Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Adobe After Effects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Adobe After Effects over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Adobe After Effects
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 805 854
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49 -33
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 39 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.026% 0.039%
As % of the Applications category 0.44% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 25
UK median daily rate £275 £263 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -16.67% +22.93%
10th Percentile £130 £208 £163
90th Percentile £400 £361 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £240 £295
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.64% +28.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
UK median hourly rate £27.00 £15.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.19% -34.74% -26.92%
10th Percentile £26.50 £15.25 £16.13
90th Percentile £27.50 £15.75 £28.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +74.19% -22.50% -

Adobe After Effects is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,799 8,518 10,780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.74% 9.01% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,403 5,036 6,344
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £141 £145 £153
90th Percentile £560 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 773 865 996
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.70% +6.20%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.79 £40.50 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £15.16
% change year-on-year -1.69% -2.70% +4.55%

Adobe After Effects
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Adobe After Effects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects.

Contractor daily rate trend for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Adobe After Effects over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe After Effects.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Adobe After Effects in the UK

Adobe After Effects
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe After Effects within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 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
England +2 38 £263 - 37
London -39 21 £238 -29.10% 13
UK excluding London +12 18 £300 +25.00% 24
North of England +42 9 £365 +46.00% 5
North West - 9 £365 - 1
Midlands - 3 £250 - 3
West Midlands - 3 £250 - 2
South East -11 2 - - 13
East of England - 2 £135 - 2
Scotland - 1 £300 -
South West - 1 £300 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe After Effects 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 with a requirement for Adobe After Effects.

1 27 (69.23%) Photoshop
2 23 (58.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (56.41%) Adobe Premiere
4 20 (51.28%) Adobe
5 19 (48.72%) HTML
6 16 (41.03%) User Experience
6 16 (41.03%) InVision
7 15 (38.46%) Wireframes
7 15 (38.46%) CSS
8 14 (35.90%) Degree
9 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
9 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.64%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) Workflow
10 9 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (20.51%) Information Architecture
11 8 (20.51%) Prototyping
11 8 (20.51%) Infographics
11 8 (20.51%) Graphic Design
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Video Editing
12 7 (17.95%) Animation
12 7 (17.95%) Marketing
12 7 (17.95%) Advertising
12 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
12 7 (17.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 7 (17.95%) HTML5
12 7 (17.95%) Axure RP
13 5 (12.82%) InDesign
13 5 (12.82%) Flash

Adobe After Effects
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.13%) Marvel
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Photoshop
2 23 (58.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (56.41%) Adobe Premiere
4 16 (41.03%) InVision
5 5 (12.82%) InDesign
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (5.13%) Camtasia
7 2 (5.13%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (5.13%) Fireworks
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (2.56%) 3ds Max
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (2.56%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (2.56%) Maya
8 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Advertising
2 7 (17.95%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) French Language
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) German Language
4 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Designer
2 13 (33.33%) UX Designer
3 6 (15.38%) UI Designer
4 5 (12.82%) Digital Designer
4 5 (12.82%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (10.26%) HTML CSS Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Animator
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Information Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile UI Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile UX Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Photoshop Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Creative Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Producer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) HTML
2 15 (38.46%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML5
4 5 (12.82%) Flash
5 3 (7.69%) Framer.js
6 1 (2.56%) .NET
6 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) User Experience
2 8 (20.51%) Graphic Design
2 8 (20.51%) Video Editing
3 7 (17.95%) Animation
4 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (10.26%) Social Media
6 3 (7.69%) Motion Graphics
6 3 (7.69%) Photography
7 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
8 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (2.56%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Wireframes
2 10 (25.64%) Visualisation
3 9 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
3 9 (23.08%) Workflow
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Infographics
4 8 (20.51%) Information Architecture
4 8 (20.51%) Prototyping
5 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
6 5 (12.82%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (10.26%) Typography
7 4 (10.26%) UX Design
8 3 (7.69%) Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (5.13%) Line Management
9 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (5.13%) Strategic Thinking
9 2 (5.13%) Visual Effects
10 1 (2.56%) Customer-Centricity
10 1 (2.56%) Instructional Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) AppleScript
2 1 (2.56%) C++
2 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Adobe
2 3 (7.69%) Facebook
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Apple