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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 440 352 343
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -9
Contract jobs citing Flash 139 210 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 1.58% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 111 120
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £210 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £276 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 10
Average hourly rate £22.18 £11.00 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.63% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.80 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+286.36% -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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £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 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -51 72 £375 -6.25% 28
South East -17 25 £300 -7.69% 11
East of England +22 22 £250 +19.04% 4
North West -21 6 £200 -33.33% 4
West Midlands -30 6 £270 +8.00% 3
South West +9 5 £294 -6.74%
East Midlands -14 3 £350 +27.27% 2
Yorkshire -21 1 £198 +20.61% 3
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 151 (65.37%) HTML
2 119 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 94 (40.69%) CSS
4 82 (35.50%) Adobe
5 72 (31.17%) Photoshop
6 55 (23.81%) XML
6 55 (23.81%) HTML5
7 48 (20.78%) ActionScript
7 48 (20.78%) Marketing
8 38 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (16.02%) Adobe Illustrator
9 37 (16.02%) Java
10 36 (15.58%) User Experience
11 34 (14.72%) SQL
11 34 (14.72%) Advertising
12 32 (13.85%) CMS
13 31 (13.42%) E-Commerce
13 31 (13.42%) Mobile App
14 30 (12.99%) jQuery
15 28 (12.12%) Analytics
15 28 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (12.12%) Content Management
16 25 (10.82%) Finance
16 25 (10.82%) UNIX
17 24 (10.39%) OO
17 24 (10.39%) Retail
17 24 (10.39%) Degree
17 24 (10.39%) ActionScript 3.0
18 23 (9.96%) Digital Marketing
18 23 (9.96%) Google

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (13.85%) CMS
2 16 (6.93%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.06%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (3.90%) IIS
4 9 (3.90%) MQSeries
4 9 (3.90%) SAS
5 8 (3.46%) WordPress
6 5 (2.16%) Immediacy CMS
6 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.30%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.87%) Confluence
8 2 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.87%) Drupal
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.43%) Node.js
9 1 (0.43%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.43%) Moodle
9 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 72 (31.17%) Photoshop
2 37 (16.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (6.49%) MS Office
4 14 (6.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (6.06%) MS Excel
4 14 (6.06%) InDesign
5 11 (4.76%) Shockwave
6 9 (3.90%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (2.60%) Fireworks
9 5 (2.16%) Acrobat
10 3 (1.30%) MS Project
10 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.43%) Quicktime
12 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Magento
2 4 (1.73%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.73%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.90%) SAN
2 5 (2.16%) Internet
3 3 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.87%) Wireless
4 2 (0.87%) RTSP
4 2 (0.87%) Broadband
4 2 (0.87%) DNS
4 2 (0.87%) DHCP
4 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.87%) FTP
4 2 (0.87%) LDAP
4 2 (0.87%) Network Security
4 2 (0.87%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.87%) Unicast
4 2 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.43%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.43%) WebEx
5 1 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) ATM
5 1 (0.43%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.09%) DB2
2 20 (8.66%) DbVisualizer
3 10 (4.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.03%) MS Access
5 6 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.16%) MySQL
7 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.30%) SQLite
7 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.43%) DTS
9 1 (0.43%) OLTP
9 1 (0.43%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (9.52%) Dreamweaver
1 22 (9.52%) Subversion
2 15 (6.49%) Git (software)
3 14 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 12 (5.19%) Android Studio
4 12 (5.19%) Selenium
5 11 (4.76%) WebDriver
5 11 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.90%) Axure RP
6 9 (3.90%) JIRA
6 9 (3.90%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (3.90%) LoadRunner
7 7 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.16%) Xcode
9 4 (1.73%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.30%) JBehave
11 1 (0.43%) GCC
11 1 (0.43%) TestNG
11 1 (0.43%) Flash Builder
11 1 (0.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 48 (20.78%) Marketing
2 34 (14.72%) Advertising
3 25 (10.82%) Finance
4 24 (10.39%) Retail
5 22 (9.52%) Games
6 6 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.60%) Interactive Media
6 6 (2.60%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.30%) Banking
7 3 (1.30%) Legal
7 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.87%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (44.59%) Developer
2 42 (18.18%) Designer
3 28 (12.12%) Flash Developer
4 23 (9.96%) Analyst
5 20 (8.66%) Web Developer
6 14 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (6.06%) Web Designer
7 11 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 11 (4.76%) Tester
8 9 (3.90%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (3.46%) Android Developer
10 7 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
10 7 (3.03%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.60%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.60%) Administrator
11 6 (2.60%) Marketing Manager
11 6 (2.60%) ActionScript Developer
11 6 (2.60%) Flash ActionScript Developer
11 6 (2.60%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (65.37%) HTML
2 94 (40.69%) CSS
3 55 (23.81%) XML
3 55 (23.81%) HTML5
4 30 (12.99%) jQuery
5 20 (8.66%) CSS3
6 19 (8.23%) Apache Flex
6 19 (8.23%) Web Services
7 17 (7.36%) J2EE
8 16 (6.93%) SOAP
8 16 (6.93%) XHTML
9 15 (6.49%) Adobe AIR
10 14 (6.06%) Android SDK
11 12 (5.19%) RESTful
11 12 (5.19%) JSON
12 11 (4.76%) iOS SDK
12 11 (4.76%) REST
13 10 (4.33%) .NET
13 10 (4.33%) WebGL
14 9 (3.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (15.58%) User Experience
3 31 (13.42%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.49%) Open Source
5 11 (4.76%) Flash Games
5 11 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 11 (4.76%) W3C
6 9 (3.90%) Graphic Design
6 9 (3.90%) Animation
6 9 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.90%) Streaming Video
7 8 (3.46%) Video on Demand
8 7 (3.03%) Video Editing
9 6 (2.60%) E-Learning
10 5 (2.16%) Online Games
11 4 (1.73%) Statistics
12 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.30%) Semantic Web
12 3 (1.30%) Social Media
12 3 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.82%) UNIX
2 22 (9.52%) Android
3 18 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.33%) Windows
5 7 (3.03%) Linux
6 6 (2.60%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.73%) Solaris
7 4 (1.73%) AIX
7 4 (1.73%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.87%) HPUX
8 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.42%) E-Commerce
2 28 (12.12%) Analytics
2 28 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.12%) Content Management
3 24 (10.39%) OO
4 23 (9.96%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (9.96%) SEO
5 21 (9.09%) Project Management
6 20 (8.66%) Automated Testing
6 20 (8.66%) Web Development
6 20 (8.66%) Web Design
6 20 (8.66%) System Testing
7 19 (8.23%) Android Development
8 18 (7.79%) TDD
8 18 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (6.93%) MVC
10 15 (6.49%) CRM
11 14 (6.06%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.19%) Coaching
12 12 (5.19%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 119 (51.52%) JavaScript
2 48 (20.78%) ActionScript
3 37 (16.02%) Java
4 34 (14.72%) SQL
5 24 (10.39%) ActionScript 3.0
6 18 (7.79%) PHP
7 12 (5.19%) C#
8 9 (3.90%) Ruby
9 8 (3.46%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.60%) ActionScript 2.0
11 5 (2.16%) VBA
12 4 (1.73%) C++
12 4 (1.73%) VB
13 3 (1.30%) C
13 3 (1.30%) Perl
14 2 (0.87%) Python
14 2 (0.87%) BrightScript
15 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (10.39%) Degree
2 9 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (3.90%) ISEB
3 5 (2.16%) HND
3 5 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.49%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) WCAG
2 1 (0.43%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.30%) vSphere
3 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.87%) Firmware
3 2 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.87%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) WMI
Vendors
1 82 (35.50%) Adobe
2 23 (9.96%) Google
3 14 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.63%) Oracle
5 12 (5.19%) IBM
5 12 (5.19%) EPiServer
6 10 (4.33%) HP
7 9 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.46%) SAP
9 7 (3.03%) DoubleClick
10 5 (2.16%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.73%) Apple
11 4 (1.73%) NetApp
12 3 (1.30%) Citrix
12 3 (1.30%) VMware
13 2 (0.87%) Stellent
13 2 (0.87%) Sun
13 2 (0.87%) BMC
13 2 (0.87%) Veritas
13 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £125 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venn Group
Rate: £180 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago