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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 224 254 234
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Contract jobs citing Animation 22 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.094% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Average daily rate £388 £225 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £178 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £225 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £225 £350
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £28.25
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
2606 2747 2505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.44% 28.79% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 1435 1298
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 181 169
Average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.92 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
Berkshire +19 13 £375 -
West Sussex - 6 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £325 - 1
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (62.50%) Apple iOS
1 25 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 23 (57.50%) User Experience
3 22 (55.00%) Core Animation
4 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
5 19 (47.50%) CSS
6 17 (42.50%) Objective-C
7 16 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 16 (40.00%) Cocoa
7 16 (40.00%) jQuery
8 15 (37.50%) Apple
9 14 (35.00%) HTML
9 14 (35.00%) Mobile App
10 11 (27.50%) Mobile Development
10 11 (27.50%) Apple Swift
10 11 (27.50%) BDD
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) TDD
11 10 (25.00%) Front End Development
12 9 (22.50%) Motion Graphics
12 9 (22.50%) CSS3
12 9 (22.50%) Node.js
12 9 (22.50%) Android Development
12 9 (22.50%) Android
13 8 (20.00%) OpenGL
13 8 (20.00%) SVG
13 8 (20.00%) OO
13 8 (20.00%) OpenGL ES
13 8 (20.00%) AngularJS

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Grunt
2 3 (7.50%) gulp
2 3 (7.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (7.50%) Mocha
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) iOS Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (22.50%) UX Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Programmer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior iOS Developer
7 7 (17.50%) iOS Programmer
8 5 (12.50%) Applications Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Designer
10 3 (7.50%) UX Designer
10 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
11 2 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
11 2 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
12 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
12 1 (2.50%) C++ Programmer
12 1 (2.50%) CAD Technician
12 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
12 1 (2.50%) Web Applications Developer
12 1 (2.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) Core Animation
2 19 (47.50%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) Cocoa
3 16 (40.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 16 (40.00%) jQuery
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
5 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 9 (22.50%) CSS3
7 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 8 (20.00%) OpenGL
7 8 (20.00%) OpenGL ES
7 8 (20.00%) SVG
8 5 (12.50%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) Handlebars
9 3 (7.50%) Sass
10 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.00%) React
11 1 (2.50%) PhoneGap
11 1 (2.50%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) User Experience
2 14 (35.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (22.50%) Motion Graphics
4 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 9 (22.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) iOS Development
2 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) BDD
3 11 (27.50%) Mobile Development
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 9 (22.50%) Android Development
6 8 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.50%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.50%) CAD
10 1 (2.50%) Document Management
10 1 (2.50%) Iconography
10 1 (2.50%) MVC
10 1 (2.50%) OOP
10 1 (2.50%) SDLC
10 1 (2.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) Objective-C
3 11 (27.50%) Apple Swift
4 6 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) ES6
5 3 (7.50%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Apple
2 5 (12.50%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter