The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Flex skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Flex over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank - 45 49
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.54% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.02% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
-4.57% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 99 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.92% 26.90% 35.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 78 98
Average daily rate £550 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £515 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £650 £637
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Apache Flex
London

Apache Flex
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Apache Flex Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Apache Flex
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Flex across the Canary Wharf region.

Apache Flex Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Apache Flex 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 Apache Flex.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (66.67%) Parsley
2 2 (66.67%) Cairngorm
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JSP

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Apache Flex 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 Apache Flex. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Flex Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Parsley
2 2 (66.67%) Cairngorm
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) BEA