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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 411 392 274
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -118
Contract jobs citing Flash 173 159 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.34% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.15% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 67 182
Average daily rate
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£295 £294 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 17
Average hourly rate £14.25 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.48% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.23 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £40.10 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
14299 13817 13946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.94% 29.23% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9197 8544
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 £260
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 154 255 340
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.69 £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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 30 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
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 30 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 -6 83 £313 +4.16% 37
South East -11 38 £275 -8.33% 8
East of England -9 17 £250 - 5
Yorkshire -2 14 £255 +2.00% 3
West Midlands -1 12 £325 +27.45% 5
South West -38 5 £525 +171.17% 5
North West -28 4 £208 -33.60% 8
East Midlands +3 2 - - 4
North East - - - -
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 243 (67.69%) HTML
2 177 (49.30%) CSS
3 161 (44.85%) JavaScript
4 150 (41.78%) Photoshop
5 115 (32.03%) Adobe
6 94 (26.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 93 (25.91%) HTML5
8 89 (24.79%) ActionScript
8 89 (24.79%) User Experience
9 81 (22.56%) XML
10 64 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (15.88%) jQuery
12 54 (15.04%) Java
13 53 (14.76%) XHTML
14 47 (13.09%) ActionScript 3.0
15 45 (12.53%) Android
16 43 (11.98%) Marketing
17 42 (11.70%) CSS3
17 42 (11.70%) Dreamweaver
18 40 (11.14%) Web Services
19 37 (10.31%) Degree
20 36 (10.03%) Apache Flex
21 34 (9.47%) E-Commerce
22 31 (8.64%) Windows
22 31 (8.64%) Finance
22 31 (8.64%) Games
23 30 (8.36%) Web Development
24 29 (8.08%) Content Management
24 29 (8.08%) OO
25 28 (7.80%) Web Design

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (7.52%) CMS
2 14 (3.90%) WordPress
3 13 (3.62%) Moodle
4 12 (3.34%) Drupal
5 10 (2.79%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.51%) IIS
6 9 (2.51%) MQSeries
7 8 (2.23%) IBM Notes
7 8 (2.23%) Lotus Domino
8 7 (1.95%) GlassFish
9 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.11%) Apache
11 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.84%) Lync
11 3 (0.84%) Node.js
12 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.56%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.28%) JRun
13 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 150 (41.78%) Photoshop
2 94 (26.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (5.85%) InDesign
4 20 (5.57%) Adobe After Effects
5 17 (4.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (4.46%) MS Office
7 13 (3.62%) Fireworks
8 9 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (1.67%) MS Visio
9 6 (1.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (1.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (1.11%) Maya
11 3 (0.84%) MS Project
11 3 (0.84%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.84%) PaintShop Pro
12 2 (0.56%) Edge Animate
12 2 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.28%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.11%) Magento
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.56%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.84%) GitHub
2 2 (0.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.90%) Internet
1 14 (3.90%) RTSP
2 9 (2.51%) SPDY
3 8 (2.23%) DNS
3 8 (2.23%) FTP
4 7 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.11%) LAN
6 2 (0.56%) Extranet
6 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 2 (0.56%) LDAP
7 1 (0.28%) Intranet
7 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.28%) HTTP
7 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.79%) DbVisualizer
2 10 (2.79%) DB2
3 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.23%) MySQL
4 6 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) OLAP
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 42 (11.70%) Dreamweaver
2 23 (6.41%) Axure RP
3 16 (4.46%) Subversion
4 10 (2.79%) LoadRunner
5 9 (2.51%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.23%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.95%) Flex Builder
7 7 (1.95%) JIRA
7 7 (1.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (1.11%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.84%) Selenium
9 3 (0.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.56%) Flash Builder
10 2 (0.56%) Hudson
10 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.56%) WiX
10 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 43 (11.98%) Marketing
2 31 (8.64%) Finance
2 31 (8.64%) Games
3 26 (7.24%) Advertising
4 25 (6.96%) Retail
5 12 (3.34%) Banking
6 10 (2.79%) Legal
6 10 (2.79%) Multimedia
7 9 (2.51%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.39%) Publishing
10 3 (0.84%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.56%) Front Office
11 2 (0.56%) Automotive
11 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Back Office
12 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 177 (49.30%) Developer
2 105 (29.25%) Designer
3 45 (12.53%) Web Designer
4 37 (10.31%) Front-End Developer
5 35 (9.75%) Flash Developer
6 28 (7.80%) Web Developer
7 14 (3.90%) Android Developer
7 14 (3.90%) UI Developer
8 13 (3.62%) Analyst
8 13 (3.62%) Digital Designer
8 13 (3.62%) UI Programmer
9 11 (3.06%) E-Learning Developer
9 11 (3.06%) Tester
9 11 (3.06%) UI Designer
10 10 (2.79%) UX Designer
10 10 (2.79%) Photoshop Designer
10 10 (2.79%) Graphic Designer
11 9 (2.51%) Software Engineer
11 9 (2.51%) ActionScript Developer
12 8 (2.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (67.69%) HTML
2 177 (49.30%) CSS
3 93 (25.91%) HTML5
4 81 (22.56%) XML
5 57 (15.88%) jQuery
6 53 (14.76%) XHTML
7 42 (11.70%) CSS3
8 40 (11.14%) Web Services
9 36 (10.03%) Apache Flex
10 26 (7.24%) JSON
10 26 (7.24%) .NET
11 25 (6.96%) Ajax
12 20 (5.57%) ASP.NET
13 15 (4.18%) DHTML
13 15 (4.18%) Backbone.js
14 14 (3.90%) Android SDK
15 12 (3.34%) JSP
16 10 (2.79%) Struts
16 10 (2.79%) J2EE
17 9 (2.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (24.79%) User Experience
2 27 (7.52%) Animation
3 25 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.41%) Mobile App
5 21 (5.85%) E-Learning
5 21 (5.85%) W3C
6 20 (5.57%) Social Media
7 19 (5.29%) Graphic Design
8 13 (3.62%) SCORM
8 13 (3.62%) Visualisation
9 11 (3.06%) Streaming Video
10 10 (2.79%) Smartphone
11 9 (2.51%) iPhone
11 9 (2.51%) RIA
11 9 (2.51%) Digital Media
12 8 (2.23%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.95%) CLARiiON
13 7 (1.95%) Photography
13 7 (1.95%) Computer Science
14 6 (1.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 45 (12.53%) Android
2 31 (8.64%) Windows
3 22 (6.13%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.62%) UNIX
5 11 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.39%) Linux
8 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.56%) Solaris
10 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (9.47%) E-Commerce
3 30 (8.36%) Web Development
4 29 (8.08%) Content Management
4 29 (8.08%) OO
5 28 (7.80%) Web Design
6 26 (7.24%) OOP
7 22 (6.13%) SEO
7 22 (6.13%) Online Marketing
8 20 (5.57%) MVC
9 19 (5.29%) Scrum
10 18 (5.01%) Web Accessibility
10 18 (5.01%) Android Development
11 14 (3.90%) Project Management
12 13 (3.62%) Software Engineering
13 12 (3.34%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (3.34%) Web Application Development
14 11 (3.06%) Migration
14 11 (3.06%) System Testing
15 10 (2.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 161 (44.85%) JavaScript
2 89 (24.79%) ActionScript
3 54 (15.04%) Java
4 47 (13.09%) ActionScript 3.0
5 27 (7.52%) PHP
6 26 (7.24%) C#
7 23 (6.41%) ActionScript 2.0
7 23 (6.41%) SQL
8 14 (3.90%) C++
9 12 (3.34%) C
10 8 (2.23%) Perl
11 7 (1.95%) Lua
12 2 (0.56%) Ruby
12 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.56%) Delphi
12 2 (0.56%) Python
13 1 (0.28%) VBA
13 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.28%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 37 (10.31%) Degree
2 12 (3.34%) ISEB
3 10 (2.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.84%) PMP
5 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
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 19 (5.29%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) 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 (1.95%) vSphere
2 4 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.56%) Firmware
4 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.28%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 9 (2.51%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.11%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (0.84%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.28%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 115 (32.03%) Adobe
2 22 (6.13%) Oracle
3 15 (4.18%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.62%) IBM
5 11 (3.06%) VMware
6 9 (2.51%) HP
6 9 (2.51%) EMC
7 8 (2.23%) Lotus
8 7 (1.95%) Symantec
8 7 (1.95%) DoubleClick
8 7 (1.95%) Google
8 7 (1.95%) Facebook
9 4 (1.11%) Brocade
9 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.11%) Apple
10 3 (0.84%) Veritas
10 3 (0.84%) Sun
10 3 (0.84%) Stellent
10 3 (0.84%) Omniture
10 3 (0.84%) Appcelerator
Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Ifftner Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 49k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: market rate
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 100-120 Per Day
Posted: 24 days ago
South West
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 28 days ago