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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Flash
Rank 148 181 182
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Contract jobs citing Flash 2 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.70% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 13
Average daily rate £500 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +40.62%
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
990 1564 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.46% 30.54% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 1258 1292
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) DoubleClick
5 2 (28.57%) B2C
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Struts
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) J2EE
6 1 (14.29%) EJB
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) B2B
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) ATG
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Animation
6 1 (14.29%) JSTL
6 1 (14.29%) Use Case
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) HTML Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Domain Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior WebSphere Architect
2 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) GreenSock GSAP
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) JNDI
4 1 (14.29%) JSTL
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Animation
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) B2C
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) DoubleClick
2 1 (14.29%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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