The first table below looks at the demand for Flash 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 Flash over the 3 months to 10 July 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 170 176 185
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Flash 25 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 2.16% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 34 30
Average daily rate
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£503 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.27% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £227 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £255
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1655 2087 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.98% 29.49% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1245 1634 1620
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Flash
London

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 37 (64.91%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) Photoshop
3 30 (52.63%) Adobe
4 29 (50.88%) CSS
5 28 (49.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 25 (43.86%) InDesign
7 24 (42.11%) Android
8 20 (35.09%) Social Media
9 19 (33.33%) iPhone
10 13 (22.81%) Finance
11 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
12 8 (14.04%) HTML5
13 7 (12.28%) XML
13 7 (12.28%) Project Management
14 6 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
14 6 (10.53%) Axure RP
15 5 (8.77%) Analytics
15 5 (8.77%) MS Office
15 5 (8.77%) Java
15 5 (8.77%) ActionScript
15 5 (8.77%) Advertising
15 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (7.02%) Adobe After Effects
16 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
16 4 (7.02%) Marketing
16 4 (7.02%) Degree
16 4 (7.02%) QA
16 4 (7.02%) PHP
16 4 (7.02%) Windows
16 4 (7.02%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (54.39%) Photoshop
2 28 (49.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 25 (43.86%) InDesign
4 6 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (8.77%) MS Office
6 4 (7.02%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (7.02%) Fireworks
7 3 (5.26%) MS Project
7 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
8 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
8 1 (1.75%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) RTSP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.51%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Advertising
3 4 (7.02%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Games
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Designer
2 19 (33.33%) Digital Designer
3 14 (24.56%) Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Administrator
4 4 (7.02%) Storage Administrator
4 4 (7.02%) Storage Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Flash Developer
5 3 (5.26%) User Experience Designer
5 3 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Interactive Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Android Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Visual Designer
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (1.75%) Prototyper
7 1 (1.75%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) HTML
2 29 (50.88%) CSS
3 8 (14.04%) HTML5
4 7 (12.28%) XML
5 4 (7.02%) CSS3
6 3 (5.26%) XHTML
6 3 (5.26%) Web Services
6 3 (5.26%) .NET
7 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.51%) XSLT
7 2 (3.51%) JSON
7 2 (3.51%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.75%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.75%) SVG
8 1 (1.75%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Social Media
2 19 (33.33%) iPhone
3 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) Animation
5 2 (3.51%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.51%) W3C
5 2 (3.51%) New Media
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.75%) RIA
6 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.75%) Equities
6 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.75%) Photography
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Android
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) Project Management
2 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (8.77%) Analytics
3 4 (7.02%) Usability Testing
3 4 (7.02%) OO
4 3 (5.26%) Information Architecture
5 2 (3.51%) Android Development
5 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.51%) Content Management
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience Design
5 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.51%) Workflow
5 2 (3.51%) Web Analytics
5 2 (3.51%) Web Development
5 2 (3.51%) Business Development
6 1 (1.75%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.75%) Migration
6 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.77%) ActionScript
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 3 (5.26%) C#
4 3 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (3.51%) Lua
6 1 (1.75%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Adobe
2 4 (7.02%) IBM
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) NetApp
3 3 (5.26%) Apple
4 2 (3.51%) DoubleClick
4 2 (3.51%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) ExactTarget
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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