Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Animation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 234 260
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26 +38
Contract jobs citing Animation 15 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.47% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 11
City of London median daily rate £488 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% +16.67% -36.84%
10th Percentile £323 £218 £275
90th Percentile £544 £490 £475
Central London median daily rate £488 £400 £345
% change year-on-year +21.88% +15.94% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £27.80 - -
Central London median hourly rate £27.80 - -

Animation is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3088 2778 3630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.62% 41.40% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2173 2888
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 55
City of London median hourly rate £22.26 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £33.25 £54.51 £36.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.23 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.29% -12.50% +14.29%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in the City of London

Animation
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 Animation in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in the City of London

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in the City of London

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Animation 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 Animation.

1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) C++
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) OOP
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Android
1 6 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 6 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (40.00%) Android Development
1 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (33.33%) CSS3
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) iPhone
3 4 (26.67%) SVG
3 4 (26.67%) Apple
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) React
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) Core Animation
3 4 (26.67%) iPad
4 3 (20.00%) Adobe
4 3 (20.00%) Google
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Product Marketing

Animation
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Play
2 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (26.67%) iOS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 5 (33.33%) CSS3
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) Core Animation
3 4 (26.67%) LAMP
3 4 (26.67%) React
3 4 (26.67%) SVG
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (13.33%) WebGL
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) Django
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
1 4 (26.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Android Development
1 6 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (40.00%) OOP
1 6 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (13.33%) Product Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C++
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (20.00%) Google