The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Animation 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.073% 0.30% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £300 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £388 £285
% change year-on-year -23.87% +35.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £10.00 £39.90
% change year-on-year +270.00% -74.93%  

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

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 469 648 543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 34.18% 31.92% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 444 333
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 22
Median hourly rate £20.58 £14.50 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.89% -18.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.15 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £17.93 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Animation in West Yorkshire

Animation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Animation in West Yorkshire

Animation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Animation in West Yorkshire

Animation
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Halifax - 1 £300 -
Animation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Animation.

1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Streaming Video
4 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
4 1 (16.67%) Core Data
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (16.67%) RIA
4 1 (16.67%) Display Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Flex Builder
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) XML

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Edge Animate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (16.67%) Flex Builder
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Designer
2 3 (50.00%) HTML CSS Designer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Core Data
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) RIA
1 1 (16.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Code Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Display Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Google