The first table below looks at the demand for Apache Flex skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Flex over the 3 months to 16 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 City of London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 205 195 189
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 10 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.56% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 22
Average daily rate £570 £383 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.01% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £296
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +18.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.75
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1954 1770 1951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.49% 28.05% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1467 1405 1406
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
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 the City of London

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

Apache Flex Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apache Flex
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Apache Flex Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apache Flex
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Flex across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Apache Flex Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apache Flex
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache Flex across the City of London region.

Apache Flex Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 29 (76.32%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) HTML5
3 21 (55.26%) Adobe
4 14 (36.84%) Finance
4 14 (36.84%) RIA
5 13 (34.21%) Banking
6 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 12 (31.58%) ActionScript
7 11 (28.95%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
8 10 (26.32%) Ajax
8 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 3.0
9 9 (23.68%) Parsley
9 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
9 9 (23.68%) CSS
9 9 (23.68%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (23.68%) Internet
10 8 (21.05%) Project Management
10 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
10 8 (21.05%) Scrum
10 8 (21.05%) Cairngorm
11 7 (18.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (18.42%) .NET
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle
12 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
13 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (13.16%) Content Management
13 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
13 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.26%) FileNet
2 2 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) ArcSDE
3 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.63%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.63%) Liferay
3 1 (2.63%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.63%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.26%) Grunt
2 2 (5.26%) Bower
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Flexmojos
3 1 (2.63%) FlexUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) Flex Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) HTML Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Flex Programmer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) HTML
2 21 (55.26%) HTML5
3 10 (26.32%) Ajax
4 9 (23.68%) Parsley
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
5 8 (21.05%) Cairngorm
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
7 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
7 5 (13.16%) JDBC
7 5 (13.16%) Middleware
8 4 (10.53%) XML
8 4 (10.53%) Spring
9 3 (7.89%) PureMVC
10 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.26%) CSS3
10 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.26%) BlazeDS
10 2 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) RIA
2 7 (18.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) OO
2 9 (23.68%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Content Management
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.16%) UML
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) MVC
8 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.63%) Web Development
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) ActionScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Adobe
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) EPiServer
4 4 (10.53%) Sybase
5 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
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