The table below looks at the statistics for Core Animation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Core Animation over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Core Animation
UK
Rank 560 599 609
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 21 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.13% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £391 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £539 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £550
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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
13587 14651 13891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.84% 28.86% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9325 10124 9363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 257 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Core Animation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Core Animation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Core Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +39 21 £450 - 1
East of England - 16 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £450 -
Essex - 8 £260 -
Bedford - 7 £450 -
London +6 3 £500 +8.10%
Brentwood - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +15 1 £390 -13.33%
Yorkshire +11 1 £390 -13.33%
South East +4 1 £450 -16.66%
Leeds +4 1 £390 -13.33%
Milton Keynes - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Core 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 Core Animation.

1 39 (88.64%) Apple iOS
1 39 (88.64%) iOS Development
2 37 (84.09%) Objective-C
3 33 (75.00%) Core Data
4 31 (70.45%) Animation
5 29 (65.91%) Apple Swift
6 28 (63.64%) TDD
7 24 (54.55%) Cocoa
8 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (47.73%) Cocoa Touch
10 19 (43.18%) Android
11 17 (38.64%) BDD
12 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
13 15 (34.09%) Android Development
13 15 (34.09%) RESTful
14 14 (31.82%) Mobile App
15 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
16 10 (22.73%) JSON
16 10 (22.73%) XML
17 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
18 8 (18.18%) OOD
18 8 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
18 8 (18.18%) HTML
18 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
18 8 (18.18%) JUnit
18 8 (18.18%) MVC
18 8 (18.18%) Pair Programming
18 8 (18.18%) Marketing
18 8 (18.18%) Digital Marketing

Core 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 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) GitHub
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.18%) Calabash
2 8 (18.18%) JUnit
3 6 (13.64%) Xcode
4 5 (11.36%) Gradle
5 3 (6.82%) JIRA
5 3 (6.82%) Subversion
5 3 (6.82%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (88.64%) iOS Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Android Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Lead iOS Developer
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (2.27%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) Core Data
2 24 (54.55%) Cocoa
3 21 (47.73%) Cocoa Touch
4 15 (34.09%) RESTful
5 10 (22.73%) JSON
5 10 (22.73%) XML
6 8 (18.18%) HTML
7 5 (11.36%) Android SDK
8 3 (6.82%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.82%) iPhone SDK
8 3 (6.82%) UIKit
8 3 (6.82%) Web Services
9 2 (4.55%) COM
10 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (70.45%) Animation
2 14 (31.82%) Mobile App
3 7 (15.91%) iPhone
4 4 (9.09%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Apple iOS
2 19 (43.18%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) iOS Development
2 28 (63.64%) TDD
3 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (38.64%) BDD
6 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
7 15 (34.09%) Android Development
8 9 (20.45%) E-Commerce
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (18.18%) MVC
9 8 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (18.18%) OOD
9 8 (18.18%) Pair Programming
10 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
12 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.82%) Scrum
13 2 (4.55%) Case Management
13 2 (4.55%) Code Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Objective-C
2 29 (65.91%) Apple Swift
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Apple
2 2 (4.55%) Infor
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) ION Trading