Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 704 857 843
Rank change year-on-year +153 -14 -1
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 43 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.038% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.69% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 29
UK median daily rate £300 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £213 £126 £130
90th Percentile £358 £315 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £213 £300
% change year-on-year +47.06% -29.17% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
UK median hourly rate £12.59 £18.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.85% -21.05% +53.23%
10th Percentile £11.51 £12.08 £19.53
90th Percentile £13.67 £25.23 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.59 £18.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year -32.85% -30.56% +74.19%

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 6,223 8,422 8,998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.69% 8.46% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,594 4,941 5,533
UK median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £140 £143 £140
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -3.57% +4.48% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 752 739
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.03 £42.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.32 £14.50
% change year-on-year +14.27% +5.62% -3.33%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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 +136 42 £300 +20.00% 30
London +127 27 £275 - 25
UK excluding London +82 16 £313 +47.06% 8
South West +18 7 £325 - 1
South East +73 4 £243 - 1
Midlands +52 3 £293 +67.14%
East Midlands +23 2 £275 -
West Midlands +46 1 £310 +77.14%
North of England +40 1 - - 3
Scotland +25 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 40 (93.02%) Adobe
2 28 (65.12%) Sketch
3 23 (53.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 22 (51.16%) Photoshop
5 21 (48.84%) Wireframes
6 16 (37.21%) HTML
7 15 (34.88%) User Experience
8 13 (30.23%) InVision
8 13 (30.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (25.58%) InDesign
9 11 (25.58%) Retail
9 11 (25.58%) Zeplin
10 10 (23.26%) CSS
11 7 (16.28%) Flash
11 7 (16.28%) CRM
12 6 (13.95%) Google
12 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.95%) Project Management
12 6 (13.95%) CMS
12 6 (13.95%) HTML5
12 6 (13.95%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (13.95%) Sitecore
12 6 (13.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (11.63%) MailChimp
13 5 (11.63%) Typography
13 5 (11.63%) Social Media
13 5 (11.63%) Marketing
13 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (9.30%) Motion Graphics

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 6 (13.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 6 (13.95%) CMS
1 6 (13.95%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Sketch
2 22 (51.16%) Photoshop
3 13 (30.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (30.23%) InVision
4 11 (25.58%) InDesign
4 11 (25.58%) Zeplin
5 5 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (6.98%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (6.98%) Adobe XD
6 3 (6.98%) CINEMA 4D
6 3 (6.98%) Figma
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (2.33%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (2.33%) Houdini
7 1 (2.33%) Inkscape
7 1 (2.33%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 23 (53.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 5 (11.63%) MailChimp
3 3 (6.98%) Responsys
General
1 11 (25.58%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Advertising
3 3 (6.98%) Games
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Designer
2 12 (27.91%) Digital Designer
3 7 (16.28%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (9.30%) Email Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Creative Designer
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Art Director
6 2 (4.65%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Email Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Interaction Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Motion Graphics Designer
6 2 (4.65%) UI Designer
6 2 (4.65%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.33%) 3D Artist
7 1 (2.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.33%) Junior Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 7 (16.28%) Flash
4 6 (13.95%) HTML5
5 3 (6.98%) Framer.js
5 3 (6.98%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (2.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Social Media
3 4 (9.30%) Motion Graphics
4 3 (6.98%) Animation
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.65%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.65%) Video Editing
6 1 (2.33%) Blog
6 1 (2.33%) FMCG
6 1 (2.33%) Photography
6 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Wireframes
2 7 (16.28%) CRM
3 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Typography
5 3 (6.98%) Decision-Making
5 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) Adaptive Web Design
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.65%) Customer Insight
6 2 (4.65%) Infographics
6 2 (4.65%) Iteration Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Iteration Retrospective
6 2 (4.65%) Sprint Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Sprint Retrospective
6 2 (4.65%) Time Management
6 2 (4.65%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 2 (4.65%) Wealth Management
6 2 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Adobe
2 6 (13.95%) Google
2 6 (13.95%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) Facebook
3 1 (2.33%) Instagram
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Twitter
3 1 (2.33%) YouTube