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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 458 375 317
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -58
Contract jobs citing Flash 114 196 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.52% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 101 124
Average daily rate
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£325 £360 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Average hourly rate £36.00 £11.00 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.27% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+297.72% -36.50%
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
13049 12908 11359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.84% 27.30% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8591 8340 7310
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 204 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
London -48 60 £355 -11.25% 34
East of England +17 21 £250 -23.07% 4
South East -41 18 £263 -2.32% 22
North West -10 5 £175 -56.25% 8
West Midlands -30 4 £338 +20.53% 2
Midlands +3 3 £175 -
East Midlands -8 2 £350 +16.66%
South West -11 2 £425 +21.42%
Yorkshire -16 1 - - 5
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 162 (72.00%) HTML
2 124 (55.11%) JavaScript
3 106 (47.11%) CSS
4 87 (38.67%) Adobe
5 70 (31.11%) Photoshop
6 61 (27.11%) ActionScript
7 59 (26.22%) HTML5
8 52 (23.11%) Marketing
9 50 (22.22%) XML
10 46 (20.44%) User Experience
11 44 (19.56%) jQuery
12 39 (17.33%) Adobe Illustrator
13 37 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (14.22%) Finance
14 32 (14.22%) Apache Flex
15 31 (13.78%) ActionScript 3.0
16 30 (13.33%) CMS
17 28 (12.44%) Project Management
17 28 (12.44%) E-Commerce
17 28 (12.44%) Web Development
18 26 (11.56%) CSS3
18 26 (11.56%) Analytics
18 26 (11.56%) Games
19 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (10.67%) PHP
20 24 (10.67%) Dreamweaver
21 23 (10.22%) Web Design
21 23 (10.22%) Content Management
21 23 (10.22%) Mobile App
22 21 (9.33%) SiteCatalyst

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 30 (13.33%) CMS
2 12 (5.33%) Umbraco
3 9 (4.00%) WordPress
3 9 (4.00%) SAS
3 9 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (2.22%) IIS
5 4 (1.78%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.33%) Immediacy CMS
6 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.33%) Drupal
7 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.89%) Confluence
7 2 (0.89%) Node.js
8 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.44%) Lync
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.44%) Moodle
8 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 70 (31.11%) Photoshop
2 39 (17.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (7.11%) MS Office
4 14 (6.22%) MS Excel
5 11 (4.89%) Adobe After Effects
5 11 (4.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (4.44%) Shockwave
7 9 (4.00%) InDesign
8 7 (3.11%) Fireworks
9 4 (1.78%) MS Project
9 4 (1.78%) Acrobat
10 3 (1.33%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (1.33%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.89%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.44%) Edge Animate
12 1 (0.44%) Maya
Business Applications
1 21 (9.33%) SiteCatalyst
2 8 (3.56%) Magento
3 3 (1.33%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.33%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
1 1 (0.44%) ElastiCache
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.56%) SAN
2 5 (2.22%) RTSP
3 4 (1.78%) Internet
4 3 (1.33%) LDAP
5 2 (0.89%) Broadband
5 2 (0.89%) VoIP
5 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.89%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) SPDY
6 1 (0.44%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
6 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.44%) FTP
6 1 (0.44%) PBX
6 1 (0.44%) ATM
6 1 (0.44%) DVB
6 1 (0.44%) Firewall
6 1 (0.44%) Wireless
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.56%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (3.11%) MS Access
2 7 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.11%) DB2
3 6 (2.67%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.33%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (1.33%) MySQL
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.44%) OLAP
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) OLTP
7 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (10.67%) Dreamweaver
2 17 (7.56%) Subversion
3 12 (5.33%) Axure RP
3 12 (5.33%) Cucumber
4 9 (4.00%) JIRA
5 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.56%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.11%) Selenium
7 6 (2.67%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.33%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.44%) Flash Builder
10 1 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.44%) JUnit
10 1 (0.44%) Flex Builder
10 1 (0.44%) TestNG
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.44%) Toad
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 52 (23.11%) Marketing
2 32 (14.22%) Finance
3 26 (11.56%) Games
4 20 (8.89%) Advertising
5 15 (6.67%) Retail
6 7 (3.11%) Interactive Media
7 5 (2.22%) Multimedia
7 5 (2.22%) Banking
8 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.33%) Legal
9 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (48.89%) Developer
2 53 (23.56%) Designer
3 29 (12.89%) Flash Developer
4 21 (9.33%) Web Developer
5 19 (8.44%) Front-End Developer
6 17 (7.56%) Analyst
7 16 (7.11%) Web Designer
8 10 (4.44%) ActionScript Developer
9 9 (4.00%) Games Developer
9 9 (4.00%) UX Designer
9 9 (4.00%) UI Developer
9 9 (4.00%) UI Programmer
10 7 (3.11%) Flex Developer
10 7 (3.11%) UI Designer
10 7 (3.11%) Administrator
10 7 (3.11%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (2.67%) Marketing Manager
11 6 (2.67%) Tester
11 6 (2.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (72.00%) HTML
2 106 (47.11%) CSS
3 59 (26.22%) HTML5
4 50 (22.22%) XML
5 44 (19.56%) jQuery
6 32 (14.22%) Apache Flex
7 26 (11.56%) CSS3
8 18 (8.00%) Adobe AIR
9 17 (7.56%) Web Services
10 15 (6.67%) XHTML
11 14 (6.22%) .NET
12 11 (4.89%) ASP.NET
12 11 (4.89%) WebGL
13 10 (4.44%) Ajax
14 9 (4.00%) JSON
14 9 (4.00%) AngularJS
15 8 (3.56%) OpenGL
16 7 (3.11%) PureMVC
16 7 (3.11%) RESTful
16 7 (3.11%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.44%) User Experience
2 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (10.22%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.67%) Digital Media
5 13 (5.78%) Open Source
6 12 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.33%) Graphic Design
6 12 (5.33%) Animation
6 12 (5.33%) Flash Games
7 9 (4.00%) W3C
8 8 (3.56%) E-Learning
9 6 (2.67%) Video Editing
10 5 (2.22%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.22%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.78%) Semantic Web
11 4 (1.78%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.78%) Streaming Video
11 4 (1.78%) SCORM
12 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.33%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.22%) UNIX
2 12 (5.33%) Windows
3 9 (4.00%) Android
4 7 (3.11%) Linux
5 5 (2.22%) Solaris
5 5 (2.22%) AIX
6 4 (1.78%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.89%) HPUX
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) VMS
9 1 (0.44%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.44%) E-Commerce
2 28 (12.44%) Project Management
2 28 (12.44%) Web Development
3 26 (11.56%) Analytics
4 23 (10.22%) Web Design
4 23 (10.22%) Content Management
5 21 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
6 20 (8.89%) SEO
7 19 (8.44%) Responsive Web Design
8 18 (8.00%) OO
9 16 (7.11%) MVC
10 15 (6.67%) CRM
10 15 (6.67%) OOP
10 15 (6.67%) Email Marketing
11 14 (6.22%) TDD
12 13 (5.78%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.33%) Scrum
13 12 (5.33%) Data Privacy
14 10 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 124 (55.11%) JavaScript
2 61 (27.11%) ActionScript
3 31 (13.78%) ActionScript 3.0
4 24 (10.67%) PHP
5 19 (8.44%) Java
6 18 (8.00%) SQL
7 15 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
8 12 (5.33%) C#
9 10 (4.44%) Ruby
10 6 (2.67%) C++
11 5 (2.22%) C
11 5 (2.22%) VBA
12 4 (1.78%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.89%) VB
13 2 (0.89%) Python
13 2 (0.89%) Delphi
13 2 (0.89%) Perl
13 2 (0.89%) BrightScript
14 1 (0.44%) Lua
14 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (8.89%) Degree
2 7 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.33%) HND
4 3 (1.33%) ISEB
4 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) OCP
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) WAI
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Firmware
2 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 87 (38.67%) Adobe
2 19 (8.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.67%) Google
4 14 (6.22%) Oracle
5 12 (5.33%) EPiServer
6 9 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.56%) SAP
8 5 (2.22%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.22%) Facebook
9 4 (1.78%) Apple
9 4 (1.78%) DoubleClick
9 4 (1.78%) IBM
9 4 (1.78%) Sun
9 4 (1.78%) Veritas
10 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.33%) Citrix
10 3 (1.33%) EMC
11 2 (0.89%) BMC
11 2 (0.89%) NetApp
11 2 (0.89%) Macromedia
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £14.84 - £16.43 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Dover
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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