Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 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.

Motion Graphics
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 890 849 870
Rank change year-on-year -41 +21 +3
Contract jobs citing Motion Graphics 12 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.034% 0.054% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 19
UK median daily rate £250 £265 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -23.74% -13.13%
10th Percentile £220 £229 £185
90th Percentile £304 £313 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £253 £373
% change year-on-year -0.99% -32.31% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.50
10th Percentile £31.25 - £15.25
90th Percentile £33.75 - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.50

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

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35,091 33,629 36,430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.13% 34.23% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,938 22,002 23,809
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,075 1,041 1,238
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.47
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £46.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.81
% change year-on-year - -3.87% +18.89%

Motion Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Motion Graphics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Motion Graphics.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Motion Graphics in the UK

Motion Graphics
Top 8 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 6 months to 25 September 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 -30 9 £243 -8.49% 14
London -20 6 £243 -8.49% 2
UK excluding London -21 6 £250 -0.99% 12
Scotland -13 3 £290 -
North of England -12 2 £235 +2.17% 4
Yorkshire -22 1 £235 +2.17%
South East -27 1 £250 -9.09% 2
North West - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Motion Graphics 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 Motion Graphics.

1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (41.67%) Typography
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (25.00%) CMS
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Animation
4 3 (25.00%) Video Editing
4 3 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
5 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Post-Production
5 2 (16.67%) Content Management
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) InDesign
6 1 (8.33%) Games
6 1 (8.33%) Maya
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Flash
6 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Motion Graphics
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 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (33.33%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (8.33%) Houdini
4 1 (8.33%) InDesign
4 1 (8.33%) Maya
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Digital Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 2 (16.67%) UI Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Animator
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Content Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Flash
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Animation
1 3 (25.00%) Video Editing
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Typography
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Post-Production
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Brand Management
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Online Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) DoubleClick