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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 184 198 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 13 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 1.31% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 24
Average daily rate
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£481 £494 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £258 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1750 2133 2133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.63% 29.40% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 1617 1641
Average daily rate £418 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 September 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 30 September 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 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) HTML
4 15 (60.00%) HTML5
5 14 (56.00%) CSS
6 13 (52.00%) Grunt
6 13 (52.00%) Bower
6 13 (52.00%) User Experience
7 11 (44.00%) Adobe
8 10 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
10 7 (28.00%) Front Office
11 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
12 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
12 5 (20.00%) Internet
12 5 (20.00%) SQL
13 4 (16.00%) ActionScript
13 4 (16.00%) .NET
13 4 (16.00%) OO
13 4 (16.00%) Open Source
13 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
13 4 (16.00%) Banking
13 4 (16.00%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (16.00%) RIA
13 4 (16.00%) jQuery
14 3 (12.00%) Ruby
14 3 (12.00%) UX Design

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Orchard CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Grunt
1 13 (52.00%) Bower
2 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 7 (28.00%) Front Office
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Flex Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) HTML5
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) CSS3
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
7 2 (8.00%) Ajax
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.00%) Middleware
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) J2EE
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) User Experience
2 10 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (16.00%) RIA
3 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Equities
5 1 (4.00%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) UX Design
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (8.00%) UML
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Business Development
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.00%) BPMN
7 1 (4.00%) Workflow
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) ActionScript
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) ESRI
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore