Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Animation
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 214 168
Rank change year-on-year +36 -46 +10
Contract jobs citing Animation 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.016% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.058% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate £243 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.71% - -
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 - £30.00
10th Percentile £32.69 - £17.80
90th Percentile £34.22 - £33.56
England median hourly rate £33.76 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.22% +20.00% -68.83%

Animation 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1355 1735 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.01% 28.00% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1056 807
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £396 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.21% +9.31% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 85 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.16% -13.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.85 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £42.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in the West Midlands

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Animation in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in the West Midlands

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Animation in the West Midlands

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in the West Midlands

Animation
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the West Midlands region 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
Warwickshire - 4 - - 1
Halesowen - 2 £225 - 5
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Animation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Animation.

1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 5 (50.00%) Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
4 3 (30.00%) Core Animation
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Automotive
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (30.00%) Core Data
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (20.00%) API Integration
5 2 (20.00%) GreenSock GSAP
5 2 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (20.00%) Typography

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) Chatbot
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) CocoaPods
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) gulp
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Automotive
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) Core Animation
2 3 (30.00%) Core Data
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (20.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (20.00%) GreenSock GSAP
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (10.00%) Express
4 1 (10.00%) Handlebars
4 1 (10.00%) Pug
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) BBC
4 1 (10.00%) Infotainment
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Photography
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Design
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) API Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Human Factors
4 2 (20.00%) Typography
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Google