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 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 458 374 332
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -42
Contract jobs citing Flash 138 214 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.55% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 113 121
Average daily rate
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£325 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.38% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £11.00 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.13% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.71 £11.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £29.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+275.00% -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
13710 13832 11660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.07% 26.99% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8976 9056 7425
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 211 338
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £52.50 £44.50
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 20 April 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 71 £360 -10.00% 23
South East -5 28 £310 -2.74% 15
East of England +38 21 £250 -23.07% 6
West Midlands -24 7 £313 +25.00% 2
North West -22 5 £225 -25.00% 11
South West -1 2 £425 +21.42% 1
Midlands -1 2 £175 -
East Midlands -4 2 £350 +27.27% 1
Yorkshire -20 1 - - 7
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 158 (69.30%) HTML
2 118 (51.75%) JavaScript
3 99 (43.42%) CSS
4 89 (39.04%) Adobe
5 74 (32.46%) Photoshop
6 58 (25.44%) HTML5
7 53 (23.25%) XML
8 50 (21.93%) Marketing
9 47 (20.61%) ActionScript
10 42 (18.42%) Adobe Illustrator
11 40 (17.54%) jQuery
11 40 (17.54%) User Experience
12 32 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (13.60%) CMS
13 31 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (12.28%) Analytics
14 28 (12.28%) Mobile App
14 28 (12.28%) Advertising
14 28 (12.28%) Java
15 27 (11.84%) SQL
15 27 (11.84%) Finance
15 27 (11.84%) Content Management
16 26 (11.40%) CSS3
17 25 (10.96%) Apache Flex
18 24 (10.53%) Web Development
18 24 (10.53%) Degree
18 24 (10.53%) E-Commerce
19 23 (10.09%) Dreamweaver
19 23 (10.09%) Project Management
19 23 (10.09%) SEO

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 31 (13.60%) CMS
2 12 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.95%) SAS
3 9 (3.95%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.95%) Adobe CQ
4 7 (3.07%) IIS
4 7 (3.07%) WordPress
5 5 (2.19%) Immediacy CMS
6 4 (1.75%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.88%) Confluence
8 2 (0.88%) Node.js
8 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.88%) Drupal
9 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.44%) Apache
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 74 (32.46%) Photoshop
2 42 (18.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (7.02%) MS Office
3 16 (7.02%) MS Excel
4 13 (5.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (4.82%) InDesign
6 10 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (4.39%) Adobe After Effects
6 10 (4.39%) Shockwave
7 5 (2.19%) Acrobat
7 5 (2.19%) Fireworks
8 4 (1.75%) MS Project
9 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.44%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.44%) Quicktime
11 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.44%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 21 (9.21%) SiteCatalyst
2 7 (3.07%) Magento
3 5 (2.19%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.75%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.88%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.39%) SAN
2 4 (1.75%) RTSP
2 4 (1.75%) Internet
3 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.32%) LDAP
4 2 (0.88%) Unicast
4 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.88%) Network Security
4 2 (0.88%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.88%) Wireless
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
4 2 (0.88%) DHCP
4 2 (0.88%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.88%) FTP
4 2 (0.88%) Broadband
4 2 (0.88%) VoIP
5 1 (0.44%) 802.11
5 1 (0.44%) DVB
5 1 (0.44%) PBX
5 1 (0.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.14%) DB2
2 13 (5.70%) DbVisualizer
3 9 (3.95%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (3.07%) MS Access
4 7 (3.07%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.75%) MySQL
6 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.32%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.44%) OLTP
7 1 (0.44%) OLAP
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.44%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (10.09%) Dreamweaver
2 21 (9.21%) Subversion
3 13 (5.70%) Axure RP
4 11 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.82%) Cucumber
5 10 (4.39%) Selenium
6 9 (3.95%) JIRA
6 9 (3.95%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.63%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.75%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (1.75%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.32%) JBehave
10 1 (0.44%) Toad
10 1 (0.44%) JUnit
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.44%) Xcode
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 50 (21.93%) Marketing
2 28 (12.28%) Advertising
3 27 (11.84%) Finance
4 21 (9.21%) Games
5 17 (7.46%) Retail
6 7 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.63%) Interactive Media
7 6 (2.63%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.32%) Banking
8 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (46.05%) Developer
2 45 (19.74%) Designer
3 27 (11.84%) Flash Developer
4 22 (9.65%) Web Developer
5 21 (9.21%) Analyst
5 21 (9.21%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (6.14%) Web Designer
7 9 (3.95%) Tester
7 9 (3.95%) UX Designer
7 9 (3.95%) Automation Tester
8 7 (3.07%) Business Analyst
8 7 (3.07%) Administrator
8 7 (3.07%) UI Designer
8 7 (3.07%) Flex Developer
9 6 (2.63%) UI Programmer
9 6 (2.63%) UI Developer
9 6 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 6 (2.63%) ActionScript Developer
9 6 (2.63%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (2.19%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (69.30%) HTML
2 99 (43.42%) CSS
3 58 (25.44%) HTML5
4 53 (23.25%) XML
5 40 (17.54%) jQuery
6 26 (11.40%) CSS3
7 25 (10.96%) Apache Flex
8 18 (7.89%) XHTML
9 16 (7.02%) Web Services
9 16 (7.02%) Adobe AIR
10 12 (5.26%) .NET
11 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET
11 11 (4.82%) WebGL
11 11 (4.82%) AngularJS
12 10 (4.39%) Android SDK
12 10 (4.39%) RESTful
12 10 (4.39%) J2EE
13 9 (3.95%) SOAP
14 8 (3.51%) JSON
14 8 (3.51%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.54%) User Experience
2 31 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (12.28%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.58%) Open Source
5 12 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 12 (5.26%) W3C
6 11 (4.82%) Flash Games
7 10 (4.39%) Animation
7 10 (4.39%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.95%) Graphic Design
9 6 (2.63%) Video Editing
9 6 (2.63%) Streaming Video
10 5 (2.19%) E-Learning
10 5 (2.19%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.75%) Semantic Web
11 4 (1.75%) Statistics
12 3 (1.32%) Clustering
12 3 (1.32%) Online Games
13 2 (0.88%) Social Gaming
13 2 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.21%) UNIX
2 14 (6.14%) Android
3 11 (4.82%) Windows
4 8 (3.51%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.51%) Linux
5 5 (2.19%) Solaris
5 5 (2.19%) AIX
5 5 (2.19%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.19%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.88%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) VMS
8 1 (0.44%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.28%) Analytics
3 27 (11.84%) Content Management
4 24 (10.53%) Web Development
4 24 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 23 (10.09%) Project Management
5 23 (10.09%) SEO
6 22 (9.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 21 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
8 20 (8.77%) Web Design
9 19 (8.33%) OO
10 16 (7.02%) TDD
10 16 (7.02%) MVC
10 16 (7.02%) CRM
11 14 (6.14%) Software Engineering
12 13 (5.70%) Automated Testing
12 13 (5.70%) Email Marketing
12 13 (5.70%) System Testing
13 12 (5.26%) Data Privacy
13 12 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (51.75%) JavaScript
2 47 (20.61%) ActionScript
3 28 (12.28%) Java
4 27 (11.84%) SQL
5 23 (10.09%) ActionScript 3.0
6 22 (9.65%) PHP
7 12 (5.26%) C#
8 10 (4.39%) ActionScript 2.0
9 9 (3.95%) Ruby
10 6 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.19%) VBA
11 5 (2.19%) C
11 5 (2.19%) C++
12 3 (1.32%) Perl
12 3 (1.32%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.88%) BrightScript
13 2 (0.88%) Python
13 2 (0.88%) VB
14 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (10.53%) Degree
2 6 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.63%) ISEB
3 5 (2.19%) HND
3 5 (2.19%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) Firmware
3 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.88%) vSphere
4 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.32%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (1.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (1.32%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 89 (39.04%) Adobe
2 19 (8.33%) Google
3 18 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.46%) Oracle
5 12 (5.26%) EPiServer
6 9 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.51%) SAP
7 8 (3.51%) IBM
8 6 (2.63%) DoubleClick
9 5 (2.19%) HP
9 5 (2.19%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.75%) Facebook
10 4 (1.75%) NetApp
11 3 (1.32%) Veritas
11 3 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.32%) Citrix
11 3 (1.32%) Apple
11 3 (1.32%) EMC
11 3 (1.32%) Sun
11 3 (1.32%) VMware
Oxfordshire
Avanti Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Amiqus - AMS
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Rate: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Rate: £40 - 50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
PCR
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £19.36 - £25.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Rate: £37 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £14.84 - £16.43 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago