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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 453 383 347
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -36
Contract jobs citing Flash 133 173 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.36% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.28% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 99 146
Average daily rate
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£319 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £174 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £504 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £31.09 £17.15 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.28% +14.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £17.15 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+147.81% -4.72%
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
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -56 60 £375 -6.25% 28
South East -3 35 £323 +4.19% 10
West Midlands +7 15 £294 +17.50% 8
East of England +4 11 £150 -34.78% 2
South West -6 6 £163 -14.47%
East Midlands -4 4 £191 -23.50% 3
North West -17 3 £188 -37.50% 7
Yorkshire -28 3 £300 +86.04% 4
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 172 (65.90%) HTML
2 139 (53.26%) JavaScript
3 116 (44.44%) CSS
4 93 (35.63%) Adobe
5 91 (34.87%) Photoshop
6 62 (23.75%) HTML5
7 59 (22.61%) ActionScript
8 57 (21.84%) XML
9 50 (19.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 46 (17.62%) Marketing
11 44 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (15.71%) Java
13 38 (14.56%) SQL
14 37 (14.18%) User Experience
15 33 (12.64%) Web Design
15 33 (12.64%) Advertising
15 33 (12.64%) E-Commerce
16 31 (11.88%) CMS
16 31 (11.88%) ActionScript 3.0
17 30 (11.49%) Finance
17 30 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (11.49%) Retail
18 29 (11.11%) Mobile App
19 28 (10.73%) Analytics
19 28 (10.73%) XHTML
19 28 (10.73%) Project Management
20 27 (10.34%) Content Management
20 27 (10.34%) CSS3
20 27 (10.34%) jQuery
21 26 (9.96%) Games

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.88%) CMS
2 19 (7.28%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.36%) Umbraco
4 10 (3.83%) MQSeries
5 9 (3.45%) SAS
5 9 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (3.45%) IIS
6 8 (3.07%) WordPress
7 5 (1.92%) Immediacy CMS
8 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.77%) Confluence
10 2 (0.77%) Node.js
11 1 (0.38%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.38%) Lync
11 1 (0.38%) Moodle
11 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.38%) Drupal
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 91 (34.87%) Photoshop
2 50 (19.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (6.13%) InDesign
5 13 (4.98%) MS Office
6 11 (4.21%) MS Excel
6 11 (4.21%) Shockwave
7 10 (3.83%) Adobe After Effects
8 6 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (2.30%) Fireworks
9 4 (1.53%) MS Project
9 4 (1.53%) Acrobat
10 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
10 3 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.77%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.38%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Magento
2 4 (1.53%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.43%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.38%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.45%) Internet
2 7 (2.68%) HTTP
3 6 (2.30%) SAN
4 3 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.77%) DNS
5 2 (0.77%) Broadband
5 2 (0.77%) DHCP
5 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.77%) FTP
5 2 (0.77%) Wireless
5 2 (0.77%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.77%) Unicast
6 1 (0.38%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.38%) WebEx
6 1 (0.38%) RTSP
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) 802.11
6 1 (0.38%) DVB
6 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.20%) DB2
2 23 (8.81%) DbVisualizer
3 10 (3.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.92%) MySQL
4 5 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (1.92%) MS Access
5 3 (1.15%) SQLite
6 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.38%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.38%) DTS
7 1 (0.38%) OLTP
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 20 (7.66%) Dreamweaver
1 20 (7.66%) Subversion
2 15 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.36%) Selenium
3 14 (5.36%) Cucumber
4 13 (4.98%) WebDriver
5 12 (4.60%) Android Studio
6 11 (4.21%) Visual Studio
7 10 (3.83%) HP UFT
7 10 (3.83%) LoadRunner
8 9 (3.45%) Axure RP
9 8 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.30%) JIRA
11 5 (1.92%) Xcode
12 4 (1.53%) PHPUnit
13 3 (1.15%) JBehave
14 2 (0.77%) FlexUnit
15 1 (0.38%) GCC
15 1 (0.38%) JUnit
15 1 (0.38%) TestNG
General
1 46 (17.62%) Marketing
2 33 (12.64%) Advertising
3 30 (11.49%) Finance
3 30 (11.49%) Retail
4 26 (9.96%) Games
5 6 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.30%) Multimedia
5 6 (2.30%) Interactive Media
6 4 (1.53%) Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Back Office
8 2 (0.77%) Legal
8 2 (0.77%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) German Language
9 1 (0.38%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 112 (42.91%) Developer
2 57 (21.84%) Designer
3 37 (14.18%) Flash Developer
4 23 (8.81%) Analyst
5 22 (8.43%) Web Designer
6 18 (6.90%) Web Developer
6 18 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
7 13 (4.98%) Photoshop Designer
7 13 (4.98%) Automation Tester
7 13 (4.98%) Tester
8 11 (4.21%) Senior Designer
9 10 (3.83%) Test Analyst
10 9 (3.45%) UI Designer
10 9 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.07%) Flash ActionScript Developer
11 8 (3.07%) Senior Web Designer
12 7 (2.68%) Junior
12 7 (2.68%) Business Analyst
12 7 (2.68%) Mobile Developer
12 7 (2.68%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (65.90%) HTML
2 116 (44.44%) CSS
3 62 (23.75%) HTML5
4 57 (21.84%) XML
5 28 (10.73%) XHTML
6 27 (10.34%) jQuery
6 27 (10.34%) CSS3
7 22 (8.43%) Apache Flex
8 21 (8.05%) Web Services
9 20 (7.66%) J2EE
9 20 (7.66%) Sass
10 18 (6.90%) SOAP
11 16 (6.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (5.36%) RESTful
13 13 (4.98%) Android SDK
14 12 (4.60%) REST
15 11 (4.21%) iOS SDK
15 11 (4.21%) JSON
16 10 (3.83%) .NET
17 9 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.86%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (14.18%) User Experience
3 29 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 22 (8.43%) Graphic Design
5 21 (8.05%) W3C
6 11 (4.21%) Animation
6 11 (4.21%) Flash Games
6 11 (4.21%) Video on Demand
7 9 (3.45%) Video Editing
7 9 (3.45%) Streaming Video
8 8 (3.07%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.30%) E-Learning
9 6 (2.30%) Online Games
10 5 (1.92%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.53%) Statistics
11 4 (1.53%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.15%) Social Media
12 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.15%) Clustering
12 3 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.58%) UNIX
2 21 (8.05%) Android
3 18 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.21%) Windows
5 7 (2.68%) Linux
6 5 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (1.15%) AIX
8 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.38%) HPUX
9 1 (0.38%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (12.64%) E-Commerce
1 33 (12.64%) Web Design
2 30 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.73%) Project Management
3 28 (10.73%) Analytics
4 27 (10.34%) Content Management
5 23 (8.81%) Automated Testing
5 23 (8.81%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (8.81%) System Testing
6 22 (8.43%) OO
6 22 (8.43%) SEO
7 20 (7.66%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (7.28%) TDD
9 18 (6.90%) Web Development
9 18 (6.90%) Android Development
10 16 (6.13%) MVC
11 15 (5.75%) CRM
11 15 (5.75%) Web Accessibility
12 14 (5.36%) Test Scripting
12 14 (5.36%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 139 (53.26%) JavaScript
2 59 (22.61%) ActionScript
3 41 (15.71%) Java
4 38 (14.56%) SQL
5 31 (11.88%) ActionScript 3.0
6 16 (6.13%) PHP
7 13 (4.98%) C#
8 8 (3.07%) Objective-C
8 8 (3.07%) Ruby
9 7 (2.68%) Perl
10 6 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.30%) Python
11 5 (1.92%) C++
11 5 (1.92%) C
12 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.53%) VBA
12 4 (1.53%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (1.15%) VB
14 1 (0.38%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (8.05%) Degree
2 7 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (2.68%) ISEB
3 5 (1.92%) HND
4 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.75%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.15%) vSphere
3 2 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.77%) Firmware
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.77%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Control-M
3 1 (0.38%) WMI
3 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 93 (35.63%) Adobe
2 24 (9.20%) Google
3 14 (5.36%) Macromedia
4 13 (4.98%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.60%) IBM
5 12 (4.60%) EPiServer
6 11 (4.21%) HP
6 11 (4.21%) Oracle
7 9 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.07%) SAP
9 6 (2.30%) DoubleClick
10 4 (1.53%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.53%) Apple
11 3 (1.15%) NetApp
11 3 (1.15%) Zend
11 3 (1.15%) VMware
12 2 (0.77%) Websense
12 2 (0.77%) Stellent
12 2 (0.77%) Facebook
12 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
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