Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Animator was £173 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Animator
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 825 832
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 0
Contract jobs requiring an Animator 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
England median daily rate £173 £383 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.96% +70.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £113 £300 £164
90th Percentile £325 £406 £293
UK median daily rate £173 £383 £225
% change year-on-year -54.96% +70.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,728 85,326 92,700
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,854 56,159 59,974
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,579 2,933 3,553
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.50
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.88
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Animator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Animator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Animator in England

Animator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animator in England

Animator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animator in England over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animator in England

Animator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animator in England

Animator
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 Animator within the England region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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 -50 5 £170 -55.61%
South East - 1 £350 -
Animator
UK

Animator Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Animator contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Animator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Animation
2 2 (33.33%) Maya
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Effects
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (16.67%) Direct3D
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Animation
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Video Editing
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Animator Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (33.33%) Maya
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Direct3D
1 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Animation
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Effects
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) SAP