The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Motion Graphics in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Motion Graphics over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Motion Graphics
UK
Rank 578 641 612
Rank change year-on-year +63 -29  
Contract jobs citing Motion Graphics 15 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.018% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £275 £138 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £138 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Motion Graphics is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14491 16557 16015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.99% 31.12% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9338 10791 9675
Median daily rate £445 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 561 669
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.84 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +20.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Motion Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Motion Graphics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Motion Graphics in the UK

Motion Graphics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Motion Graphics.

Contractor daily rate trend for Motion Graphics in the UK

Motion Graphics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Motion Graphics.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Motion Graphics in the UK

Motion Graphics
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 Motion Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 14 £275 +100.00% 4
London +41 10 £300 +118.18% 2
City of London - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £235 -
Yorkshire - 3 £235 -
Leeds - 3 £235 -
Burnley - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 - -

Motion Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Motion Graphics 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 Motion Graphics.

1 12 (54.55%) Adobe
2 10 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 10 (45.45%) Adobe After Effects
3 9 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) Animation
4 8 (36.36%) Typography
5 7 (31.82%) User Experience
5 7 (31.82%) Marketing
6 6 (27.27%) CINEMA 4D
6 6 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
8 4 (18.18%) Games
8 4 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (18.18%) Graphic Design
8 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
9 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
9 3 (13.64%) Wireframes
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (13.64%) Online Marketing
9 3 (13.64%) Brand Management
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 2 (9.09%) Subversion
10 2 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
10 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 2 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (9.09%) Banking

Motion Graphics
Top Related 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 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Adobe After Effects
1 10 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 9 (40.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (27.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (27.27%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (13.64%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (9.09%) InDesign
6 1 (4.55%) 3ds Max
6 1 (4.55%) Houdini
6 1 (4.55%) Maya
6 1 (4.55%) MotionBuilder
6 1 (4.55%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Axure RP
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Designer
2 6 (27.27%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 5 (22.73%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Graphic Artist
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Motion Graphics Artist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Artist
6 1 (4.55%) Creative Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) Games Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Interactive Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) CGI
3 2 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (9.09%) Zurb Foundation
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Animation
2 7 (31.82%) User Experience
3 4 (18.18%) Graphic Design
4 2 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Typography
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 3 (13.64%) Brand Management
4 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.64%) Online Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Wireframes
5 2 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 2 (9.09%) Iconography
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) 3D Animation
6 1 (4.55%) Product Management
6 1 (4.55%) SEO
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HNC
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe
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