The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 113 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Flash 6 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 2.21% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Average daily rate
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- £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £293
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -16.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.46% +44.44%
Flash
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
521 542 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.30% 21.66% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 267 277
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £31.75 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.10% -47.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Flash across the Berkshire region.

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the Berkshire region.

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Flash
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -9 3 - -
Reading - 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Flash
South East

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Flash also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Flash.

1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) UNIX
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) J2EE
4 8 (44.44%) DB2
4 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 8 (44.44%) System Testing
4 8 (44.44%) DbVisualizer
5 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
6 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
6 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
6 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 3 (16.67%) JBehave
8 3 (16.67%) WebDriver

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Flash also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Flash. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 5 (27.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) 802.11
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) DB2
1 8 (44.44%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
1 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) JBehave
2 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) UI Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Photoshop Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 2 (11.11%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
7 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) W3C
3 2 (11.11%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
1 8 (44.44%) System Testing
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Web Design
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Document Management
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ISEB
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
1 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) Macromedia