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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 400 395 391
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Animation 37 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 32
Median daily rate £350 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £261 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £106.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £30.50 £155.00
% change year-on-year
+50.81% -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
8278 8782 9186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.46% 37.14% 37.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5830 6087 6125
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 160 184
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.60 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% +13.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.09 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +30 6 £400 +33.33% 3
Uxbridge +1 3 £350 -
Hounslow - 2 £350 -
West Drayton - 1 £350 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 43 (51.81%) User Experience
2 34 (40.96%) HTML
3 30 (36.14%) CSS
4 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (32.53%) JavaScript
6 21 (25.30%) Apple iOS
7 20 (24.10%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (22.89%) Photoshop
9 17 (20.48%) HTML5
10 16 (19.28%) Web Design
11 15 (18.07%) Adobe Illustrator
11 15 (18.07%) Adobe
11 15 (18.07%) Mobile App
11 15 (18.07%) iOS Development
12 14 (16.87%) Sass
12 14 (16.87%) Front End Development
12 14 (16.87%) Objective-C
13 13 (15.66%) Wireframes
14 12 (14.46%) Core Animation
15 11 (13.25%) CSS3
15 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
15 11 (13.25%) Flash
16 10 (12.05%) Core Data
17 9 (10.84%) Apple Swift
17 9 (10.84%) Cocoa
17 9 (10.84%) Marketing
18 8 (9.64%) Web Development
18 8 (9.64%) TDD
18 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
18 8 (9.64%) jQuery

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 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.82%) WordPress
2 2 (2.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Photoshop
2 15 (18.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (7.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (4.82%) GIMP
5 3 (3.61%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (2.41%) 3ds Max
6 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (1.20%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (1.20%) InDesign
7 1 (1.20%) Maya
7 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
7 1 (1.20%) MS Office
7 1 (1.20%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) HTTP
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
1 2 (2.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) CocoaPods
3 3 (3.61%) Xcode
4 2 (2.41%) Grunt
5 1 (1.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.20%) Calabash
5 1 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.20%) gulp
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) webpack
General
1 9 (10.84%) Marketing
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Games
4 4 (4.82%) Advertising
5 3 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.41%) Publishing
7 1 (1.20%) Banking
7 1 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Developer
2 28 (33.73%) Designer
3 15 (18.07%) iOS Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (12.05%) Visual Designer
6 9 (10.84%) UX Designer
7 6 (7.23%) Senior Designer
8 5 (6.02%) Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Angular Developer
8 5 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Animator
9 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) UX Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Web Designer
10 3 (3.61%) HTML CSS Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Visual Designer
10 3 (3.61%) UX Developer
10 3 (3.61%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.96%) HTML
2 30 (36.14%) CSS
3 17 (20.48%) HTML5
4 14 (16.87%) Sass
5 12 (14.46%) Core Animation
6 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
6 11 (13.25%) CSS3
6 11 (13.25%) Flash
7 10 (12.05%) Core Data
8 9 (10.84%) Cocoa
9 8 (9.64%) jQuery
10 7 (8.43%) LESS
11 6 (7.23%) Cocoa Touch
11 6 (7.23%) SVG
11 6 (7.23%) XHTML
12 5 (6.02%) JSON
12 5 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (6.02%) UIKit
13 4 (4.82%) Ajax
13 4 (4.82%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (51.81%) User Experience
2 15 (18.07%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.43%) Social Media
4 6 (7.23%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (6.02%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.82%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.61%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.61%) Photography
7 3 (3.61%) Video Editing
7 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.20%) Blog
9 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.20%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.20%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.82%) Android
3 2 (2.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (19.28%) Web Design
4 15 (18.07%) iOS Development
5 14 (16.87%) Front End Development
6 13 (15.66%) Wireframes
7 8 (9.64%) TDD
7 8 (9.64%) Web Development
8 7 (8.43%) Infographics
8 7 (8.43%) Typography
9 6 (7.23%) Mobile Development
10 5 (6.02%) Scrum
11 4 (4.82%) 3D Rendering
11 4 (4.82%) Prototyping
11 4 (4.82%) Use Case
11 4 (4.82%) Web Accessibility
12 3 (3.61%) 3D Animation
12 3 (3.61%) BDD
12 3 (3.61%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (3.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.87%) Objective-C
3 9 (10.84%) Apple Swift
4 4 (4.82%) ActionScript
4 4 (4.82%) PHP
5 3 (3.61%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) Scala
6 1 (1.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Adobe
2 5 (6.02%) Apple
3 4 (4.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.20%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.20%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.20%) Quark
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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