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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 111 128 104
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing Flash 20 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.24% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 0.88% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £210 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £242 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £263 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+286.36% -36.50%
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
707 791 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.01% 27.24% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 476 358
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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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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
Hertfordshire -6 10 £225 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 £250 - 1
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (76.67%) HTML
2 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (63.33%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 14 (46.67%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
5 14 (46.67%) Marketing
6 13 (43.33%) Adobe
6 13 (43.33%) Mobile App
7 12 (40.00%) Analytics
7 12 (40.00%) Data Privacy
7 12 (40.00%) SEO
7 12 (40.00%) CMS
7 12 (40.00%) Google
7 12 (40.00%) Content Management
7 12 (40.00%) Email Marketing
7 12 (40.00%) Umbraco
7 12 (40.00%) EPiServer
7 12 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
8 11 (36.67%) UNIX
8 11 (36.67%) SQL
9 10 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (30.00%) Retail
10 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
10 9 (30.00%) System Testing
10 9 (30.00%) XML
10 9 (30.00%) DB2
10 9 (30.00%) DbVisualizer
11 8 (26.67%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 12 (40.00%) CMS
1 12 (40.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) DB2
1 9 (30.00%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) WebDriver
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
1 7 (23.33%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) PHPUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (46.67%) Marketing
2 9 (30.00%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Tester
1 7 (23.33%) Automation Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Junior
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Designer
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Production Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Production Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Content Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Web Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Producer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.33%) HTML5
7 1 (3.33%) BREW
7 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (43.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (13.33%) Graphic Design
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
4 2 (6.67%) AS400
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) iSeries
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) IPTV
5 1 (3.33%) Photography
5 1 (3.33%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.33%) STB
5 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) HPUX
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 12 (40.00%) Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 12 (40.00%) SEO
2 12 (40.00%) Content Management
2 12 (40.00%) Email Marketing
3 10 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (30.00%) System Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Project Management
6 7 (23.33%) Test Scripting
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (23.33%) Document Management
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 7 (23.33%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Adobe
2 12 (40.00%) Google
2 12 (40.00%) EPiServer
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp