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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Motion Graphics
Rank 649 632 582
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -50
Contract jobs citing Motion Graphics 7 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.031% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.039% 0.097% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £200 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £194 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £480 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £338 £220
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +53.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.77%
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
18012 17578 16813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.03% 31.84% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11669 10770 10365
Median daily rate £425 £413 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 718 736
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 28 May 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 6 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 28 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 -24 7 £200 -55.55% 6
London -16 5 £200 -55.55% 3
South East -1 2 £200 -57.89% 2
City of London +36 1 £150 -42.85% 2
Berkshire -9 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £200 -

Motion Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 5 (38.46%) Animation
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) CINEMA 4D
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Wireframes
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (15.38%) Typography
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) OpenGL ES
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (15.38%) Android Development
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
4 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (15.38%) InDesign
4 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management

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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe After Effects
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
3 3 (23.08%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (15.38%) InDesign
5 1 (7.69%) Edge Animate
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Graphic Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Motion Graphics Designer
4 2 (15.38%) UX Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Animator
5 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.69%) Flash Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Graphic Artist
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Photoshop Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PowerPoint Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Video Editor
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Core Animation
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) Flash
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
3 2 (15.38%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (15.38%) SVG
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Animation
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.69%) Blog
4 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Wireframes
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Android Development
2 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (15.38%) Typography
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) B2C
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
2 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter