The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Adobe After Effects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe After Effects over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe After Effects
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 163 197
Rank change year-on-year -2 +34  
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.030% 0.030% 0.069%
As % of the Applications category 0.38% 0.33% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £150 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -47.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £269 £225
% change year-on-year +2.32% +19.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Adobe After Effects is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 261 306 659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 7.91% 9.04% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 229 472
Median daily rate £390 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 36
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £14.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +25.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.80 £38.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Adobe After Effects
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Adobe After Effects as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe After Effects in the City of London

Adobe After Effects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe After Effects in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe After Effects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Adobe After Effects.

1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

Adobe After Effects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Motion Graphics Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe