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 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 130 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Animation 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.039% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £225 £350
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £28.25
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
755 731 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.63% 27.64% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 395 253
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 19
Average hourly rate £39.50 £23.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.31% +53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.77 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £31.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -15 1 - -
Animation
UK

Animation
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat