The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 556 565
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9  
Contract jobs citing Animation 44 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.41% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 34
Median daily rate £345 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.96% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £281 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -25.80% +29.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.00 - £24.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - -

Animation is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14478 16219 16382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.54% 33.28% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9485 10793 10517
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 523 579
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Animation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in England

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in England

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in England

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in England

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Animation in England

Animation
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 Animation within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
London -24 21 £350 - 8
East of England +11 17 £288 - 2
South East +19 3 £128 -71.66% 3
South West +6 2 £363 +25.00% 2
Animation
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Animation.

1 50 (42.74%) HTML
2 43 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 40 (34.19%) TDD
3 40 (34.19%) Core Animation
4 39 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (32.48%) Core Data
6 36 (30.77%) Apple iOS
7 34 (29.06%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (29.06%) XML
8 33 (28.21%) JSON
8 33 (28.21%) Push Notifications
9 31 (26.50%) Android
9 31 (26.50%) RESTful
9 31 (26.50%) Mobile App
10 27 (23.08%) iOS Development
10 27 (23.08%) CSS
11 26 (22.22%) User Experience
12 25 (21.37%) Jenkins
13 24 (20.51%) GitHub
13 24 (20.51%) JUnit
13 24 (20.51%) OOA/OOD
13 24 (20.51%) OOD
13 24 (20.51%) MVC
13 24 (20.51%) Pair Programming
14 22 (18.80%) Android Development
15 20 (17.09%) Git (software)
16 19 (16.24%) Apple Swift
16 19 (16.24%) Java
17 18 (15.38%) Subversion
17 18 (15.38%) Front End Development

Animation
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 8 (6.84%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.85%) Mule
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 10 (8.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (7.69%) Maya
4 8 (6.84%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (5.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (4.27%) 3ds Max
7 4 (3.42%) CINEMA 4D
7 4 (3.42%) InDesign
7 4 (3.42%) InVision
7 4 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (2.56%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.85%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.85%) Houdini
9 1 (0.85%) MotionBuilder
9 1 (0.85%) NUKE
9 1 (0.85%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.51%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.85%) Firebase
2 1 (0.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) HTTP
2 5 (4.27%) SSL
3 2 (1.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (21.37%) Jenkins
2 24 (20.51%) JUnit
3 20 (17.09%) Git (software)
4 18 (15.38%) Subversion
5 17 (14.53%) Xcode
6 15 (12.82%) Calabash
6 15 (12.82%) Gradle
7 6 (5.13%) Android Studio
8 5 (4.27%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.42%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.56%) Hudson
11 2 (1.71%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (1.71%) gulp
12 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.85%) Flex Builder
12 1 (0.85%) Grunt
12 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 12 (10.26%) Finance
1 12 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 11 (9.40%) Automotive
3 10 (8.55%) Marketing
4 9 (7.69%) Games
5 7 (5.98%) Banking
6 6 (5.13%) Multimedia
6 6 (5.13%) Publishing
7 2 (1.71%) Advertising
7 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) French Language
8 1 (0.85%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (62.39%) Developer
2 27 (23.08%) Designer
3 26 (22.22%) iOS Developer
4 18 (15.38%) Android Developer
5 14 (11.97%) UI Developer
6 13 (11.11%) UI Designer
7 8 (6.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.98%) Mobile Designer
8 7 (5.98%) Mobile UI Designer
9 5 (4.27%) Graphic Designer
10 4 (3.42%) 3D Artist
10 4 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.42%) UI/UX Designer
10 4 (3.42%) UI/UX Developer
10 4 (3.42%) UX Designer
10 4 (3.42%) UX Developer
11 3 (2.56%) Animator
11 3 (2.56%) Digital Designer
12 2 (1.71%) Graphic Artist
12 2 (1.71%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (42.74%) HTML
2 40 (34.19%) Core Animation
3 38 (32.48%) Core Data
4 34 (29.06%) XML
5 33 (28.21%) JSON
6 31 (26.50%) RESTful
7 27 (23.08%) CSS
8 17 (14.53%) HTML5
9 16 (13.68%) Android SDK
9 16 (13.68%) Cocoa
10 15 (12.82%) CSS3
11 14 (11.97%) Sass
12 13 (11.11%) LESS
13 12 (10.26%) Dojo
14 11 (9.40%) jQuery
14 11 (9.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 10 (8.55%) Ajax
16 9 (7.69%) DOM
16 9 (7.69%) iPhone SDK
16 9 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.50%) Mobile App
2 26 (22.22%) User Experience
3 12 (10.26%) iPhone
4 8 (6.84%) Graphic Design
5 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.27%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.27%) e-Learning
6 5 (4.27%) Motion Graphics
6 5 (4.27%) PKI
7 4 (3.42%) HTC Vive
7 4 (3.42%) SCORM
8 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.56%) iPad
8 3 (2.56%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.56%) Oculus Rift
8 3 (2.56%) Photography
8 3 (2.56%) Video Editing
9 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 31 (26.50%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Linux
3 2 (1.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) TDD
2 39 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.06%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (28.21%) Push Notifications
5 27 (23.08%) iOS Development
6 24 (20.51%) MVC
6 24 (20.51%) OOA/OOD
6 24 (20.51%) OOD
6 24 (20.51%) Pair Programming
7 22 (18.80%) Android Development
8 18 (15.38%) Front End Development
9 16 (13.68%) Web Development
10 13 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 13 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
11 12 (10.26%) OOP
12 11 (9.40%) Mobile Development
12 11 (9.40%) Prototyping
13 10 (8.55%) Scrum
14 9 (7.69%) Benchmarking
15 7 (5.98%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 43 (36.75%) JavaScript
2 19 (16.24%) Apple Swift
2 19 (16.24%) Java
3 16 (13.68%) Objective-C
4 13 (11.11%) C++
5 5 (4.27%) C#
6 2 (1.71%) ActionScript
6 2 (1.71%) C
6 2 (1.71%) PHP
6 2 (1.71%) Python
7 1 (0.85%) Groovy
7 1 (0.85%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.85%) Scala
7 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (14.53%) Apple
2 14 (11.97%) Adobe
3 2 (1.71%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.85%) Alias
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.85%) SAP
4 1 (0.85%) Splunk
4 1 (0.85%) Tealium
4 1 (0.85%) TOWER Software
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