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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Core Animation
Rank 578 575 543
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -32
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 29 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.048% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £373 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.90 - -

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

Core Animation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Core Animation
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Core Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Core Animation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Core Animation
Top 20 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 22 May 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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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 -8 25 £423 -3.42% 5
London 0 14 £450 +2.85% 5
South East -7 8 £325 -
West Sussex - 5 £325 -
Crawley - 4 £331 -
County Antrim - 3 £215 -
Belfast - 3 £215 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £215 -
Reading +10 2 £325 -
Berkshire -5 2 £325 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Osterley - 2 £490 -
City of London - 1 £500 - 2
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £325 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (100.00%) Animation
1 46 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 45 (97.83%) iOS Development
3 43 (93.48%) Objective-C
4 29 (63.04%) Cocoa Touch
5 25 (54.35%) Cocoa
6 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.78%) Xcode
7 16 (34.78%) JSON
7 16 (34.78%) OO
8 15 (32.61%) RESTful
9 14 (30.43%) iPhone
10 13 (28.26%) Apple
10 13 (28.26%) Mobile Development
10 13 (28.26%) Apple Swift
11 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
11 12 (26.09%) User Experience
11 12 (26.09%) TDD
12 11 (23.91%) CocoaPods
13 10 (21.74%) BDD
14 9 (19.57%) Degree
15 8 (17.39%) Pair Programming
15 8 (17.39%) Scrum
15 8 (17.39%) iPad
15 8 (17.39%) Android
16 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
16 7 (15.22%) OOD
17 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
17 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
17 6 (13.04%) QA

Core Animation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.35%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) UPnP
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Xcode
2 11 (23.91%) CocoaPods
3 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) Appium
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Calabash
General
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
1 2 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 42 (91.30%) iOS Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior iOS Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Mac Developer
5 2 (4.35%) iPhone Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Programmer
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.17%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) Cocoa Touch
2 25 (54.35%) Cocoa
3 16 (34.78%) JSON
4 15 (32.61%) RESTful
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) REST
5 4 (8.70%) UIKit
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) CSS
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.35%) SOAP
8 1 (2.17%) WSDL
8 1 (2.17%) POSIX
8 1 (2.17%) .NET
8 1 (2.17%) XHTML
8 1 (2.17%) Pthreads
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 46 (100.00%) Animation
2 14 (30.43%) iPhone
3 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
3 12 (26.09%) User Experience
4 8 (17.39%) iPad
5 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.70%) Social Media
6 4 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.17%) IPTV
8 1 (2.17%) Online Gambling
8 1 (2.17%) Streaming Video
8 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
8 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
8 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.39%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) iOS Development
2 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.78%) OO
4 13 (28.26%) Mobile Development
5 12 (26.09%) TDD
6 10 (21.74%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) Pair Programming
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
8 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
8 7 (15.22%) OOD
9 6 (13.04%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (8.70%) Memory Management
10 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.52%) OOP
11 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (6.52%) Android Development
12 2 (4.35%) Analytics
12 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) Objective-C
2 13 (28.26%) Apple Swift
3 4 (8.70%) C
4 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) XAML
6 1 (2.17%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Apple
2 2 (4.35%) Facebook
2 2 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) ION Trading
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