Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 359 365
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +3
Contract jobs citing Animation 15 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 20
South East median daily rate £450 £268 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.22% -24.91% +29.55%
10th Percentile £113 £210 £213
90th Percentile £481 £398 £546
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +53.33% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £27.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £36.90
England median hourly rate £33.76 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.22% +20.00% -68.83%

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 4872 4959 5998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.95% 29.79% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2839 3484
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £225
90th Percentile £565 £575 £529
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 288 325
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +17.95% +20.67%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.00 £11.20
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.13 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -9 7 £463 +120.24% 3
Berkshire +7 6 £463 +120.24%
Surrey - 5 £350 - 2
Hampshire +10 2 £125 -
Oxfordshire +9 1 £450 - 3
Middlesex +6 1 £130 -
Animation
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Animation.

1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (46.67%) User Experience
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) SaaS
6 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 5 (33.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (26.67%) gulp
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Axure RP
7 4 (26.67%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) CSS3
7 4 (26.67%) Sass
7 4 (26.67%) LESS
7 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (26.67%) Grunt
7 4 (26.67%) Graphic Design
7 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio

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 2 (13.33%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (53.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (6.67%) Maya
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Axure RP
1 4 (26.67%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Grunt
1 4 (26.67%) gulp
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (6.67%) Mocha
2 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Angular Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Animator
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Artist
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Modeller
5 1 (6.67%) Animator
5 1 (6.67%) Flash Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Flash Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Interface Designer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (33.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 5 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) JSON
4 4 (26.67%) LESS
4 4 (26.67%) Node.js
4 4 (26.67%) Sass
4 4 (26.67%) SVG
4 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (20.00%) DHTML
5 3 (20.00%) OpenGL
5 3 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (13.33%) Flash
6 2 (13.33%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (6.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) User Experience
2 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (26.67%) Graphic Design
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (6.67%) SCORM
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (20.00%) Infographics
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) 3D Animation
4 2 (13.33%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Typography
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) GLSL
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Apiary
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft