Period
to 20 June 2019

The median contractor rate for an Animator was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

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
England > London
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 594 619 581
Rank change year-on-year +25 -38 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Animator 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.016% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
London median daily rate £250 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
England median daily rate £250 £156 £275
% change year-on-year +60.00% -43.18% +74.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 37,803 42,588 37,855
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.27% 94.79% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,925 30,768 26,969
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 666 487
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% -2.27% +15.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £51.55
England median hourly rate £19.64 £18.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.16% -1.07% -6.48%

Animator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Animator in London

Animator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animator in London

Animator
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 Animator within the London region over the 6 months to 20 June 2019. 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
East London -2 2 £250 +100.00%
Central London - 2 £233 -
Animator
England

Animator Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 London region featuring Animator in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Maya
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Motion Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

Animator Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maya
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (50.00%) Animation
1 2 (50.00%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Modelling