The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 410 392 284
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -108
Contract jobs citing Flash 181 169 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.35% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 1.20% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 68 177
Average daily rate
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£300 £298 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £176 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £399 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 20
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £14.23 £17.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.10 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+83.71% -11.55%
Flash
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14352 14064 14538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.24% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9603 9357 8846
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 250 360
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £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 England

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in England

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in England

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram in England

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in England

Flash
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Flash Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Flash
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 October 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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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
London +1 86 £325 +8.33% 30
South East +4 43 £275 -8.33% 12
East of England -16 19 £250 - 7
Yorkshire +6 16 £175 -30.00% 2
West Midlands -12 12 £325 +27.45% 6
South West -34 3 £175 -9.60% 6
East Midlands +5 2 - - 1
North West -24 2 £199 -43.21% 4
North East - - - -
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 240 (67.61%) HTML
2 174 (49.01%) CSS
3 157 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 156 (43.94%) Photoshop
5 121 (34.08%) Adobe
6 101 (28.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 92 (25.92%) User Experience
8 87 (24.51%) HTML5
9 86 (24.23%) ActionScript
10 79 (22.25%) XML
11 64 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (14.93%) Java
13 51 (14.37%) XHTML
14 50 (14.08%) jQuery
15 49 (13.80%) Android
16 47 (13.24%) ActionScript 3.0
17 43 (12.11%) Dreamweaver
18 40 (11.27%) Marketing
19 38 (10.70%) Degree
20 37 (10.42%) Web Services
21 36 (10.14%) CSS3
22 35 (9.86%) E-Commerce
23 34 (9.58%) Apache Flex
24 33 (9.30%) Finance
24 33 (9.30%) Windows
25 30 (8.45%) OO
25 30 (8.45%) Games
25 30 (8.45%) Web Development
26 29 (8.17%) InDesign
26 29 (8.17%) Content Management

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 27 (7.61%) CMS
2 14 (3.94%) Moodle
3 12 (3.38%) WordPress
3 12 (3.38%) Drupal
4 11 (3.10%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.82%) MQSeries
6 9 (2.54%) IIS
7 8 (2.25%) IBM Notes
7 8 (2.25%) Lotus Domino
8 7 (1.97%) GlassFish
9 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.13%) Apache
11 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.85%) Lync
12 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion MX
13 1 (0.28%) Confluence
13 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 156 (43.94%) Photoshop
2 101 (28.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (8.17%) InDesign
4 23 (6.48%) Adobe After Effects
5 17 (4.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (4.51%) Fireworks
6 16 (4.51%) MS Office
7 11 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (2.54%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (1.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
10 5 (1.41%) MS Project
11 4 (1.13%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (1.13%) Maya
12 3 (0.85%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.85%) PaintShop Pro
13 2 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.56%) Edge Animate
14 1 (0.28%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Magento
3 2 (0.56%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) GitHub
2 2 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.94%) Internet
2 12 (3.38%) RTSP
3 9 (2.54%) SPDY
4 8 (2.25%) FTP
4 8 (2.25%) DNS
5 7 (1.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.13%) LAN
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
7 2 (0.56%) Extranet
8 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.28%) HTTP
8 1 (0.28%) LDAP
8 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.10%) DB2
2 11 (3.10%) DbVisualizer
3 8 (2.25%) MySQL
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (1.13%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 43 (12.11%) Dreamweaver
2 26 (7.32%) Axure RP
3 14 (3.94%) Subversion
4 11 (3.10%) LoadRunner
5 10 (2.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.25%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.97%) JIRA
7 7 (1.97%) Flex Builder
7 7 (1.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (1.13%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.85%) Selenium
10 2 (0.56%) Flash Builder
10 2 (0.56%) Ant
10 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.56%) Hudson
10 2 (0.56%) WiX
General
1 40 (11.27%) Marketing
2 33 (9.30%) Finance
3 30 (8.45%) Games
4 26 (7.32%) Advertising
4 26 (7.32%) Retail
5 12 (3.38%) Banking
6 11 (3.10%) Legal
7 10 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.82%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.97%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.41%) Publishing
10 3 (0.85%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.56%) Automotive
11 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.56%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 164 (46.20%) Developer
2 110 (30.99%) Designer
3 46 (12.96%) Web Designer
4 34 (9.58%) Flash Developer
5 28 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
6 26 (7.32%) Web Developer
7 17 (4.79%) Digital Designer
8 14 (3.94%) UI Developer
9 13 (3.66%) UX Designer
9 13 (3.66%) UI Programmer
10 12 (3.38%) Android Developer
10 12 (3.38%) Tester
10 12 (3.38%) E-Learning Developer
11 11 (3.10%) Graphic Designer
11 11 (3.10%) Analyst
11 11 (3.10%) UI Designer
11 11 (3.10%) Photoshop Designer
12 9 (2.54%) ActionScript Developer
12 9 (2.54%) Software Engineer
13 8 (2.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (67.61%) HTML
2 174 (49.01%) CSS
3 87 (24.51%) HTML5
4 79 (22.25%) XML
5 51 (14.37%) XHTML
6 50 (14.08%) jQuery
7 37 (10.42%) Web Services
8 36 (10.14%) CSS3
9 34 (9.58%) Apache Flex
10 25 (7.04%) .NET
11 24 (6.76%) JSON
12 22 (6.20%) Ajax
13 19 (5.35%) ASP.NET
14 16 (4.51%) Backbone.js
15 15 (4.23%) DHTML
16 12 (3.38%) Android SDK
17 11 (3.10%) J2EE
18 10 (2.82%) Struts
19 9 (2.54%) SOAP
19 9 (2.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (25.92%) User Experience
2 27 (7.61%) Animation
3 26 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 24 (6.76%) Social Media
5 24 (6.76%) E-Learning
6 21 (5.92%) W3C
7 19 (5.35%) Graphic Design
8 16 (4.51%) SCORM
9 13 (3.66%) Visualisation
9 13 (3.66%) iPhone
10 11 (3.10%) Streaming Video
11 10 (2.82%) Smartphone
11 10 (2.82%) Digital Media
12 9 (2.54%) RIA
13 8 (2.25%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.97%) Photography
14 7 (1.97%) CLARiiON
14 7 (1.97%) Computer Science
15 6 (1.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.80%) Android
2 33 (9.30%) Windows
3 24 (6.76%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.66%) UNIX
5 11 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.69%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.13%) Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (9.86%) E-Commerce
3 30 (8.45%) OO
3 30 (8.45%) Web Development
4 29 (8.17%) Content Management
5 27 (7.61%) OOP
6 26 (7.32%) Web Design
7 20 (5.63%) SEO
8 19 (5.35%) MVC
8 19 (5.35%) Online Marketing
9 18 (5.07%) Web Accessibility
9 18 (5.07%) Scrum
10 17 (4.79%) Project Management
11 16 (4.51%) Android Development
12 13 (3.66%) Web Application Development
12 13 (3.66%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.38%) System Testing
14 11 (3.10%) Automated Testing
14 11 (3.10%) Regression Testing
15 10 (2.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 157 (44.23%) JavaScript
2 86 (24.23%) ActionScript
3 53 (14.93%) Java
4 47 (13.24%) ActionScript 3.0
5 25 (7.04%) C#
5 25 (7.04%) PHP
6 23 (6.48%) SQL
7 21 (5.92%) ActionScript 2.0
8 13 (3.66%) C++
9 12 (3.38%) C
10 8 (2.25%) Perl
11 7 (1.97%) Lua
12 2 (0.56%) PowerHouse
12 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.56%) Ruby
12 2 (0.56%) Python
12 2 (0.56%) Delphi
13 1 (0.28%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (10.70%) Degree
2 13 (3.66%) ISEB
3 11 (3.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.85%) PMP
5 3 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) OCP
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.28%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.79%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) WCAG
3 2 (0.56%) WAI
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Section 508
4 1 (0.28%) EMIR
4 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 7 (1.97%) vSphere
2 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.28%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 8 (2.25%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.28%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 121 (34.08%) Adobe
2 19 (5.35%) Oracle
3 18 (5.07%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.94%) IBM
5 11 (3.10%) VMware
6 10 (2.82%) HP
7 8 (2.25%) EMC
7 8 (2.25%) Lotus
8 7 (1.97%) Symantec
8 7 (1.97%) DoubleClick
8 7 (1.97%) Google
9 6 (1.69%) Apple
10 5 (1.41%) Facebook
11 4 (1.13%) Brocade
11 4 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.85%) Stellent
12 3 (0.85%) Omniture
12 3 (0.85%) Appcelerator
13 2 (0.56%) Sencha
13 2 (0.56%) Twitter
London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 100-120 Per Day
Posted: 14 days ago
South West
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-290 Per Day
Posted: 24 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago