The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Core Animation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Core Animation over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

Apple Core Animation
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 603 603
Rank change year-on-year +40 0  
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 19 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.059% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 17
Median daily rate £350 £413 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -7.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £388 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £344
% change year-on-year -5.06% +14.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - -

Core Animation is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13677 14326 14175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.21% 29.02% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9502 10197 9645
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 167 191
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Core Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Core Animation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Core Animation in England

Core Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Core Animation in England

Core Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Core Animation in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Core Animation in England

Core Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Core Animation in England

Core Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Core Animation in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Core Animation in England

Core 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 Core Animation within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
East of England - 10 £265 - 1
London +13 7 £350 -17.64% 1
Yorkshire +15 2 £430 +10.25%
Core Animation
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Core 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 Core Animation.

1 41 (97.62%) Core Data
2 39 (92.86%) Animation
3 34 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (78.57%) Push Notifications
5 32 (76.19%) TDD
6 30 (71.43%) RESTful
7 27 (64.29%) Apple iOS
7 27 (64.29%) iOS Development
8 26 (61.90%) Jenkins
9 25 (59.52%) JSON
9 25 (59.52%) MVC
9 25 (59.52%) XML
10 24 (57.14%) HTML
10 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
10 24 (57.14%) JUnit
10 24 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
10 24 (57.14%) OOD
10 24 (57.14%) Pair Programming
10 24 (57.14%) GitHub
11 23 (54.76%) Mobile App
12 20 (47.62%) Apple Swift
13 19 (45.24%) Objective-C
14 18 (42.86%) Cocoa
15 17 (40.48%) Java
15 17 (40.48%) Android
16 16 (38.10%) Xcode
16 16 (38.10%) Android Development
17 15 (35.71%) Gradle
17 15 (35.71%) Calabash
17 15 (35.71%) Android SDK

Core 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 1 (2.38%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 24 (57.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 24 (57.14%) JUnit
3 16 (38.10%) Xcode
4 15 (35.71%) Calabash
4 15 (35.71%) Gradle
5 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 9 (21.43%) Subversion
6 6 (14.29%) Android Studio
7 5 (11.90%) Bitbucket
8 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.19%) Manufacturing
2 10 (23.81%) Automotive
3 7 (16.67%) Finance
4 5 (11.90%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (64.29%) iOS Developer
3 15 (35.71%) Android Developer
4 4 (9.52%) UI Developer
4 4 (9.52%) UI/UX Developer
4 4 (9.52%) UX Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Integration Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) Core Data
2 30 (71.43%) RESTful
3 25 (59.52%) JSON
3 25 (59.52%) XML
4 24 (57.14%) HTML
5 18 (42.86%) Cocoa
6 15 (35.71%) Android SDK
7 10 (23.81%) iOS SDK
8 9 (21.43%) Cocoa Touch
8 9 (21.43%) iPhone SDK
9 3 (7.14%) UIKit
10 1 (2.38%) Node.js
10 1 (2.38%) REST
10 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
10 1 (2.38%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 39 (92.86%) Animation
2 23 (54.76%) Mobile App
3 11 (26.19%) iPhone
4 10 (23.81%) User Experience
5 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
5 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 5 (11.90%) PKI
6 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 17 (40.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (78.57%) Push Notifications
3 32 (76.19%) TDD
4 27 (64.29%) iOS Development
5 25 (59.52%) MVC
6 24 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
6 24 (57.14%) OOD
6 24 (57.14%) Pair Programming
7 16 (38.10%) Android Development
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.43%) Benchmarking
10 6 (14.29%) Cryptography
10 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (9.52%) IT Strategy
13 2 (4.76%) BDD
13 2 (4.76%) OOP
14 1 (2.38%) Scrum
14 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) Apple Swift
3 19 (45.24%) Objective-C
4 17 (40.48%) Java
5 10 (23.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Apple
2 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.38%) Splunk
2 1 (2.38%) Tealium
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