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 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Core Animation
Rank 630 598 608
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 26 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.053% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.20% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 4
Median daily rate £390 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £276 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+24.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.90 -
UK excluding London median 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
15110 14689 14482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.00% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10708 9655 9625
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 203 177
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 27 May 2016.

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 11 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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -28 20 £413 -2.36% 9
South East -14 8 £450 +38.46% 1
West Sussex -22 8 £450 +38.46% 1
Leeds - 7 £390 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £390 -
Yorkshire - 7 £390 -
Glasgow - 6 £263 -
Scotland - 6 £263 -
Crawley -5 5 £450 +35.84%
London -16 5 £425 -5.55% 7
City of London +37 2 £425 -15.00% 3

Core Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 40 (95.24%) iOS Development
3 39 (92.86%) Animation
4 32 (76.19%) Apple
5 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (64.29%) Objective-C
7 23 (54.76%) Cocoa
8 22 (52.38%) JSON
8 22 (52.38%) Cocoa Touch
9 21 (50.00%) XML
10 20 (47.62%) iPhone
10 20 (47.62%) Apple Swift
11 19 (45.24%) iPad
12 17 (40.48%) Mobile App
12 17 (40.48%) Automated Testing
12 17 (40.48%) TDD
13 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (35.71%) Multithreading
14 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
15 14 (33.33%) HTTP
16 13 (30.95%) Cryptography
16 13 (30.95%) Data Structures
16 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
16 13 (30.95%) Mobile Development
16 13 (30.95%) RESTful
16 13 (30.95%) Memory Management
16 13 (30.95%) Code Optimisation
17 12 (28.57%) UIKit
18 11 (26.19%) OO
19 9 (21.43%) MVC

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 (4.76%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
1 2 (4.76%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
1 5 (11.90%) Xcode
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.38%) CocoaPods
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 37 (88.10%) iOS Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 6 (14.29%) iOS Programmer
3 6 (14.29%) Programmer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Objective-C Developer
6 2 (4.76%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.38%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (2.38%) iPhone Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) Cocoa
2 22 (52.38%) Cocoa Touch
2 22 (52.38%) JSON
3 21 (50.00%) XML
4 13 (30.95%) RESTful
5 12 (28.57%) UIKit
6 3 (7.14%) iOS SDK
6 3 (7.14%) REST
7 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) CSS3
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (4.76%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) OpenGL
7 2 (4.76%) OpenGL ES
7 2 (4.76%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) SVG
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (92.86%) Animation
2 20 (47.62%) iPhone
3 19 (45.24%) iPad
4 17 (40.48%) Mobile App
5 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
5 13 (30.95%) Cryptography
5 13 (30.95%) Data Structures
6 7 (16.67%) User Experience
7 5 (11.90%) Apple TV
8 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
9 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (4.76%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (4.76%) Social Media
10 1 (2.38%) NHS
10 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.90%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) iOS Development
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Automated Testing
3 17 (40.48%) TDD
4 16 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (35.71%) Multithreading
5 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.95%) Code Optimisation
6 13 (30.95%) Memory Management
6 13 (30.95%) Mobile Development
7 11 (26.19%) OO
8 9 (21.43%) MVC
9 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 6 (14.29%) OOD
9 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Android Development
11 3 (7.14%) BDD
11 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
12 2 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) Objective-C
2 20 (47.62%) Apple Swift
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) C
5 3 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) Java
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Apple
2 7 (16.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.38%) Google
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