Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 25 May 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 555 791 821
Rank change year-on-year +236 +30 -35
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 33 33 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.077% 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Applications category 0.88% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 27
Median daily rate £300 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £213 £161 £133
90th Percentile £485 £375 £413
UK median daily rate £306 £250 £275
% change year-on-year +22.50% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.75
UK median hourly rate - - £29.75

Adobe After Effects is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,736 6,903 8,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.73% 8.24% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,126 4,059 4,985
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £149 £148 £145
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £370 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -1.33% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 574 713
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.80 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.72 £44.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate £18.49 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.39% +0.61% +3.13%

Adobe After Effects
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Adobe After Effects as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe After Effects in England

Adobe After Effects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Adobe After Effects in England.

Daily rate trend for Adobe After Effects in England

Adobe After Effects
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Adobe After Effects in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Adobe After Effects in England

Adobe After Effects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Adobe After Effects in England.

Hourly rate trend for Adobe After Effects in England

Adobe After Effects
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe After Effects within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
London +174 25 £300 +33.33% 2
South East +123 3 £313 -
Midlands +78 2 - -
West Midlands +71 2 - -
South West +49 2 £325 -
East of England +61 1 £250 -
Adobe After Effects
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe After Effects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Adobe After Effects.

1 29 (87.88%) Adobe
2 20 (60.61%) Sketch
3 18 (54.55%) Wireframes
4 14 (42.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) User Experience
5 12 (36.36%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 11 (33.33%) InVision
6 11 (33.33%) Zeplin
7 9 (27.27%) Flash
7 9 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (24.24%) Social Media
9 7 (21.21%) Marketing
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (12.12%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 4 (12.12%) Adobe XD
11 4 (12.12%) InDesign
11 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.12%) Retail
12 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 3 (9.09%) Video Editing
12 3 (9.09%) Animation
12 3 (9.09%) Figma
12 3 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
12 3 (9.09%) Iconography
13 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
13 2 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager

Adobe After Effects
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) Moodle
1 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Sketch
2 11 (33.33%) InVision
2 11 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 11 (33.33%) Zeplin
3 9 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (15.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (15.15%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (12.12%) Adobe XD
5 4 (12.12%) InDesign
6 3 (9.09%) Figma
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (3.03%) Camtasia
7 1 (3.03%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (3.03%) GIMP
7 1 (3.03%) Houdini
7 1 (3.03%) Inkscape
7 1 (3.03%) Maya
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 7 (21.21%) Marketing
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Designer
2 13 (39.39%) Digital Designer
3 7 (21.21%) UI Designer
3 7 (21.21%) UX Designer
4 3 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Web Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Email Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Interaction Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Designer
6 1 (3.03%) 3D Artist
6 1 (3.03%) Animator
6 1 (3.03%) Creative Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (3.03%) e-Learning Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (3.03%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) Flash
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) Framer.js
5 1 (3.03%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) User Experience
2 8 (24.24%) Social Media
3 3 (9.09%) Animation
3 3 (9.09%) Video Editing
4 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.06%) e-Learning
4 2 (6.06%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.03%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Photography
5 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.03%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (3.03%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Wireframes
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 3 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (9.09%) Iconography
5 2 (6.06%) Adaptive Web Design
5 2 (6.06%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Insight
5 2 (6.06%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.06%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (6.06%) Instructional Design
5 2 (6.06%) Iteration Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Iteration Retrospective
5 2 (6.06%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.06%) SEO
5 2 (6.06%) Visual Effects
5 2 (6.06%) Web Design
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) WCAG
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore