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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Animation
UK
Rank 529 542 569
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Contract jobs citing Animation 53 85 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.51% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 26
Median daily rate £300 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £256 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £394 £213
% change year-on-year
-32.06% +85.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Median hourly rate £31.59 £23.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.02% -3.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.75 £20.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.13 £38.50 £28.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -

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
14311 16696 16036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.50% 32.86% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9145 10594 10070
Median daily rate £438 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 693 651
Median hourly rate £21.04 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

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 January 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 January 2017.

Animation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Animation
Top 19 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 January 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 -8 50 £300 -20.00% 19
London -1 32 £300 -14.28% 5
East of England +4 8 £260 -28.27% 4
Essex - 8 £260 - 2
City of London -2 6 £244 +28.28% 1
West Yorkshire +24 5 £390 -7.14%
Yorkshire +16 5 £390 -7.14%
Leeds +5 5 £390 -7.14%
Scotland +29 3 £500 +33.33% 1
South East 0 3 - - 3
Oxfordshire 0 2 - -
Stirling - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
North West +26 1 - - 2
Edinburgh +21 1 £500 +33.33%
Manchester +21 1 - - 1
Hampshire +12 1 - - 2
Portsmouth - 1 - - 1

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 51 (43.59%) HTML
2 41 (35.04%) JavaScript
3 35 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (27.35%) Core Data
5 31 (26.50%) Core Animation
6 30 (25.64%) Apple iOS
7 29 (24.79%) TDD
7 29 (24.79%) CSS
7 29 (24.79%) Adobe
8 28 (23.93%) HTML5
9 27 (23.08%) iOS Development
10 26 (22.22%) User Experience
11 25 (21.37%) Objective-C
12 24 (20.51%) Android
13 23 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (18.80%) Cocoa
15 20 (17.09%) Mobile App
16 19 (16.24%) Cocoa Touch
17 18 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
17 18 (15.38%) Mobile Development
17 18 (15.38%) BDD
17 18 (15.38%) Marketing
17 18 (15.38%) Photoshop
17 18 (15.38%) E-Commerce
18 17 (14.53%) Games
18 17 (14.53%) Web Design
18 17 (14.53%) Apple Swift
19 15 (12.82%) Android Development
20 14 (11.97%) Sass
20 14 (11.97%) JSON

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 13 (11.11%) CMS
2 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.71%) WordPress
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 13 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (9.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (8.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (6.84%) Adobe Premiere
6 7 (5.98%) Adobe Captivate
6 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
6 7 (5.98%) MS Office
7 6 (5.13%) Adobe After Effects
8 5 (4.27%) 3ds Max
8 5 (4.27%) CINEMA 4D
8 5 (4.27%) Maya
9 4 (3.42%) InDesign
10 2 (1.71%) Acrobat
10 2 (1.71%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.85%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.85%) Houdini
11 1 (0.85%) MotionBuilder
11 1 (0.85%) MS Project
11 1 (0.85%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.71%) Office 365
2 2 (1.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) MySQL
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.85%) GIS
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.84%) Calabash
2 8 (6.84%) JUnit
3 7 (5.98%) Xcode
4 5 (4.27%) Gradle
5 4 (3.42%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.56%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.71%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 18 (15.38%) Marketing
2 17 (14.53%) Games
3 10 (8.55%) Finance
4 7 (5.98%) Retail
5 6 (5.13%) Advertising
6 4 (3.42%) Banking
7 3 (2.56%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.56%) Publishing
8 2 (1.71%) Legal
8 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.85%) Back Office
9 1 (0.85%) Local Government
9 1 (0.85%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (44.44%) Developer
2 39 (33.33%) Designer
3 27 (23.08%) iOS Developer
4 11 (9.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (7.69%) Digital Designer
6 8 (6.84%) Graphic Designer
7 7 (5.98%) Android Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Animator
8 6 (5.13%) Instructional Designer
8 6 (5.13%) UX Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.27%) JavaScript Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (3.42%) HTML CSS Designer
10 4 (3.42%) UI Designer
11 3 (2.56%) 3D Animator
11 3 (2.56%) Lead iOS Developer
11 3 (2.56%) PMO Analyst
11 3 (2.56%) PMO Assistant
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.59%) HTML
2 32 (27.35%) Core Data
3 31 (26.50%) Core Animation
4 29 (24.79%) CSS
5 28 (23.93%) HTML5
6 22 (18.80%) Cocoa
7 19 (16.24%) Cocoa Touch
8 14 (11.97%) JSON
8 14 (11.97%) Sass
9 12 (10.26%) CSS3
9 12 (10.26%) RESTful
9 12 (10.26%) SVG
10 11 (9.40%) XML
11 9 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 8 (6.84%) Flash
12 8 (6.84%) HTML5 Canvas
13 6 (5.13%) Android SDK
13 6 (5.13%) jQuery
13 6 (5.13%) LESS
14 5 (4.27%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) User Experience
2 20 (17.09%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.26%) Social Media
4 9 (7.69%) Motion Graphics
4 9 (7.69%) Video Editing
5 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.98%) e-Learning
5 7 (5.98%) iPhone
6 6 (5.13%) Learning Management System
6 6 (5.13%) SCORM
7 5 (4.27%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.42%) Graphic Design
9 3 (2.56%) Mobile Games
10 2 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.71%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.71%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.71%) FMCG
10 2 (1.71%) Photography
10 2 (1.71%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.64%) Apple iOS
2 24 (20.51%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.79%) TDD
3 27 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 23 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (15.38%) BDD
5 18 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 18 (15.38%) Mobile Development
5 18 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (14.53%) Web Design
7 15 (12.82%) Android Development
8 13 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 11 (9.40%) Scrum
10 9 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (6.84%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (6.84%) Infographics
11 8 (6.84%) MVC
11 8 (6.84%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (6.84%) OOD
11 8 (6.84%) Pair Programming
12 6 (5.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.04%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.37%) Objective-C
3 17 (14.53%) Apple Swift
4 7 (5.98%) Java
5 6 (5.13%) C++
6 5 (4.27%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) C
7 2 (1.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) C#
8 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (24.79%) Adobe
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) Apple
4 7 (5.98%) SAP
5 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.71%) Facebook
6 2 (1.71%) Infor
6 2 (1.71%) Oracle
7 1 (0.85%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.85%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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