Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 12 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 173 196
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 +14
Contract jobs citing Animation 17 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.10% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
East of England median daily rate £425 £260 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.46% +73.33% -33.33%
10th Percentile £375 £260 £142
90th Percentile £463 £331 £396
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% - -
England median hourly rate £33.44 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.11% +20.00% -68.83%

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 East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1628 1539 1576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.85% 31.88% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 851 830
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £198 £180 £190
90th Percentile £573 £538 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 133 181
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +45.45% -3.30%
10th Percentile £11.08 £11.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.38 £43.75 £42.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.13 £19.35
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.01% +10.26%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in the East of England

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Animation in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in the East of England

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in the East of England

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Animation in the East of England

Animation
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the East of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -2 13 £425 +63.46%
Suffolk +11 3 £400 -
Hertfordshire -9 1 - -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Animation.

1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
3 13 (76.47%) Core Data
3 13 (76.47%) Push Notifications
3 13 (76.47%) RESTful
3 13 (76.47%) Core Animation
3 13 (76.47%) GitHub
3 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (76.47%) JUnit
3 13 (76.47%) XML
3 13 (76.47%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (76.47%) OOD
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
3 13 (76.47%) Pair Programming
3 13 (76.47%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) JSON
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) Android
4 9 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) Gradle
4 9 (52.94%) Calabash
4 9 (52.94%) Android SDK
4 9 (52.94%) Android Development
5 8 (47.06%) Android Studio
6 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
7 5 (29.41%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
8 4 (23.53%) Apple Swift
8 4 (23.53%) iPhone SDK
8 4 (23.53%) iOS Development

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) GitHub
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Slack
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
2 13 (76.47%) JUnit
3 9 (52.94%) Calabash
3 9 (52.94%) Gradle
4 8 (47.06%) Android Studio
5 4 (23.53%) Xcode
6 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Android Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Developer
4 4 (23.53%) iOS Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Creative Developer
6 1 (5.88%) e-Learning Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) Core Animation
2 13 (76.47%) Core Data
2 13 (76.47%) JSON
2 13 (76.47%) RESTful
2 13 (76.47%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) Android SDK
4 4 (23.53%) Cocoa
4 4 (23.53%) iOS SDK
4 4 (23.53%) iPhone SDK
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) iPhone
3 3 (17.65%) e-Learning
3 3 (17.65%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (76.47%) MVC
1 13 (76.47%) OOA/OOD
1 13 (76.47%) OOD
1 13 (76.47%) Pair Programming
1 13 (76.47%) Push Notifications
1 13 (76.47%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) Android Development
3 5 (29.41%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
5 3 (17.65%) Content Development
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) Apple Swift
3 4 (23.53%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe