The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 117 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Flash 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.30% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£275 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -8.57%
Flash
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
764 672 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.88% 29.27% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 369 448
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +9 3 £275 - 2
Essex - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -11 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 13 (56.52%) Photoshop
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) Web Development
3 12 (52.17%) Graphic Design
4 11 (47.83%) Adobe After Effects
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) Web Design
6 9 (39.13%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) Adobe
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) ActionScript
9 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
9 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
10 3 (13.04%) jQuery
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.04%) Internet
11 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
11 2 (8.70%) IBM

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Photoshop
1 13 (56.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (47.83%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 2 (8.70%) InDesign
5 2 (8.70%) MS Office
5 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (4.35%) MS Project
6 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
6 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MS Access
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Flex Builder
1 2 (8.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Designer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Designer
4 4 (17.39%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Creative Web Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Creative Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) UI Designer
6 2 (8.70%) UX Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) CSS
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) BREW
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 12 (52.17%) Graphic Design
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.70%) Streaming Video
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) AS400
4 2 (8.70%) RIA
4 2 (8.70%) iSeries
4 2 (8.70%) Animation
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Photography
5 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) AIX
2 2 (8.70%) HPUX
2 2 (8.70%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Web Development
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Web Design
4 9 (39.13%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) 3D Animation
7 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.35%) Document Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) ActionScript
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Delphi
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Adobe
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Macromedia
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) BMC
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Facebook