The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Contract jobs citing Animation 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.27% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Median daily rate £375 £255 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.05% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -25.80% +29.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - -

Animation is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 634 1007 849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.03% 34.78% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 541 387
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 40
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £28.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +39.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.93 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Animation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in Scotland

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in Scotland

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in Scotland over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in Scotland

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in Scotland

Animation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 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
Glasgow +4 4 £375 +47.05%
Edinburgh - 2 £463 -
Animation
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Animation.

1 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Core Animation
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (50.00%) UIKit
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (50.00%) Core Data
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Maya
3 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maya
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) iTunes
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
3 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Animator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Animator
4 1 (12.50%) 3D Animator
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Head of User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Maya Animator
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Core Animation
1 4 (50.00%) Core Data
1 4 (50.00%) UIKit
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Apple TV
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Autodesk