Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 810 865
Rank change year-on-year -32 +55 -36
Contract jobs citing Adobe After Effects 37 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.039% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 0.43% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 19
UK median daily rate £255 £263 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +31.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £155 £201 £132
90th Percentile £411 £433 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £263 £306
% change year-on-year +12.38% -14.29% +53.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £29.75 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year -14.29% - -

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 8,594 8,142 9,967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.59% 8.93% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,135 4,701 5,959
UK median daily rate £365 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +3.70% +0.75%
10th Percentile £145 £145 £154
90th Percentile £550 £538 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.85% +1.56% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 784 738 876
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.99 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.75 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09% +13.79%

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 21 June 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 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 21 June 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 -48 37 £255 -2.86% 14
London -32 22 £243 -7.62% 5
UK excluding London -4 15 £295 +12.38% 9
North of England -28 8 £358 +48.96% 2
North West -2 7 £375 - 2
West Midlands -11 3 £250 - 1
Midlands -12 3 £250 - 2
South East -16 3 - - 2
South West +5 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -15 1 £235 -2.08%

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 28 (75.68%) Photoshop
2 23 (62.16%) Adobe
2 23 (62.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (45.95%) User Experience
4 16 (43.24%) CSS
5 15 (40.54%) HTML
6 14 (37.84%) Adobe Premiere
6 14 (37.84%) InVision
7 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
8 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
9 8 (21.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (18.92%) Animation
10 7 (18.92%) Flash
10 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) Workflow
11 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.22%) InDesign
11 6 (16.22%) CINEMA 4D
11 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
11 6 (16.22%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (13.51%) Motion Graphics
12 5 (13.51%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
12 5 (13.51%) Infographics
12 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
12 5 (13.51%) Post-Production

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 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (5.41%) CMS
1 2 (5.41%) Marvel
2 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (75.68%) Photoshop
2 23 (62.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (37.84%) Adobe Premiere
3 14 (37.84%) InVision
4 7 (18.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (16.22%) CINEMA 4D
5 6 (16.22%) InDesign
6 2 (5.41%) Acrobat
7 1 (2.70%) 3ds Max
7 1 (2.70%) Avid Media Composer
7 1 (2.70%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
7 1 (2.70%) Lectora
7 1 (2.70%) Maya
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.41%) Xcode
3 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Advertising
3 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 3 (8.11%) Games
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Designer
2 11 (29.73%) UX Designer
3 7 (18.92%) Digital Designer
3 7 (18.92%) UI Designer
4 5 (13.51%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Artworker
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Email Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Information Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior UX Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Conceptual Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Content Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Motion Graphics Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Post-Production Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Senior User Experience Architect
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) CSS
2 15 (40.54%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) Flash
4 4 (10.81%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) Framer.js
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) CSS3
7 1 (2.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) User Experience
2 7 (18.92%) Animation
3 5 (13.51%) Graphic Design
3 5 (13.51%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (10.81%) Video Editing
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.11%) Social Media
6 2 (5.41%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.70%) Fintech
7 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.70%) Photography
7 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Android
1 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Wireframes
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
3 6 (16.22%) Data Visualisation
3 6 (16.22%) Information Architecture
3 6 (16.22%) Workflow
4 5 (13.51%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
4 5 (13.51%) Infographics
4 5 (13.51%) Post-Production
4 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
4 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (13.51%) Web Design
5 4 (10.81%) Typography
6 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) UX Design
7 2 (5.41%) Line Management
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
7 2 (5.41%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) ATG
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) Avid
4 1 (2.70%) DoubleClick