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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Motion Graphics
Rank 607 633 638
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Contract jobs citing Motion Graphics 7 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.029% 0.018%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.043% 0.087% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £365 £400 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £213 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £470 £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+20.18% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -

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
16124 18312 17926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.53% 33.30% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10444 11516 11374
Median daily rate £433 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 785 743
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.12 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Motion Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Motion Graphics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 December 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 +7 4 £400 -4.76% 5
Scotland +8 3 £331 -11.86%
London +2 2 £400 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £331 -
Edinburgh +20 1 £413 +10.00%
City of London -12 1 £400 +68.42%

Motion Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 13 (65.00%) User Experience
2 10 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 10 (50.00%) Adobe
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (40.00%) Photography
5 7 (35.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
6 6 (30.00%) Animation
6 6 (30.00%) Typography
6 6 (30.00%) Iconography
6 6 (30.00%) Marketing
6 6 (30.00%) Prototyping
7 5 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Flash
8 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (20.00%) Multimedia
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Use Case
8 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
9 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
9 3 (15.00%) Product Management
10 2 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Analytics

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 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (15.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (10.00%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (10.00%) InVision
6 1 (5.00%) 3ds Max
6 1 (5.00%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (30.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Designer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Visual Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Visual Designer
4 3 (15.00%) UI Designer
4 3 (15.00%) UX Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Animator
5 2 (10.00%) Interaction Designer
5 2 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (5.00%) 3D Animator
6 1 (5.00%) Audio Visual Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Creative Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Creative Technologist
6 1 (5.00%) Development Officer
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Interactive Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Motion Graphics Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Technologist
6 1 (5.00%) Web UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Flash
4 2 (10.00%) Zurb Foundation
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) User Experience
2 8 (40.00%) Photography
3 7 (35.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (30.00%) Animation
5 5 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (10.00%) RIA
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Iconography
1 6 (30.00%) Prototyping
1 6 (30.00%) Typography
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Use Case
3 4 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Product Management
4 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) 3D Animation
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Adobe