The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 154 155 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Contract jobs citing Animation 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.026% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.081% 0.091% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £168
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £39.90 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-74.93% +45.09%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1230 1094 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.54% 28.89% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 613 466
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 77 78
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.87% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.24 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.64% -8.82%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Animation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Animation across the North West region.

Animation Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Animation across the North West region.

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Animation
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Cheshire - 1 - -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Animation.

1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Acrobat
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) YUI
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Acrobat
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft