The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Flash
Rank 152 186 174
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing Flash 5 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.29% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.98% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 12
Median daily rate £375 £200 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £165 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £385 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+23.63% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £42.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +286.36%
Flash
London

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
1133 1637 1805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.98% 29.47% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 1325 1398
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Flash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Flash
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 Flash across the City of London region.

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Flash
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 Flash across the City of London region.

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Flash.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) B2C
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) B2B
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Web 2.0
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) JNDI
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JSTL
4 2 (28.57%) ATG
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) STB
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) hybris
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (14.29%) Axure RP

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Domain Architect
1 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Senior WebSphere Architect
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) CSS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JNDI
3 2 (28.57%) JSTL
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) STB
1 2 (28.57%) Web 2.0
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Centera
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) B2C
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ATG
1 2 (28.57%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) Brocade
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) DoubleClick
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp