The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Animation
UK
Rank 546 551 572
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Contract jobs citing Animation 50 73 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.46% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 34
Median daily rate £300 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £388 £225
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +72.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £19.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.27% -19.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.77 £22.35 £28.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14008 15787 15511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.89% 30.86% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8998 10203 9585
Median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 569 636
Median hourly rate £19.05 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.39% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.34 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Animation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Animation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Animation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Animation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Animation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Animation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Animation
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Animation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Animation
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
England +5 47 £300 -20.00% 32
London -3 25 £300 -14.28% 13
South East 0 7 £350 -9.67% 3
Essex - 7 £275 -
East of England - 7 £275 - 1
West Yorkshire +14 5 £390 +0.64% 1
Yorkshire +6 5 £390 +0.64% 2
Leeds +2 5 £390 +0.64%
City of London -2 4 - -
West Sussex -13 4 £350 -22.22% 1
Brentwood - 4 - -
Scotland +21 3 £500 -
Gatwick -10 2 £350 -26.31%
Stirling - 2 - -
North West +23 1 - - 8
Edinburgh +18 1 £500 -
Manchester +12 1 - - 5
Crawley +10 1 £350 -15.15% 1
Berkshire +7 1 - - 1
Croydon -4 1 £600 -
Oxfordshire -9 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Animation.

1 42 (34.71%) HTML
2 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
2 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.06%) Core Data
3 39 (32.23%) Core Animation
4 38 (31.40%) Apple iOS
5 35 (28.93%) TDD
6 33 (27.27%) iOS Development
7 31 (25.62%) Android
8 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (24.79%) Mobile App
8 30 (24.79%) Objective-C
9 26 (21.49%) Cocoa
10 22 (18.18%) Adobe
10 22 (18.18%) User Experience
10 22 (18.18%) Apple Swift
11 21 (17.36%) Android Development
11 21 (17.36%) Mobile Development
12 20 (16.53%) JSON
13 19 (15.70%) CSS
13 19 (15.70%) Cocoa Touch
13 19 (15.70%) Jenkins
13 19 (15.70%) RESTful
13 19 (15.70%) HTML5
14 18 (14.88%) GitHub
14 18 (14.88%) XML
15 17 (14.05%) BDD
16 16 (13.22%) Photoshop
17 15 (12.40%) JUnit
17 15 (12.40%) OOA/OOD

Animation
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.13%) CMS
3 3 (2.48%) WordPress
4 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (13.22%) Photoshop
2 11 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (6.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (5.79%) Maya
6 6 (4.96%) 3ds Max
7 5 (4.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (4.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (4.13%) CINEMA 4D
8 4 (3.31%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (3.31%) InDesign
8 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
8 4 (3.31%) MS Office
9 2 (1.65%) Acrobat
9 2 (1.65%) MotionBuilder
9 2 (1.65%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.83%) Edge Animate
10 1 (0.83%) Houdini
10 1 (0.83%) MS Project
10 1 (0.83%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.83%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.88%) GitHub
2 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) MySQL
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (15.70%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.40%) JUnit
3 12 (9.92%) Xcode
4 11 (9.09%) Calabash
5 8 (6.61%) Gradle
6 4 (3.31%) Android Studio
6 4 (3.31%) Axure RP
6 4 (3.31%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (2.48%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.83%) Grunt
8 1 (0.83%) gulp
8 1 (0.83%) JIRA
8 1 (0.83%) Subversion
8 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 15 (12.40%) Games
2 13 (10.74%) Marketing
3 9 (7.44%) Finance
4 7 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
5 6 (4.96%) Advertising
5 6 (4.96%) Publishing
6 5 (4.13%) Automotive
6 5 (4.13%) Multimedia
7 4 (3.31%) Banking
8 2 (1.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.83%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
9 1 (0.83%) Local Government
9 1 (0.83%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (52.07%) Developer
2 33 (27.27%) iOS Developer
3 31 (25.62%) Designer
4 11 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Digital Designer
5 10 (8.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (5.79%) UI Designer
7 6 (4.96%) Mobile Designer
7 6 (4.96%) Mobile UI Designer
8 5 (4.13%) Animator
9 4 (3.31%) Graphic Designer
9 4 (3.31%) HTML CSS Designer
9 4 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.48%) 3D Artist
10 3 (2.48%) Analyst
10 3 (2.48%) E-Commerce Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Instructional Designer
10 3 (2.48%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Lead iOS Developer
10 3 (2.48%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.71%) HTML
2 40 (33.06%) Core Data
3 39 (32.23%) Core Animation
4 26 (21.49%) Cocoa
5 20 (16.53%) JSON
6 19 (15.70%) Cocoa Touch
6 19 (15.70%) CSS
6 19 (15.70%) HTML5
6 19 (15.70%) RESTful
7 18 (14.88%) XML
8 11 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 10 (8.26%) CSS3
9 10 (8.26%) Sass
10 9 (7.44%) Android SDK
10 9 (7.44%) iOS SDK
11 8 (6.61%) SVG
12 7 (5.79%) iPhone SDK
13 6 (4.96%) jQuery
14 5 (4.13%) HTML5 Canvas
15 4 (3.31%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.79%) Mobile App
2 22 (18.18%) User Experience
3 11 (9.09%) iPhone
4 8 (6.61%) Motion Graphics
5 7 (5.79%) e-Learning
5 7 (5.79%) Social Media
6 6 (4.96%) Learning Management System
6 6 (4.96%) SCORM
7 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.48%) Graphic Design
8 3 (2.48%) HTC Vive
8 3 (2.48%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.65%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.65%) FMCG
9 2 (1.65%) Mobile Games
9 2 (1.65%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.40%) Apple iOS
2 31 (25.62%) Android
3 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) TDD
3 33 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (17.36%) Android Development
5 21 (17.36%) Mobile Development
6 17 (14.05%) BDD
7 15 (12.40%) Front End Development
7 15 (12.40%) MVC
7 15 (12.40%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (12.40%) OOD
7 15 (12.40%) Pair Programming
7 15 (12.40%) Scrum
8 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (5.79%) Typography
11 7 (5.79%) Web Design
12 6 (4.96%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
2 30 (24.79%) Objective-C
3 22 (18.18%) Apple Swift
4 12 (9.92%) C++
5 10 (8.26%) Java
6 5 (4.13%) PHP
7 2 (1.65%) C
7 2 (1.65%) C#
7 2 (1.65%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) Adobe
2 12 (9.92%) Apple
3 8 (6.61%) SAP
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.65%) Facebook
6 2 (1.65%) Infor
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.83%) Google
7 1 (0.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Twitter
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