The table below looks at the statistics for the Flex Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flex Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flex Developer
Rank 586 564 506
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -58
Contract jobs requiring a Flex Developer 6 9 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.018% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.020% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 18
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£469 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £393 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £563 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £450
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46993 45168 41393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.48% 92.76% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30139 28182 24625
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1790 1829 1978
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £39.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Flex Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flex Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Flex Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Flex Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Flex Developer across the England region.

Flex Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Flex Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Flex Developer across the England region.

Flex Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Flex Developer
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 Flex Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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 -3 6 £469 -8.53%
Flex Developer
UK

Flex Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Flex Developer in their job title 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 with Flex Developer in their job title.

1 35 (97.22%) Apache Flex
2 29 (80.56%) Java
3 22 (61.11%) SQL
4 15 (41.67%) JBoss
5 14 (38.89%) JMS
5 14 (38.89%) SOA
5 14 (38.89%) Web Services
5 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (38.89%) Java EE
6 13 (36.11%) XML
7 12 (33.33%) QA
8 11 (30.56%) Parsley
9 10 (27.78%) MVC
10 9 (25.00%) Finance
10 9 (25.00%) Banking
10 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
11 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
12 7 (19.44%) FlexUnit
13 6 (16.67%) HTML
13 6 (16.67%) Adobe
13 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (13.89%) OO
14 5 (13.89%) Front Office
14 5 (13.89%) BDD
14 5 (13.89%) PureMVC
14 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
15 4 (11.11%) Scrum
15 4 (11.11%) Subversion
15 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis

Flex Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Flex Developer in their job title 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 with Flex Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (41.67%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) FlexUnit
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
1 9 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Front Office
4 4 (11.11%) Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) Apache Flex
2 14 (38.89%) Web Services
2 14 (38.89%) JMS
2 14 (38.89%) Java EE
3 13 (36.11%) XML
4 11 (30.56%) Parsley
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) PureMVC
7 4 (11.11%) Adobe AIR
8 3 (8.33%) Flash
8 3 (8.33%) OpenGL
8 3 (8.33%) WebGL
8 3 (8.33%) Stage3D
8 3 (8.33%) Away3D
9 2 (5.56%) Robotlegs
9 2 (5.56%) CSS
10 1 (2.78%) JSP
10 1 (2.78%) J2EE
10 1 (2.78%) EJB
10 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) UNIX
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) SOA
1 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.89%) OO
4 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.78%) Kanban
7 1 (2.78%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) ActionScript
3 4 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) InterSystems