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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Motion Graphics over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Motion Graphics
Rank 616 594 578
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Contract jobs citing Motion Graphics 12 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.029% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.072% 0.093% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £150 £225 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £165 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
16608 16075 15635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.29% 31.16% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 10009 9460
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 683 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Motion Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Motion Graphics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Motion Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -13 12 £150 -33.33% 10
South East +4 8 - - 2
Berkshire - 8 - -
London +11 3 £75 - 4
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Leeds - 1 £225 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £225 -
Yorkshire - 1 £225 -

Motion Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Motion Graphics 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 Motion Graphics.

1 19 (70.37%) Animation
2 18 (66.67%) User Experience
3 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 9 (33.33%) Marketing
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) SVG
4 8 (29.63%) OpenGL
4 8 (29.63%) Android
4 8 (29.63%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) Core Animation
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (29.63%) Node.js
4 8 (29.63%) OpenGL ES
4 8 (29.63%) HTML5 Canvas
4 8 (29.63%) Android Development
4 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
5 7 (25.93%) CSS3
5 7 (25.93%) Rapid Prototyping
5 7 (25.93%) HTML5
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Banking
5 7 (25.93%) OO
5 7 (25.93%) Adobe After Effects
6 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) Adobe
8 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
9 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator

Motion Graphics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Motion Graphics 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 Motion Graphics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (11.11%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (3.70%) 3ds Max
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (3.70%) InDesign
4 1 (3.70%) Maya
4 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Designer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) UX Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Visual Designer
5 6 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (22.22%) Graphic Designer
6 5 (18.52%) Motion Graphics Designer
7 3 (11.11%) UX Designer
8 2 (7.41%) Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Graphic Artist
8 2 (7.41%) UI Designer
8 2 (7.41%) User Experience Architect
9 1 (3.70%) 3D Designer
9 1 (3.70%) 3D Max Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Digital Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Graphic Designer
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Photoshop Designer
9 1 (3.70%) PowerPoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) CSS
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) Core Animation
2 8 (29.63%) HTML5 Canvas
2 8 (29.63%) jQuery
2 8 (29.63%) OpenGL
2 8 (29.63%) OpenGL ES
2 8 (29.63%) SVG
3 7 (25.93%) CSS3
3 7 (25.93%) HTML5
4 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Animation
2 18 (66.67%) User Experience
3 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (11.11%) Graphic Design
5 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 8 (29.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Android Development
1 8 (29.63%) iOS Development
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) OO
2 7 (25.93%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 1 (3.70%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) B2B
4 1 (3.70%) B2C
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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