Period
to 23 August 2017

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 23 August 2017 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
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 780 849 817
Rank change year-on-year +69 -32 -23
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 53 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.031% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.63% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 20
UK median daily rate £275 £325 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +40.54% -5.61%
10th Percentile £207 £171 £186
90th Percentile £438 £388 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £338 £225
% change year-on-year -18.52% +50.00% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
UK median hourly rate £26.00 - £16.38
10th Percentile £20.00 - £11.78
90th Percentile £30.80 - £21.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - £10.75

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 8402 10016 12069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.75% 9.26% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4933 5926 6815
UK median daily rate £355 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £149 £150 £155
90th Percentile £545 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 899 1173
UK median hourly rate £16.18 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.94% +10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £38.15 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79% -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 23 August 2017.

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 12 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 23 August 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
England +59 52 £275 -15.38% 15
London +20 29 £288 -11.54% 5
UK excluding London +53 24 £275 -18.52% 10
East of England -6 8 £275 - 2
North of England +64 5 £230 -31.85% 2
South East +24 5 £200 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £230 - 1
Midlands - 3 - - 3
West Midlands - 3 - -
North West +25 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £380 - 2
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Adobe After Effects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Adobe After Effects.

1 37 (69.81%) Photoshop
2 36 (67.92%) Adobe
3 33 (62.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (45.28%) Marketing
5 23 (43.40%) HTML
6 20 (37.74%) CSS
6 20 (37.74%) User Experience
7 15 (28.30%) Adobe Premiere
8 14 (26.42%) HTML5
9 13 (24.53%) Motion Graphics
9 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (22.64%) Finance
10 12 (22.64%) Wireframes
11 11 (20.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 11 (20.75%) InDesign
11 11 (20.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (16.98%) Web Design
12 9 (16.98%) Degree
12 9 (16.98%) Graphic Design
13 8 (15.09%) Web Development
13 8 (15.09%) Video Editing
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
13 8 (15.09%) Flash
13 8 (15.09%) Typography
14 7 (13.21%) Xerox
14 7 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
14 7 (13.21%) SLA

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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) Drupal
2 2 (3.77%) Marvel
2 2 (3.77%) WordPress
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (69.81%) Photoshop
2 33 (62.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (28.30%) Adobe Premiere
4 11 (20.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (20.75%) InDesign
5 8 (15.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (9.43%) InVision
7 4 (7.55%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (3.77%) Acrobat
8 2 (3.77%) Edge Animate
8 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
9 1 (1.89%) 3ds Max
9 1 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
9 1 (1.89%) Maya
9 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.89%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.89%) Slack
3 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) Skype
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Mocha
2 3 (5.66%) Axure RP
2 3 (5.66%) Babel
2 3 (5.66%) Grunt
2 3 (5.66%) gulp
2 3 (5.66%) webpack
3 2 (3.77%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.77%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.77%) Protractor
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
General
1 24 (45.28%) Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) French Language
4 3 (5.66%) Games
4 3 (5.66%) German Language
4 3 (5.66%) Multimedia
4 3 (5.66%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.77%) Advertising
5 2 (3.77%) Publishing
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Automotive
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Designer
2 8 (15.09%) UX Designer
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Digital Designer
3 7 (13.21%) Graphic Designer
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Designer
4 5 (9.43%) 3D Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.66%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Creative Designer
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Designer
7 2 (3.77%) UI/UX Designer
8 1 (1.89%) 3D Animator
8 1 (1.89%) Development Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Junior Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Motion Graphics Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Visual Designer
8 1 (1.89%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) HTML
2 20 (37.74%) CSS
3 14 (26.42%) HTML5
4 8 (15.09%) Flash
5 5 (9.43%) React
6 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.55%) CSS3
7 3 (5.66%) Chai
7 3 (5.66%) Node.js
7 3 (5.66%) Sass
7 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.77%) .NET
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.77%) Web Services
9 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) User Experience
2 13 (24.53%) Motion Graphics
3 9 (16.98%) Graphic Design
4 8 (15.09%) Video Editing
5 6 (11.32%) Animation
6 4 (7.55%) Social Media
7 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
7 3 (5.66%) Podcast
8 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.89%) Online Games
9 1 (1.89%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (22.64%) Wireframes
3 9 (16.98%) Web Design
4 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Typography
4 8 (15.09%) Web Development
5 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
6 6 (11.32%) Infographics
7 5 (9.43%) Mobile First
7 5 (9.43%) TDD
8 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (7.55%) Prototyping
9 3 (5.66%) B2B
9 3 (5.66%) Project Management
9 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
10 2 (3.77%) Data Security
10 2 (3.77%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.66%) Python
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) MBA
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
Vendors
1 36 (67.92%) Adobe
2 7 (13.21%) Xerox
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Alias
4 1 (1.89%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.89%) Facebook
4 1 (1.89%) Google