Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 159 144
Rank change year-on-year +29 -15 -21
Contract jobs citing Animation 11 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.37% 0.085% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 0.26% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Manchester median daily rate £275 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.68% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £339 £340
90th Percentile £288 £380 £388
North West median daily rate £275 £370 £375
% change year-on-year -25.68% -1.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £19.50 - £10.75
North West median hourly rate £19.50 - £28.88

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 890 1151 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.31% 32.52% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 751 581
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £175 £263 £213
90th Percentile £596 £538 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 34 40
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.03% +7.41% -6.90%
10th Percentile £12.84 £11.45 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £29.22 £37.76
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Animation in Manchester

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in Manchester

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Animation.

1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Graphics
1 9 (81.82%) 3ds Max
1 9 (81.82%) Project Planning
1 9 (81.82%) Photography
1 9 (81.82%) Time Management
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Modelling
1 9 (81.82%) Visualisation
1 9 (81.82%) ZBrush
1 9 (81.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 9 (81.82%) Texturing
1 9 (81.82%) Wireframes
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
2 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Core Data
2 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
2 1 (9.09%) CocoaPods
2 1 (9.09%) QuartzCore
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (9.09%) iOS Development

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (81.82%) 3ds Max
1 9 (81.82%) Photoshop
1 9 (81.82%) ZBrush
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CocoaPods
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 3D Modeller
2 2 (18.18%) 3D Artist
3 1 (9.09%) Author
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
2 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Core Data
2 1 (9.09%) QuartzCore
2 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Graphics
1 9 (81.82%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Modelling
1 9 (81.82%) Project Planning
1 9 (81.82%) Texturing
1 9 (81.82%) Time Management
1 9 (81.82%) Visualisation
1 9 (81.82%) Wireframes
2 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe