Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 825 867 849
Rank change year-on-year +42 -18 -25
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 59 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.030% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 0.65% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 25
UK median daily rate £275 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.91% +11.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £130 £211 £211
90th Percentile £438 £388 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £225
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -26.19% -35.38%
10th Percentile £18.75 £15.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £22.25 £15.75 £27.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year - +0.81% -

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 9076 9697 11546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.80% 9.20% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5523 5682 6736
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £150
90th Percentile £560 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 751 952 1087
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.08 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.74% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.13 £9.50
90th Percentile £35.75 £39.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +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 22 November 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 22 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
England +40 57 £275 -17.91% 15
London -12 37 £288 -14.18% 8
UK excluding London +39 22 £275 - 7
East of England -6 9 £275 -
South East +7 5 £125 -44.44% 2
North of England +71 4 £230 -34.29% 3
Yorkshire +25 3 £230 -
Scotland - 2 £300 -
North West +11 1 - - 2
South West - 1 £300 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 39 (66.10%) Photoshop
2 38 (64.41%) Adobe
3 33 (55.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (44.07%) HTML
5 24 (40.68%) Adobe Premiere
5 24 (40.68%) Marketing
6 22 (37.29%) User Experience
7 20 (33.90%) CSS
8 16 (27.12%) HTML5
9 14 (23.73%) Motion Graphics
9 14 (23.73%) Finance
10 13 (22.03%) Degree
10 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (20.34%) Graphic Design
11 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) Typography
11 12 (20.34%) Wireframes
12 11 (18.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 11 (18.64%) Strategic Thinking
12 11 (18.64%) Video Editing
13 10 (16.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 10 (16.95%) InDesign
14 9 (15.25%) Web Design
15 8 (13.56%) Flash
15 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
15 8 (13.56%) InVision
16 7 (11.86%) Xerox
16 7 (11.86%) SLA
16 7 (11.86%) Web Development
16 7 (11.86%) Root Cause Analysis

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 4 (6.78%) Marvel
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (66.10%) Photoshop
2 33 (55.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (40.68%) Adobe Premiere
4 10 (16.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (16.95%) InDesign
5 8 (13.56%) InVision
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (5.08%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (3.39%) Edge Animate
8 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
9 1 (1.69%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (1.69%) Camtasia
9 1 (1.69%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.69%) GitHub
3 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Slack
3 1 (1.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Mocha
2 3 (5.08%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.39%) Babel
3 2 (3.39%) Grunt
3 2 (3.39%) gulp
3 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.39%) Protractor
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) webpack
4 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (40.68%) Marketing
2 14 (23.73%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) French Language
4 4 (6.78%) German Language
4 4 (6.78%) Multimedia
4 4 (6.78%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.08%) Advertising
6 2 (3.39%) Games
6 2 (3.39%) Publishing
7 1 (1.69%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (71.19%) Designer
2 10 (16.95%) Digital Designer
3 9 (15.25%) UX Designer
4 6 (10.17%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Graphic Designer
4 6 (10.17%) Senior Designer
5 5 (8.47%) 3D Designer
5 5 (8.47%) UI Designer
6 4 (6.78%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile UI Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile UI/UX Designer
7 3 (5.08%) Mobile UX Designer
8 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Designer
9 1 (1.69%) 2D Animator
9 1 (1.69%) Animator
9 1 (1.69%) Digital Product Manager
9 1 (1.69%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) HTML
2 20 (33.90%) CSS
3 16 (27.12%) HTML5
4 8 (13.56%) Flash
5 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.78%) React
6 3 (5.08%) .NET
6 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.08%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) Chai
7 2 (3.39%) CSS3
7 2 (3.39%) Node.js
7 2 (3.39%) Sass
7 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.69%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) User Experience
2 14 (23.73%) Motion Graphics
3 12 (20.34%) Graphic Design
4 11 (18.64%) Video Editing
5 6 (10.17%) Animation
5 6 (10.17%) Social Media
6 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
7 3 (5.08%) Photography
8 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.39%) Podcast
8 2 (3.39%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.69%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.34%) Typography
2 12 (20.34%) Wireframes
3 11 (18.64%) Strategic Thinking
4 9 (15.25%) Web Design
5 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Web Development
7 5 (8.47%) Infographics
7 5 (8.47%) Mobile First
8 4 (6.78%) B2B
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (6.78%) Front End Development
8 4 (6.78%) Prototyping
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Project Management
9 3 (5.08%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.08%) Python
3 2 (3.39%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) AppleScript
4 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) MBA
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 38 (64.41%) Adobe
2 7 (11.86%) Xerox
3 4 (6.78%) Facebook
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Google