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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flex Developer
Rank 534 493 490
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Flex Developer 23 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.10% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 22
Average daily rate
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£338 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £585 £611
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Flex Developer
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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
42131 41322 38316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.67% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26842 25081 22205
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1651 1833 2326
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.09 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flex Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Flex Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 January 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 +1 20 £334 -36.42% 3
Flex Developer
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Flex Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 32 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 23 (71.88%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) MVC
4 14 (43.75%) Adobe
5 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) OOP
6 9 (28.13%) OO
6 9 (28.13%) Flash
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) Parsley
8 7 (21.88%) Banking
8 7 (21.88%) Subversion
9 6 (18.75%) Advertising
9 6 (18.75%) OpenGL
9 6 (18.75%) ActionScript
9 6 (18.75%) PHP
9 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
9 6 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (18.75%) WebGL
9 6 (18.75%) Stage3D
9 6 (18.75%) Away3D
9 6 (18.75%) Adobe AIR
9 6 (18.75%) PureMVC
10 5 (15.63%) BlazeDS
10 5 (15.63%) Equities
10 5 (15.63%) Marketing
11 4 (12.50%) Java EE
11 4 (12.50%) Spring
11 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 4 (12.50%) SQL

Flex Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (6.25%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 2 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) Flash Builder
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Advertising
4 5 (15.63%) Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Flash
4 8 (25.00%) Parsley
5 6 (18.75%) OpenGL
5 6 (18.75%) WebGL
5 6 (18.75%) Stage3D
5 6 (18.75%) Away3D
5 6 (18.75%) Adobe AIR
5 6 (18.75%) PureMVC
6 5 (15.63%) BlazeDS
7 4 (12.50%) Java EE
7 4 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) JMS
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) JSF
9 2 (6.25%) CSS
9 2 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Equities
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) RIA
5 1 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (28.13%) OOP
2 9 (28.13%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) People Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) EAI
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Web Development
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) ActionScript
2 6 (18.75%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase