The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 126 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Animation 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.73% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£525 £425 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +78.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £231
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +36.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+45.09% -26.66%
Animation
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
733 686 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.43% 26.02% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 362 317
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £472 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 20
Average hourly rate £30.75 £25.00 £14.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.00% +68.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.00 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Animation across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Animation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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
Glasgow -10 1 £525 +23.52%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Animation
UK

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Core Animation
2 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Hudson
4 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) InDesign
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (12.50%) HTML

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) InDesign
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Core Animation
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa Touch
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
2 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Flash
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
1 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe