The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 305 263 261
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -2
Contract jobs citing Flash 97 146 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 1.92% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 109 102
Average daily rate
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£363 £330 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +9.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £224 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -31.81%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7168 7618 7544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.87% 31.41% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5115 5491 5265
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 81 80
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Flash
England

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in London

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in London

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram in London

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in London

Flash
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +7 24 £300 +1.43% 19
Greenford - 3 - -
Croydon - 1 £300 -
Enfield - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 137 (62.84%) HTML
2 98 (44.95%) Photoshop
3 93 (42.66%) CSS
4 79 (36.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 78 (35.78%) Adobe
6 76 (34.86%) JavaScript
7 60 (27.52%) HTML5
8 49 (22.48%) Android
9 40 (18.35%) ActionScript
9 40 (18.35%) InDesign
10 34 (15.60%) XML
11 33 (15.14%) Finance
11 33 (15.14%) CSS3
12 28 (12.84%) Java
13 26 (11.93%) Social Media
14 25 (11.47%) Degree
14 25 (11.47%) Animation
15 24 (11.01%) ActionScript 3.0
15 24 (11.01%) iPhone
16 23 (10.55%) Apple iOS
16 23 (10.55%) Advertising
17 22 (10.09%) OO
18 21 (9.63%) Games
19 20 (9.17%) Apache Flex
19 20 (9.17%) Web Services
19 20 (9.17%) Axure RP
20 19 (8.72%) Backbone.js
20 19 (8.72%) Marketing
21 18 (8.26%) E-Commerce
21 18 (8.26%) IBM

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (7.34%) CMS
2 13 (5.96%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.05%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) WordPress
5 2 (0.92%) Moodle
5 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.92%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.46%) Node.js
6 1 (0.46%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 98 (44.95%) Photoshop
2 79 (36.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 40 (18.35%) InDesign
4 16 (7.34%) Adobe After Effects
5 15 (6.88%) OmniGraffle
6 14 (6.42%) Fireworks
7 10 (4.59%) MS Office
8 9 (4.13%) MS Project
8 9 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (3.21%) MS Excel
10 5 (2.29%) Acrobat
11 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.46%) Quicktime
12 1 (0.46%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.92%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) GitHub
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.50%) Internet
2 9 (4.13%) RTSP
3 6 (2.75%) SAN
4 5 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.83%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.38%) SPDY
6 3 (1.38%) RTP
6 3 (1.38%) Intranet
7 2 (0.92%) GSM
7 2 (0.92%) SMS
7 2 (0.92%) RFID
7 2 (0.92%) Extranet
7 2 (0.92%) RTCP
8 1 (0.46%) InfiniBand
8 1 (0.46%) FTP
8 1 (0.46%) HTTP
8 1 (0.46%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.46%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.05%) DB2
1 11 (5.05%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.46%) MS Access
5 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.46%) SQLite
5 1 (0.46%) Big Data
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (9.17%) Axure RP
2 15 (6.88%) Subversion
3 11 (5.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (4.13%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.67%) LoadRunner
5 8 (3.67%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (3.21%) Maven
6 7 (3.21%) JIRA
6 7 (3.21%) Flex Builder
7 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.29%) Selenium
7 5 (2.29%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (1.83%) eggPlant
8 4 (1.83%) JBehave
9 3 (1.38%) Hudson
9 3 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.38%) Ant
9 3 (1.38%) Gradle
9 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (15.14%) Finance
2 23 (10.55%) Advertising
3 21 (9.63%) Games
4 19 (8.72%) Marketing
5 17 (7.80%) Retail
6 11 (5.05%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.67%) Banking
8 6 (2.75%) Front Office
9 5 (2.29%) Publishing
9 5 (2.29%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.38%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (35.78%) Designer
2 73 (33.49%) Developer
3 23 (10.55%) Digital Designer
4 17 (7.80%) Flash Developer
5 14 (6.42%) User Experience Designer
6 12 (5.50%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (5.05%) Tester
8 10 (4.59%) Web Designer
9 9 (4.13%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.13%) UI Designer
9 9 (4.13%) UI Developer
10 8 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Android Developer
10 8 (3.67%) Visual Designer
10 8 (3.67%) UI Programmer
11 7 (3.21%) Graphic Designer
12 6 (2.75%) Interactive Developer
13 5 (2.29%) Senior Designer
13 5 (2.29%) Technical Manager
13 5 (2.29%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (62.84%) HTML
2 93 (42.66%) CSS
3 60 (27.52%) HTML5
4 34 (15.60%) XML
5 33 (15.14%) CSS3
6 20 (9.17%) Web Services
6 20 (9.17%) Apache Flex
7 19 (8.72%) Backbone.js
8 17 (7.80%) jQuery
9 14 (6.42%) .NET
10 13 (5.96%) J2EE
11 11 (5.05%) JSON
12 8 (3.67%) Android SDK
12 8 (3.67%) Ajax
13 7 (3.21%) ASP.NET
13 7 (3.21%) SOAP
14 6 (2.75%) AngularJS
15 5 (2.29%) REST
15 5 (2.29%) XSLT
15 5 (2.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.93%) Social Media
2 25 (11.47%) Animation
3 24 (11.01%) iPhone
4 18 (8.26%) Mobile App
5 14 (6.42%) Streaming Video
6 11 (5.05%) RIA
7 10 (4.59%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.59%) Photography
8 9 (4.13%) Graphic Design
9 8 (3.67%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.75%) Copywriting
10 6 (2.75%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.29%) W3C
11 5 (2.29%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.29%) Video on Demand
12 4 (1.83%) IPTV
13 3 (1.38%) Online Games
13 3 (1.38%) iPad
13 3 (1.38%) E-Learning
14 2 (0.92%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.48%) Android
2 23 (10.55%) Apple iOS
3 15 (6.88%) Windows
4 14 (6.42%) UNIX
5 3 (1.38%) Linux
5 3 (1.38%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.92%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (0.92%) AIX
6 2 (0.92%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (10.09%) OO
2 18 (8.26%) E-Commerce
3 17 (7.80%) Project Management
3 17 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (6.88%) Regression Testing
4 15 (6.88%) OOP
5 12 (5.50%) Test Scripting
6 11 (5.05%) System Testing
6 11 (5.05%) Web Application Development
6 11 (5.05%) Analytics
7 9 (4.13%) Usability Testing
7 9 (4.13%) Workflow
7 9 (4.13%) TDD
7 9 (4.13%) Android Development
8 8 (3.67%) Scrum
8 8 (3.67%) User Experience Design
9 7 (3.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (3.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (3.21%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (34.86%) JavaScript
2 40 (18.35%) ActionScript
3 28 (12.84%) Java
4 24 (11.01%) ActionScript 3.0
5 16 (7.34%) SQL
6 10 (4.59%) C#
7 9 (4.13%) C++
7 9 (4.13%) Ruby
8 8 (3.67%) PHP
9 6 (2.75%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.75%) Lua
9 6 (2.75%) C
9 6 (2.75%) Perl
10 5 (2.29%) Python
10 5 (2.29%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.46%) VBA
12 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (11.47%) Degree
2 15 (6.88%) ISEB
3 11 (5.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.46%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) JTAG
2 2 (0.92%) WAI
3 1 (0.46%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (1.83%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.75%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (35.78%) Adobe
2 18 (8.26%) IBM
3 12 (5.50%) HP
4 11 (5.05%) DoubleClick
5 10 (4.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.21%) Apple
7 6 (2.75%) NetApp
8 5 (2.29%) Google
8 5 (2.29%) Oracle
9 3 (1.38%) Facebook
9 3 (1.38%) Twitter
9 3 (1.38%) ExactTarget
10 2 (0.92%) ESRI
10 2 (0.92%) Omniture
10 2 (0.92%) Cisco
10 2 (0.92%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.92%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.46%) Lotus
11 1 (0.46%) Zend
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