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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 127 117 130
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Flash 17 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 1.24% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.03 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+102.71% -19.83%
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
907 726 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.55% 30.70% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 362 426
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 44 58
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.13 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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
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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 - 12 £350 -
Hertfordshire -26 3 - - 2
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £275 - 2
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
4 12 (48.00%) Photoshop
4 12 (48.00%) Degree
4 12 (48.00%) User Experience
5 11 (44.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (40.00%) Web Development
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Adobe After Effects
8 8 (32.00%) XML
8 8 (32.00%) Web Accessibility
9 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (28.00%) Web Design
9 7 (28.00%) Graphic Design
10 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Retail
10 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
10 6 (24.00%) UNIX
10 6 (24.00%) MQSeries
10 6 (24.00%) Java
10 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) J2EE
10 6 (24.00%) DB2
10 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (24.00%) IBM
10 6 (24.00%) Adobe
10 6 (24.00%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 6 (24.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Moodle
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Photoshop
2 11 (44.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (32.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (4.00%) InDesign
4 1 (4.00%) MS Project
4 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) DB2
1 6 (24.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (24.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (16.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (8.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (8.00%) Flex Builder
3 2 (8.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.00%) Interactive Media
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Tester
2 6 (24.00%) Web Designer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Creative Web Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Photoshop Designer
5 2 (8.00%) UI Designer
5 2 (8.00%) Interactive Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Creative Designer
6 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.00%) UX Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (4.00%) E-Learning Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) XML
4 6 (24.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.00%) .NET
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) User Experience
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (12.00%) Animation
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.00%) Streaming Video
4 2 (8.00%) RIA
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Web Development
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Web Accessibility
4 7 (28.00%) Web Design
5 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (24.00%) System Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.00%) 3D Animation
8 2 (8.00%) OOP
8 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Document Management
9 1 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Change Management
9 1 (4.00%) MVC
9 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (24.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) IBM
1 6 (24.00%) Adobe
1 6 (24.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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