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 3 months to 29 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
England / South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 249 250
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing Animation 3 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.039% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.55% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
Median daily rate £128 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.66% +44.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £401 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £450 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -25.80% +29.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year +13.04% -  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2206 2721 2970
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.57% 30.54% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 2249 2188
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 195 168
Median hourly rate £19.66 £36.00 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.38% +120.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +27.77%  

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 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 3 months to 29 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
Middlesex +11 1 £130 -
Hampshire +4 1 £125 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Animation.

1 10 (66.67%) User Experience
2 7 (46.67%) Android
2 7 (46.67%) Apple
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Typography
3 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Android Development
6 3 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (20.00%) Adobe
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Graphic Design
7 2 (13.33%) Flash
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
7 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
7 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (6.67%) Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
8 1 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax

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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Captivate
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Designer
2 8 (53.33%) UI Designer
3 7 (46.67%) Mobile Designer
3 7 (46.67%) Mobile UI Designer
4 4 (26.67%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Flash Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Flash Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior UI Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Flash
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
4 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (6.67%) Core Animation
4 1 (6.67%) Core Data
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) DOM
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) XHTML
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (6.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (40.00%) Typography
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Content Development
5 1 (6.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Infographics
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Apple
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe