The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Motion Graphics in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Motion Graphics over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Motion Graphics
Rank 619 650 630
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -20
Contract jobs citing Motion Graphics 15 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.074% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 3
Median daily rate £350 £351 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +56.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £238 £188
% change year-on-year
+57.05% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
17813 18953 18515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.41% 32.49% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11509 11900 11078
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 765 780
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.82% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.44 £44.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Motion Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Motion Graphics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Motion Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Motion Graphics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Motion Graphics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Motion Graphics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Motion Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Motion Graphics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Motion Graphics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Motion Graphics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Motion Graphics
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Motion Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +18 15 £350 -0.28% 10
London +9 12 £349 -7.12% 7
South East +11 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
City of London +32 1 £350 +7.69%
Halifax - 1 £373 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £373 -
Yorkshire - 1 £373 -

Motion Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Motion Graphics 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 Motion Graphics.

1 14 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 12 (54.55%) Adobe
3 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 11 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 11 (50.00%) User Experience
4 8 (36.36%) Photography
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
5 7 (31.82%) Flash
5 7 (31.82%) HTML
5 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
6 6 (27.27%) Typography
7 5 (22.73%) Animation
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 4 (18.18%) Use Case
8 4 (18.18%) Iconography
8 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
9 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (13.64%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (9.09%) Marketing
10 2 (9.09%) Degree
10 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
10 2 (9.09%) Internet
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) Games
10 2 (9.09%) Product Management
10 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing

Motion Graphics
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 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 11 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (13.64%) CINEMA 4D
5 2 (9.09%) InVision
6 1 (4.55%) 3ds Max
6 1 (4.55%) Edge Animate
6 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Designer
2 5 (22.73%) Graphic Designer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Visual Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Visual Designer
4 3 (13.64%) UX Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Animator
5 2 (9.09%) Interaction Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Animator
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Artist
6 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.55%) Flash Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.55%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) Flash
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) User Experience
2 8 (36.36%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (36.36%) Photography
3 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
4 5 (22.73%) Animation
5 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
5 2 (9.09%) RIA
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
6 1 (4.55%) Blog
6 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Typography
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Iconography
3 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 4 (18.18%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.09%) Usability Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Animation
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter