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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 376 394 361
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Contract jobs citing Animation 39 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.27% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 35
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £205
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +70.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.18%
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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
8764 9429 9135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.48% 37.79% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6117 6633 6300
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 160 224
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

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 23 October 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
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 23 October 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 +13 4 - - 3
Uxbridge - - - -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 41 (51.90%) HTML
2 38 (48.10%) CSS
3 32 (40.51%) HTML5
4 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
5 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (32.91%) OO
6 26 (32.91%) CSS3
7 24 (30.38%) OOP
8 22 (27.85%) Adobe
9 21 (26.58%) Photoshop
10 19 (24.05%) Flash
11 17 (21.52%) Apple iOS
12 15 (18.99%) Android
13 14 (17.72%) Backbone.js
13 14 (17.72%) Web Services
14 13 (16.46%) Adobe Illustrator
14 13 (16.46%) User Experience
15 12 (15.19%) Web Application Development
16 11 (13.92%) RESTful
16 11 (13.92%) Mobile App
16 11 (13.92%) jQuery
17 10 (12.66%) HTTP
17 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
18 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
18 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
18 9 (11.39%) Internet
18 9 (11.39%) XML
18 9 (11.39%) Web Development
18 9 (11.39%) Apache Flex
19 8 (10.13%) TDD

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (7.59%) CMS
2 5 (6.33%) Node.js
3 4 (5.06%) WordPress
4 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Photoshop
2 13 (16.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (8.86%) Fireworks
4 4 (5.06%) Maya
4 4 (5.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.80%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.27%) GIMP
6 1 (1.27%) ZBrush
6 1 (1.27%) Mudbox
6 1 (1.27%) MODO
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) HTTP
2 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.39%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) Intranet
4 2 (2.53%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQLite
3 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Grunt
2 5 (6.33%) Subversion
2 5 (6.33%) Flex Builder
3 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.06%) Xcode
3 4 (5.06%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.80%) Yeoman
4 3 (3.80%) Bower
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) Mocha
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA
5 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 6 (7.59%) Games
1 6 (7.59%) Marketing
2 5 (6.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.27%) Local Government
6 1 (1.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Developer
2 11 (13.92%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Designer
4 8 (10.13%) iOS Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Android Developer
6 6 (7.59%) UI Designer
7 5 (6.33%) UI Developer
8 4 (5.06%) UI Programmer
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Visual Designer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Digital Project Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Interface Designer
10 2 (2.53%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.90%) HTML
2 38 (48.10%) CSS
3 32 (40.51%) HTML5
4 26 (32.91%) CSS3
5 19 (24.05%) Flash
6 14 (17.72%) Web Services
6 14 (17.72%) Backbone.js
7 11 (13.92%) jQuery
7 11 (13.92%) RESTful
8 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
9 9 (11.39%) Apache Flex
9 9 (11.39%) XML
10 8 (10.13%) XHTML
11 7 (8.86%) Core Animation
11 7 (8.86%) Android SDK
12 6 (7.59%) LAMP
13 4 (5.06%) XML-RPC
13 4 (5.06%) SOAP
13 4 (5.06%) WebKit
14 3 (3.80%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) User Experience
2 11 (13.92%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
4 8 (10.13%) Social Media
5 7 (8.86%) Streaming Media
6 6 (7.59%) Streaming Video
7 5 (6.33%) Photography
7 5 (6.33%) RIA
7 5 (6.33%) iPhone
7 5 (6.33%) iPad
8 4 (5.06%) W3C
8 4 (5.06%) GIS
9 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
10 2 (2.53%) Social Gaming
10 2 (2.53%) Open Source
10 2 (2.53%) Video on Demand
10 2 (2.53%) Mobile Games
10 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
10 2 (2.53%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Apple iOS
2 15 (18.99%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.91%) OO
3 24 (30.38%) OOP
4 12 (15.19%) Web Application Development
5 9 (11.39%) Web Development
6 8 (10.13%) 3D Animation
6 8 (10.13%) TDD
6 8 (10.13%) iOS Development
7 7 (8.86%) MVC
7 7 (8.86%) Android Development
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.33%) SEO
10 4 (5.06%) Web Design
10 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.80%) Multithreading
11 3 (3.80%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.53%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.53%) Workflow
12 2 (2.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.13%) Java
3 7 (8.86%) C
3 7 (8.86%) Objective-C
4 6 (7.59%) C++
5 4 (5.06%) PHP
5 4 (5.06%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.53%) C#
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
7 1 (1.27%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) WAI
1 1 (1.27%) Section 508
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Adobe
2 8 (10.13%) Facebook
3 4 (5.06%) Twitter
4 2 (2.53%) Apple
4 2 (2.53%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.27%) Omniture
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Sencha
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