The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 33 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Flash 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.83% - 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+286.36% -36.50%
Flash
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 94 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 28.63% 37.90% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 34 12
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £213 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +170.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Flash
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Accessibility
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe