Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 346 367
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21 -9
Contract jobs citing Animation 18 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.31% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 18
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -25.71% +53.51%
10th Percentile £160 £123 £341
90th Percentile £470 £350 £475
England median daily rate £363 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +20.83% -22.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £46.43 -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £37.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -2.03% +87.34% -34.17%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,223 4,791 5,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.78% 31.14% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,991 2,727 3,441
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +5.60%
10th Percentile £235 £219 £241
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 251 299
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -39.66% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.60 £11.77
90th Percentile £56.25 £46.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £23.00 £19.68 £21.00
% change year-on-year +16.86% -6.27% +16.67%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Thames Valley -10 9 £344 - 8
Buckinghamshire - 5 £350 -
Berkshire -6 4 £159 - 5
Hampshire -11 3 £276 +121.00% 1
Kent - 3 £450 - 1
Surrey -22 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £350 - 1
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Animation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Animation.

1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) CMS
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
3 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (33.33%) User Experience
4 5 (27.78%) Wireframes
4 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
4 5 (27.78%) RESTful
4 5 (27.78%) Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Video Editing
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Adobe
5 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
5 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 4 (22.22%) Web Design
5 4 (22.22%) Web Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Android
5 4 (22.22%) Social Media
5 4 (22.22%) Core Animation
5 4 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (22.22%) Core Data
5 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.56%) 3ds Max
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) gulp
2 1 (5.56%) PostCSS
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (22.22%) iOS Developer
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 3D Artist
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) RESTful
5 4 (22.22%) Cocoa
5 4 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
5 4 (22.22%) Core Animation
5 4 (22.22%) Core Data
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
7 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) D3.js
7 2 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (11.11%) JSON
7 2 (11.11%) Sass
7 2 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
8 1 (5.56%) LESS
8 1 (5.56%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) Video Editing
3 4 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (22.22%) Social Media
4 3 (16.67%) Graphic Design
4 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (16.67%) iPad
4 3 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
2 4 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (27.78%) Wireframes
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Web Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Web Design
4 3 (16.67%) 3D Animation
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) Infographics
4 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Push Notifications
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Cognos
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter