The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 176 188 175
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 20 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 1.16% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £371 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £595 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1565 1724 1722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.83% 29.15% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1288 1369
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 19
Average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +114.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.96 £22.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £82.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 26 (72.22%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) HTML
3 18 (50.00%) Adobe
4 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 14 (38.89%) Oracle
6 13 (36.11%) SQL
7 12 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (30.56%) Spring
9 10 (27.78%) jQuery
10 9 (25.00%) Banking
10 9 (25.00%) .NET
10 9 (25.00%) Finance
11 8 (22.22%) MVC
11 8 (22.22%) C#
11 8 (22.22%) CRM
11 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
11 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
11 8 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (19.44%) Adobe AIR
12 7 (19.44%) HTML5
12 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
12 7 (19.44%) Flash
12 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 6 (16.67%) OpenGL
13 6 (16.67%) Front Office
13 6 (16.67%) Advertising
13 6 (16.67%) PHP
13 6 (16.67%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) FileNet
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (11.11%) Bower
2 4 (11.11%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Front Office
3 6 (16.67%) Advertising
4 5 (13.89%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Flex Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Flash Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (5.56%) CRM Developer
7 2 (5.56%) CRM Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) Spring
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 7 (19.44%) Adobe AIR
5 7 (19.44%) HTML5
5 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
5 7 (19.44%) Flash
6 6 (16.67%) OpenGL
6 6 (16.67%) XML
6 6 (16.67%) PureMVC
6 6 (16.67%) WebGL
6 6 (16.67%) Stage3D
6 6 (16.67%) Away3D
7 5 (13.89%) CSS
8 3 (8.33%) Web Services
9 2 (5.56%) JMS
9 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Open Source
3 3 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Kindle
5 1 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.78%) Equities
5 1 (2.78%) Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) UNIX
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) OO
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) CRM
3 8 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (16.67%) OOP
4 6 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Campaign Management
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.56%) UX Design
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.78%) Dependency Management
8 1 (2.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
6 6 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 3 (8.33%) ActionScript
8 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.78%) Python
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Adobe
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.89%) Sybase
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.78%) ESRI