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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 345 384 349
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -35
Contract jobs citing Animation 55 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.35% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 25
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £225
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.23 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+45.09% -26.66%
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
7846 8750 8397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.89% 37.49% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5365 6203 5801
Average daily rate £475 £450 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 145 170
Average hourly rate £17.87 £21.00 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% -18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.65 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 +20 14 £263 -38.23% 4
Hounslow - 3 £425 -
Isleworth - 2 - -
Osterley - 2 £490 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 31 (41.33%) Apple iOS
2 27 (36.00%) iOS Development
3 24 (32.00%) Objective-C
4 23 (30.67%) Core Animation
4 23 (30.67%) User Experience
5 19 (25.33%) JSON
6 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (20.00%) HTML
7 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (17.33%) OO
7 13 (17.33%) RESTful
8 12 (16.00%) Xcode
9 11 (14.67%) CSS
9 11 (14.67%) HTML5
10 10 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
10 10 (13.33%) iPhone
11 9 (12.00%) TDD
11 9 (12.00%) Photoshop
11 9 (12.00%) Windows
11 9 (12.00%) C#
11 9 (12.00%) CocoaPods
12 8 (10.67%) Mobile Development
12 8 (10.67%) CSS3
12 8 (10.67%) REST
12 8 (10.67%) Scrum
12 8 (10.67%) Google
12 8 (10.67%) Android
13 7 (9.33%) Cocoa
13 7 (9.33%) Pair Programming
13 7 (9.33%) .NET

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (2.67%) CMS
1 2 (2.67%) WordPress
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.33%) Node.js
2 1 (1.33%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.33%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Magento
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) PBX
1 2 (2.67%) DHCP
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.67%) DNS
1 2 (2.67%) Wireless
1 2 (2.67%) UPnP
2 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Xcode
2 9 (12.00%) CocoaPods
3 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.67%) Calabash
5 1 (1.33%) Grunt
5 1 (1.33%) Yeoman
5 1 (1.33%) Appium
5 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (8.00%) Games
2 5 (6.67%) Advertising
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) iOS Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Designer
4 6 (8.00%) UI Designer
5 3 (4.00%) UI Programmer
5 3 (4.00%) UI Developer
6 2 (2.67%) Digital Producer
6 2 (2.67%) Mac Developer
6 2 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.67%) Creative Director
6 2 (2.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (2.67%) Programme Manager
6 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (1.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (1.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (1.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (1.33%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (1.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) Core Animation
2 19 (25.33%) JSON
3 15 (20.00%) HTML
4 13 (17.33%) RESTful
5 11 (14.67%) CSS
5 11 (14.67%) HTML5
6 10 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
7 8 (10.67%) REST
7 8 (10.67%) CSS3
8 7 (9.33%) .NET
8 7 (9.33%) Cocoa
9 6 (8.00%) WPF
10 5 (6.67%) jQuery
11 4 (5.33%) Flash
12 3 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 2 (2.67%) Backbone.js
13 2 (2.67%) UIKit
13 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.67%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) User Experience
2 10 (13.33%) iPhone
3 7 (9.33%) Social Media
3 7 (9.33%) iPad
4 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.00%) GIS
4 6 (8.00%) Graphic Design
5 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.33%) Motion Graphics
5 4 (5.33%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.67%) Video on Demand
6 2 (2.67%) Video Editing
6 2 (2.67%) Blog
7 1 (1.33%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.33%) Physics
7 1 (1.33%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Apple iOS
2 9 (12.00%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Android
4 2 (2.67%) Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) iOS Development
2 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.33%) OO
4 9 (12.00%) TDD
5 8 (10.67%) Mobile Development
5 8 (10.67%) Scrum
6 7 (9.33%) BDD
6 7 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (9.33%) Pair Programming
7 6 (8.00%) OOD
7 6 (8.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 6 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.67%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (2.67%) Project Management
9 2 (2.67%) SEO
9 2 (2.67%) Workflow
9 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.67%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) Objective-C
2 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.00%) C#
4 7 (9.33%) XAML
5 6 (8.00%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.00%) C
7 2 (2.67%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Google
2 5 (6.67%) Apple
3 3 (4.00%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) DoubleClick
4 2 (2.67%) Autodesk
4 2 (2.67%) Facebook
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Reuters
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