Period
to 23 August 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 788 861 799
Rank change year-on-year +73 -62 +74
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 35 34 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.033% 0.055%
As % of the Applications category 0.46% 0.39% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 33
UK median daily rate £250 £255 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% -7.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £159 £135 £207
90th Percentile £405 £381 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £243 £275
% change year-on-year +34.02% -11.82% -18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
UK median hourly rate £12.59 £32.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.26% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £11.51 £31.25 £20.00
90th Percentile £13.67 £33.75 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.59 - £31.50

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 7,588 8,699 8,478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.40% 8.52% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,486 5,147 4,991
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £150 £148 £150
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 654 767 677
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.98% -1.94%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.54 £10.06
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.88 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +8.87% - -6.06%

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 2019.

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 10 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 2019. 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 +67 33 £250 -1.96% 21
London +62 29 £238 -13.64% 10
UK excluding London +29 6 £325 +34.02% 11
Scotland - 2 £375 -
North of England +27 1 - - 3
East of England +19 1 £105 - 1
Yorkshire +18 1 - -
South West -27 1 £325 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £250 - 1
Midlands - 1 £250 - 3

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 25 (71.43%) Adobe
2 21 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 14 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (34.29%) Adobe Premiere
5 11 (31.43%) Sketch
6 10 (28.57%) Wireframes
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (22.86%) User Experience
8 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) Social Media
9 7 (20.00%) InVision
10 6 (17.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (17.14%) InDesign
11 5 (14.29%) Animation
11 5 (14.29%) Digital Media
12 4 (11.43%) Zeplin
12 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
12 4 (11.43%) Motion Graphics
12 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (11.43%) Retail
13 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (8.57%) Finance
13 3 (8.57%) HTML5
13 3 (8.57%) CINEMA 4D
13 3 (8.57%) Marketing
13 3 (8.57%) Copywriting
13 3 (8.57%) Prototyping
14 2 (5.71%) Typography

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 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 14 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (34.29%) Adobe Premiere
4 11 (31.43%) Sketch
5 9 (25.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (20.00%) InVision
7 6 (17.14%) InDesign
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (11.43%) Zeplin
9 3 (8.57%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (2.86%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (2.86%) Camtasia
10 1 (2.86%) Figma
10 1 (2.86%) Maya
10 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.86%) Responsys
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.86%) French Language
4 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Designer
2 8 (22.86%) Graphic Designer
3 6 (17.14%) Digital Designer
3 6 (17.14%) UI Designer
4 4 (11.43%) Social Media Designer
4 4 (11.43%) UI/UX Designer
4 4 (11.43%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Email Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Motion Graphics Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Social Media Producer
6 1 (2.86%) 3D Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Editor
6 1 (2.86%) e-Learning Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior UI Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior UX Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media Expert
6 1 (2.86%) Social Media Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Video Content Producer
6 1 (2.86%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 2 (5.71%) Flash
4 2 (5.71%) Framer.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Social Media
1 8 (22.86%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Animation
2 5 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 4 (11.43%) Graphic Design
3 4 (11.43%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (5.71%) Photography
4 2 (5.71%) Video Editing
5 1 (2.86%) Blog
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.86%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) New Media
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Wireframes
2 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.57%) Copywriting
2 3 (8.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (5.71%) Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
3 2 (5.71%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Psychology
3 2 (5.71%) Storytelling
3 2 (5.71%) Time Management
3 2 (5.71%) Typography
3 2 (5.71%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Effects
4 1 (2.86%) A/B Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (2.86%) Content Curation
4 1 (2.86%) Infographics
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Adobe
2 2 (5.71%) Facebook
2 2 (5.71%) Google
2 2 (5.71%) Instagram
2 2 (5.71%) YouTube
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore