Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 24 November 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 > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 534 492
Rank change year-on-year -25 -42 +51
Contract jobs citing Animation 70 86 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.52% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 74
London median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £271
90th Percentile £544 £513 £475
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.59 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.54% -16.86% +1.33%
England median hourly rate £33.76 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.22% +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18414 16566 17511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.10% 36.73% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13189 11739 12310
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 256 302
London median hourly rate £21.40 £19.71 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.89 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.80 £50.00 £47.28
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in London

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in London

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in London

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in London

Animation
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London +6 16 £488 +62.50% 6
West London -16 1 £225 -35.71%
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for Animation.

1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (34.29%) Apple iOS
2 22 (31.43%) HTML
3 21 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 21 (30.00%) User Experience
4 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.57%) CSS
4 20 (28.57%) Android
5 18 (25.71%) OOP
6 17 (24.29%) Android Development
7 16 (22.86%) Front End Development
7 16 (22.86%) Finance
8 15 (21.43%) Core Animation
9 14 (20.00%) HTML5
10 13 (18.57%) Mobile App
10 13 (18.57%) Software Architecture
10 13 (18.57%) Domain-Driven Design
11 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
12 11 (15.71%) Web Development
12 11 (15.71%) Photoshop
12 11 (15.71%) C++
12 11 (15.71%) Adobe
13 10 (14.29%) Apple
13 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
13 10 (14.29%) React
14 9 (12.86%) Mobile Development
14 9 (12.86%) Marketing
14 9 (12.86%) Java
15 8 (11.43%) jQuery
15 8 (11.43%) Google

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (5.71%) WordPress
3 3 (4.29%) Marvel
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.43%) Drupal
5 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (7.14%) InVision
4 4 (5.71%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (4.29%) InDesign
6 2 (2.86%) Acrobat
6 2 (2.86%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.43%) 3ds Max
7 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (1.43%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Magento
2 2 (2.86%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Google App Engine
1 5 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.29%) GitHub
3 2 (2.86%) Google Play
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) Grunt
2 5 (7.14%) gulp
3 3 (4.29%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.29%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) Xcode
4 2 (2.86%) webpack
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Marketing
3 7 (10.00%) Advertising
4 6 (8.57%) Games
5 4 (5.71%) Banking
6 3 (4.29%) Retail
7 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Designer
2 14 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Android Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Programmer
5 6 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (8.57%) Graphic Designer
6 5 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.14%) UI Designer
7 4 (5.71%) Android Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Digital Designer
8 3 (4.29%) iOS Programmer
8 3 (4.29%) iPhone Developer
8 3 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.29%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (2.86%) iOS Android Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) CSS
3 15 (21.43%) Core Animation
4 14 (20.00%) HTML5
5 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
6 10 (14.29%) React
7 8 (11.43%) Core Data
7 8 (11.43%) CSS3
7 8 (11.43%) HTML5 Canvas
7 8 (11.43%) jQuery
7 8 (11.43%) RESTful
8 7 (10.00%) Android SDK
8 7 (10.00%) Sass
8 7 (10.00%) SVG
8 7 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (8.57%) WebGL
10 5 (7.14%) Django
10 5 (7.14%) Material Design
10 5 (7.14%) RxJava
10 5 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) User Experience
2 13 (18.57%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.00%) iPad
3 7 (10.00%) iPhone
4 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.71%) Spread Betting
6 3 (4.29%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.29%) Video Editing
7 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.86%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.86%) Podcast
8 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.43%) Fintech
8 1 (1.43%) Photography
8 1 (1.43%) Social Media
8 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Apple iOS
2 20 (28.57%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 18 (25.71%) OOP
4 17 (24.29%) Android Development
5 16 (22.86%) Front End Development
6 13 (18.57%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (18.57%) Software Architecture
7 11 (15.71%) Web Development
8 9 (12.86%) Mobile Development
9 8 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 6 (8.57%) Iconography
11 6 (8.57%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (8.57%) Project Management
11 6 (8.57%) Prototyping
12 5 (7.14%) BDD
12 5 (7.14%) Functional Programming
12 5 (7.14%) TDD
13 4 (5.71%) Typography
13 4 (5.71%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.71%) C++
3 9 (12.86%) Java
4 6 (8.57%) Apple Swift
5 5 (7.14%) Groovy
5 5 (7.14%) Kotlin
5 5 (7.14%) Python
5 5 (7.14%) Scala
6 4 (5.71%) PHP
7 3 (4.29%) C#
7 3 (4.29%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Adobe
2 10 (14.29%) Apple
3 8 (11.43%) Google
4 3 (4.29%) WooCommerce
5 1 (1.43%) Samsung