The table below looks at the statistics for Core Animation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Core Animation over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Core Animation
Rank 597 585 574
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 14 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.015% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.089% 0.052% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £373 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.10 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.10 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15643 15240 14432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.42% 27.85% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10522 9833 9161
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 220 296
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Core Animation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Core Animation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Core Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Core Animation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Core Animation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Core Animation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Core Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Core Animation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Core Animation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Core Animation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Core Animation
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Core Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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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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
England -20 14 £450 +2.85% 9
London +5 10 £450 - 5
West Midlands - 2 - -
South East -16 1 £300 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £450 -
Crawley - 1 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £300 -
East of England - 1 £450 -

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Core 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 Core Animation.

1 47 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 47 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 45 (95.74%) Animation
3 44 (93.62%) Objective-C
4 30 (63.83%) Cocoa Touch
5 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (44.68%) Cocoa
7 19 (40.43%) Xcode
7 19 (40.43%) OO
7 19 (40.43%) RESTful
8 18 (38.30%) iPhone
9 16 (34.04%) TDD
9 16 (34.04%) JSON
9 16 (34.04%) Apple Swift
10 15 (31.91%) User Experience
10 15 (31.91%) Apple
11 13 (27.66%) CocoaPods
11 13 (27.66%) BDD
12 11 (23.40%) iPad
12 11 (23.40%) Pair Programming
13 10 (21.28%) OOD
13 10 (21.28%) Scrum
13 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
14 8 (17.02%) Mobile Development
14 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
14 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
14 8 (17.02%) Android
15 7 (14.89%) Concurrent Programming
16 6 (12.77%) Open Source
16 6 (12.77%) Social Media

Core Animation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Core 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 Core Animation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) UPnP
2 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Xcode
2 13 (27.66%) CocoaPods
3 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.64%) Subversion
5 3 (6.38%) Appium
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA
6 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (100.00%) Developer
2 44 (93.62%) iOS Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Senior iOS Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Programmer
5 2 (4.26%) iPhone Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Mac Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (63.83%) Cocoa Touch
2 21 (44.68%) Cocoa
3 19 (40.43%) RESTful
4 16 (34.04%) JSON
5 4 (8.51%) UIKit
5 4 (8.51%) HTML
5 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 4 (8.51%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) REST
6 3 (6.38%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) XML
8 1 (2.13%) POSIX
8 1 (2.13%) WSDL
8 1 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (2.13%) .NET
8 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (2.13%) OAuth2
8 1 (2.13%) jQuery
8 1 (2.13%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 45 (95.74%) Animation
2 18 (38.30%) iPhone
3 15 (31.91%) User Experience
4 11 (23.40%) iPad
5 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
6 6 (12.77%) Social Media
7 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
9 1 (2.13%) Streaming Video
9 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
9 1 (2.13%) IPTV
9 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
9 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 1 (2.13%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.02%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Phone
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) OO
4 16 (34.04%) TDD
5 13 (27.66%) BDD
6 11 (23.40%) Pair Programming
7 10 (21.28%) OOD
7 10 (21.28%) Scrum
8 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
8 8 (17.02%) Mobile Development
9 7 (14.89%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (12.77%) Open Source
11 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (8.51%) Analytics
12 4 (8.51%) Memory Management
13 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
13 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
13 3 (6.38%) Android Development
14 2 (4.26%) Mobile Application Development
14 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Objective-C
2 16 (34.04%) Apple Swift
3 5 (10.64%) C
4 3 (6.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Apple
2 2 (4.26%) Google
2 2 (4.26%) Facebook
3 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
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