (2.38%) Maya
7 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (2.38%) MS Office
8 1 (1.19%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (1.19%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) CocoaPods
3 4 (4.76%) Xcode
4 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 18 (21.43%) Marketing
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Advertising
3 6 (7.14%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.38%) Publishing
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Developer
2 26 (30.95%) iOS Developer
3 24 (28.57%) Designer
4 11 (13.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (10.71%) UX Designer
6 5 (5.95%) JavaScript Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Designer
6 5 (5.95%) UX Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Visual Designer
7 4 (4.76%) Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Animator
7 4 (4.76%) Web Designer
8 3 (3.57%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Games Designer
8 3 (3.57%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Objective-C Developer
8 3 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Visual Designer
8 3 (3.57%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) HTML
2 23 (27.38%) CSS
3 22 (26.19%) Core Animation
4 21 (25.00%) Core Data
5 19 (22.62%) Cocoa
6 16 (19.05%) Cocoa Touch
6 16 (19.05%) HTML5
7 12 (14.29%) Sass
8 9 (10.71%) CSS3
9 8 (9.52%) jQuery
9 8 (9.52%) SVG
10 6 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.14%) Flash
10 6 (7.14%) JSON
10 6 (7.14%) LESS
11 5 (5.95%) Ajax
11 5 (5.95%) HTML5 Canvas
11 5 (5.95%) UIKit
12 4 (4.76%) Backbone.js
12 4 (4.76%) GreenSock GSAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (42.86%) User Experience
2 11 (13.10%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.71%) Social Media
4 6 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.95%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (4.76%) Graphic Design
6 4 (4.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.38%) Photography
8 2 (2.38%) Video Editing
8 2 (2.38%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.19%) Blog
9 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.19%) NHS
9 1 (1.19%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.19%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.10%) Apple iOS
2 11 (13.10%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.95%) iOS Development
3 17 (20.24%) TDD
4 16 (19.05%) Mobile Development
4 16 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (15.48%) Web Design
6 12 (14.29%) BDD
7 11 (13.10%) Front End Development
8 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.52%) Android Development
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.33%) Infographics
10 7 (8.33%) Scrum
11 5 (5.95%) Business Transformation
11 5 (5.95%) Metadata Management
11 5 (5.95%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (5.95%) Web Development
11 5 (5.95%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) Objective-C
2 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (13.10%) Apple Swift
4 5 (5.95%) PHP
5 2 (2.38%) Java
6 1 (1.19%) C
6 1 (1.19%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) C++
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby
6 1 (1.19%) Scala
6 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Adobe
2 6 (7.14%) Apple
2 6 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.19%) Google
4 1 (1.19%) Quark
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter