The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 233 221 243
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Contract jobs citing Animation 9 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.098% 0.12% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.63% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£288 £315 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £315 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £315 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £323 £280
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £155.00 £36.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+324.65% +102.77%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2056 1745 2041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.48% 19.72% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 921 896
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 114 173
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.68 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.82% -24.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.55 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Animation
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Animation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Animation Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Animation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Berkshire +12 3 - -
East Sussex - 2 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £200 - 2
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 14 (58.33%) Adobe
2 14 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (58.33%) Android
3 13 (54.17%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
4 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) Core Animation
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) Games
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (8.33%) B2B
6 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (8.33%) 3D Animation
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Xbox
7 1 (4.17%) UIKit
7 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.17%) webOS
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) Degree

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (4.17%) Drupal
1 1 (4.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 14 (58.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (54.17%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.17%) InDesign
4 1 (4.17%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Interactive Media
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Designer
2 8 (33.33%) Visual Designer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Designer
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Designer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Interactive Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Print Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) Core Animation
1 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (4.17%) UIKit
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) XSLT
3 1 (4.17%) Flash
3 1 (4.17%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) Xbox
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.17%) Video Editing
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Physics
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) OOP
2 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (8.33%) 3D Animation
3 2 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (8.33%) B2B
3 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Web Design
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) C++
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Autodesk
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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