The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 23 April 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 East Midlands 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 91 87 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing Flash 7 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.43% 0.076% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.30% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 14
Average daily rate £300 - £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.33 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% -13.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
449 335 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.80% 25.57% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 178 184
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.75 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Flash
England

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Flash across the East Midlands region.

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the East Midlands region.

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 3 - - 1
Leicestershire -13 2 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £250 -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (63.64%) Adobe
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) ActionScript
3 5 (45.45%) Flash Builder
4 4 (36.36%) Java EE
4 4 (36.36%) JPA
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
4 4 (36.36%) DWR
4 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (36.36%) Parsley
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) Servlets
4 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (27.27%) InDesign
5 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) XHTML
5 3 (27.27%) Facebook
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter
5 3 (27.27%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (27.27%) Social Media
5 3 (27.27%) DoubleClick
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (27.27%) InDesign
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Flash Builder
2 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Flex Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Flash Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Flash Designer
3 3 (27.27%) Designer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Java EE
3 4 (36.36%) JPA
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Flex
3 4 (36.36%) DWR
3 4 (36.36%) Parsley
3 4 (36.36%) Servlets
4 3 (27.27%) XHTML
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Social Media
1 3 (27.27%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) SCORM
2 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) ActionScript
3 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (18.18%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) Facebook
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter
2 3 (27.27%) DoubleClick
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