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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 369 405 367
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -38
Contract jobs citing Animation 44 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.095% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.29% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 31
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £280
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £106.25 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £155.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+313.33% +108.33%
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
7354 8166 8231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.36% 32.15% 31.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4905 5633 5612
Average daily rate £450 £451 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 172 220
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -39.00%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +30 4 £450 +12.50% 3
Uxbridge - - - -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 39 (46.99%) HTML
2 37 (44.58%) CSS
3 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
4 33 (39.76%) HTML5
5 32 (38.55%) CSS3
6 31 (37.35%) OO
7 23 (27.71%) OOP
7 23 (27.71%) Adobe
8 22 (26.51%) Flash
8 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.30%) Apple iOS
10 19 (22.89%) Adobe Illustrator
11 18 (21.69%) Photoshop
12 16 (19.28%) Backbone.js
12 16 (19.28%) Android
13 15 (18.07%) Mobile App
14 14 (16.87%) Web Application Development
15 13 (15.66%) RESTful
16 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
16 12 (14.46%) iOS Development
16 12 (14.46%) Web Services
16 12 (14.46%) HTTP
17 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
17 11 (13.25%) Client/Server
17 11 (13.25%) Scrum
17 11 (13.25%) Objective-C
17 11 (13.25%) Core Animation
18 10 (12.05%) Grunt
18 10 (12.05%) TDD
18 10 (12.05%) jQuery

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (3.61%) CMS
1 3 (3.61%) Node.js
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (21.69%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.82%) Fireworks
3 4 (4.82%) Maya
4 3 (3.61%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.20%) GIMP
5 1 (1.20%) ZBrush
5 1 (1.20%) Mudbox
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) HTTP
2 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.23%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.20%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) NFC
4 1 (1.20%) DLNA
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.20%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) MS Access
2 1 (1.20%) SQLite
2 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Grunt
2 9 (10.84%) Jasmine
3 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.23%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (6.02%) Xcode
4 5 (6.02%) Flex Builder
5 3 (3.61%) Yeoman
5 3 (3.61%) Bower
5 3 (3.61%) Mocha
6 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) JIRA
7 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Back Office
2 6 (7.23%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Games
4 4 (4.82%) Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
5 3 (3.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (60.24%) Developer
2 12 (14.46%) Front-End Developer
2 12 (14.46%) iOS Developer
3 9 (10.84%) Designer
4 8 (9.64%) Android Developer
5 5 (6.02%) UI Developer
5 5 (6.02%) UI Designer
6 4 (4.82%) Applications Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Visual Designer
6 4 (4.82%) UI Programmer
7 3 (3.61%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (2.41%) Interface Designer
8 2 (2.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.41%) Digital Designer
8 2 (2.41%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (1.20%) Prototyper
9 1 (1.20%) Content Manager
9 1 (1.20%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) HTML
2 37 (44.58%) CSS
3 33 (39.76%) HTML5
4 32 (38.55%) CSS3
5 22 (26.51%) Flash
6 16 (19.28%) Backbone.js
7 13 (15.66%) RESTful
8 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
8 12 (14.46%) Web Services
9 11 (13.25%) Core Animation
10 10 (12.05%) jQuery
11 8 (9.64%) XHTML
12 7 (8.43%) Android SDK
13 6 (7.23%) XML
14 5 (6.02%) JSON
14 5 (6.02%) Apache Flex
15 4 (4.82%) HTML5 Canvas
16 3 (3.61%) D3.js
17 2 (2.41%) WebKit
17 2 (2.41%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.25%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.84%) Streaming Media
4 7 (8.43%) Open Source
5 6 (7.23%) Streaming Video
6 5 (6.02%) Photography
6 5 (6.02%) RIA
6 5 (6.02%) iPhone
6 5 (6.02%) iPad
7 3 (3.61%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.61%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.61%) W3C
8 2 (2.41%) Mobile Games
8 2 (2.41%) Copywriting
8 2 (2.41%) Social Gaming
8 2 (2.41%) Xbox
8 2 (2.41%) Video on Demand
8 2 (2.41%) Social Media
8 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Apple iOS
2 16 (19.28%) Android
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) OO
2 23 (27.71%) OOP
3 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.87%) Web Application Development
5 12 (14.46%) iOS Development
6 11 (13.25%) Scrum
7 10 (12.05%) TDD
8 8 (9.64%) MVC
8 8 (9.64%) 3D Animation
8 8 (9.64%) Android Development
9 7 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.02%) SEO
11 4 (4.82%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.61%) Web Development
12 3 (3.61%) Workflow
13 2 (2.41%) Asset Management
13 2 (2.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (13.25%) Objective-C
3 10 (12.05%) Java
4 9 (10.84%) C
5 8 (9.64%) C++
6 4 (4.82%) PHP
7 3 (3.61%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.41%) C#
8 2 (2.41%) XAML
9 1 (1.20%) Ruby
9 1 (1.20%) PHP5
9 1 (1.20%) PHP4
9 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.20%) VBA
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) WAI
1 1 (1.20%) QA
1 1 (1.20%) Section 508
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Adobe
2 4 (4.82%) Facebook
3 2 (2.41%) Apple
3 2 (2.41%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.20%) Omniture
4 1 (1.20%) Zend
4 1 (1.20%) Sencha
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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