Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 353 359
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 +5
Contract jobs citing Animation 12 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.29% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
South East median daily rate £313 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% +15.94% -1.43%
10th Percentile £209 £113 £210
90th Percentile £539 £481 £450
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.17% +24.32%
England median hourly rate £31.00 £62.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year -50.40% +35.87% +53.33%

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 5,264 4,898 5,368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.26% 30.16% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,120 2,809 3,096
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.60%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £588 £570 £573
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 255 310
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.39% -8.79% +20.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.07 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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

Animation
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

Animation
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 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in the South East

Animation
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

Animation
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 21 October 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
Hampshire -17 6 £250 +100.00% 4
Thames Valley -5 2 £391 -15.41% 2
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Berkshire -9 1 £220 -52.43%
Surrey -19 1 £500 +42.86%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £563 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £450 -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) Android Development
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Kotlin
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) Retrofit
3 2 (16.67%) Dagger
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) VC++
4 1 (8.33%) Flash

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 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) InDesign
2 1 (8.33%) Maya
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Animator
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Animator
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Games Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Dagger
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) Retrofit
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Core Animation
4 1 (8.33%) Core Data
4 1 (8.33%) DirectX
4 1 (8.33%) Flash
4 1 (8.33%) LESS
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Sass
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Motion Graphics
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Android Development
1 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Animation
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Programming
3 1 (8.33%) CAD
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Kotlin
3 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) VC++
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) DoubleClick