Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 18 November 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 591 598
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing Core Animation 26 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.056% 0.062% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 15
London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £438 £376 £345
90th Percentile £556 £500 £488
England median daily rate £519 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +15.28% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year +73.61% +12.15% -

Core Animation is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17269 15562 15183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.10% 34.40% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 11655 11304
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 72 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

Core Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Core Animation in London

Core Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Core Animation in London

Core Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Core Animation in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Core Animation in London

Core 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 Core Animation within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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 +3 6 £538 +26.47%
Core Animation
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for Core Animation.

1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 26 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 21 (80.77%) Apple
3 19 (73.08%) Core Data
4 18 (69.23%) OOP
5 17 (65.38%) Apple Swift
6 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (57.69%) Animation
8 14 (53.85%) Objective-C
8 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
8 14 (53.85%) Push Notifications
9 13 (50.00%) iOS SDK
10 11 (42.31%) REST
10 11 (42.31%) GitHub
10 11 (42.31%) UIKit
10 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
10 11 (42.31%) Crashlytics
10 11 (42.31%) Bluetooth
10 11 (42.31%) JIRA
10 11 (42.31%) MVC
11 9 (34.62%) Scrum
11 9 (34.62%) TDD
11 9 (34.62%) Atlassian
12 8 (30.77%) Android
12 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (30.77%) User Experience
12 8 (30.77%) Mobile Development
13 7 (26.92%) iPad
13 7 (26.92%) iPhone
13 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture

Core 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Crashlytics
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (42.31%) JIRA
3 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Xcode
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
1 25 (96.15%) iOS Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Senior iOS Developer
3 3 (11.54%) iOS Programmer
3 3 (11.54%) iPhone Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 2 (7.69%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.85%) iOS Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Core Data
2 13 (50.00%) iOS SDK
3 11 (42.31%) REST
3 11 (42.31%) UIKit
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
5 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
5 2 (7.69%) Cocoa
5 2 (7.69%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Animation
2 8 (30.77%) User Experience
3 7 (26.92%) iPad
3 7 (26.92%) iPhone
4 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (30.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 18 (69.23%) OOP
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) Push Notifications
5 11 (42.31%) MVC
6 9 (34.62%) Scrum
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
7 8 (30.77%) Mobile Development
7 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
9 6 (23.08%) Android Development
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
10 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
11 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 2 (7.69%) Open Source
12 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Apple Swift
2 14 (53.85%) Objective-C
3 4 (15.38%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Java
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Apple
2 9 (34.62%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) Google