The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 of England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 138 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Contract jobs citing Flash 10 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.40% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 1.50% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 14
Average daily rate £325 £281 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.33 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-36.50% -18.47%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
865 602 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.49% 26.65% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 344 476
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 60
Average hourly rate £35.80 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £45.00
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 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 17 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 8 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -16 1 - - 4
Bedfordshire - 1 £325 - 3
Essex - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) CMS
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Social Media
4 3 (25.00%) Facebook
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (25.00%) iPhone
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Tridion
4 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (8.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Online Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Photoshop Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (8.33%) SEO
2 1 (8.33%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (8.33%) System Testing
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Facebook
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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