The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Flash 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+275.00% -36.50%
Flash
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 201 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.67% 24.13% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 88 93
Average daily rate £388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £16.16 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.16% +170.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £30.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.67 £140.00 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Flash
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Chester - 2 £275 -
Macclesfield - - - - 2
Flash
North West

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Fireworks
4 2 (40.00%) InDesign
4 2 (40.00%) Broadband
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) Android Development
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) InDesign
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) TestNG
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle