The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 324 282 254
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -28
Contract jobs citing Flash 86 146 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 1.82% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 94 110
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £263 £250
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £17.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+83.71% -29.24%
Flash
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7382 8002 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.41% 31.75% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 5785 5523
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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 £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 53 78
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +6 19 £300 +4.34% 12
Greenford - 4 - -
Croydon - 1 £300 -
Enfield - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 135 (66.83%) HTML
2 97 (48.02%) CSS
3 89 (44.06%) Photoshop
4 81 (40.10%) JavaScript
5 75 (37.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 70 (34.65%) Adobe
7 62 (30.69%) HTML5
8 42 (20.79%) Android
9 40 (19.80%) ActionScript
10 39 (19.31%) XML
10 39 (19.31%) InDesign
11 38 (18.81%) CSS3
12 27 (13.37%) ActionScript 3.0
13 25 (12.38%) Social Media
14 23 (11.39%) Java
14 23 (11.39%) OO
14 23 (11.39%) Finance
15 22 (10.89%) Animation
15 22 (10.89%) Backbone.js
16 21 (10.40%) Degree
16 21 (10.40%) Apache Flex
16 21 (10.40%) Advertising
16 21 (10.40%) OOP
17 20 (9.90%) Web Services
17 20 (9.90%) iPhone
17 20 (9.90%) jQuery
17 20 (9.90%) Games
18 18 (8.91%) Adobe After Effects
18 18 (8.91%) E-Commerce
18 18 (8.91%) Axure RP

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (6.93%) CMS
2 10 (4.95%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.96%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.49%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.99%) IIS
5 2 (0.99%) Apache
5 2 (0.99%) Moodle
5 2 (0.99%) Node.js
6 1 (0.50%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.50%) WordPress
6 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.50%) TeamSite
Applications
1 89 (44.06%) Photoshop
2 75 (37.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (19.31%) InDesign
4 18 (8.91%) Adobe After Effects
5 16 (7.92%) OmniGraffle
6 15 (7.43%) Fireworks
7 7 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (3.47%) MS Project
8 6 (2.97%) MS Office
9 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
9 3 (1.49%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.99%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.50%) Mingle
11 1 (0.50%) Maya
11 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.50%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.99%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.45%) Internet
2 8 (3.96%) RTSP
3 6 (2.97%) SAN
4 5 (2.48%) SPDY
5 4 (1.98%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.49%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.49%) RTP
7 2 (0.99%) RFID
7 2 (0.99%) RTCP
7 2 (0.99%) Extranet
7 2 (0.99%) GSM
7 2 (0.99%) SMS
8 1 (0.50%) HTTP
8 1 (0.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.96%) DB2
1 8 (3.96%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.50%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (8.91%) Axure RP
2 12 (5.94%) Subversion
3 9 (4.46%) JIRA
4 8 (3.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (3.47%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (2.48%) Flex Builder
7 5 (2.48%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.48%) Selenium
7 5 (2.48%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.98%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.98%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (1.49%) JBehave
9 3 (1.49%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.49%) Maven
10 1 (0.50%) Redmine
10 1 (0.50%) Mocha
10 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.50%) Grunt
General
1 23 (11.39%) Finance
2 21 (10.40%) Advertising
3 20 (9.90%) Games
4 14 (6.93%) Marketing
5 11 (5.45%) Retail
6 8 (3.96%) Banking
6 8 (3.96%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.98%) Publishing
7 4 (1.98%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.49%) Legal
9 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 77 (38.12%) Developer
2 67 (33.17%) Designer
3 21 (10.40%) Digital Designer
4 18 (8.91%) Flash Developer
5 17 (8.42%) Front-End Developer
6 13 (6.44%) UI Developer
6 13 (6.44%) User Experience Designer
7 12 (5.94%) UI Programmer
8 11 (5.45%) Web Designer
9 9 (4.46%) Tester
10 7 (3.47%) Android Developer
10 7 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (3.47%) UI Designer
10 7 (3.47%) Graphic Designer
11 6 (2.97%) Visual Designer
12 5 (2.48%) Senior Designer
12 5 (2.48%) Interactive Developer
12 5 (2.48%) Photoshop Designer
12 5 (2.48%) Software Engineer
13 4 (1.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (66.83%) HTML
2 97 (48.02%) CSS
3 62 (30.69%) HTML5
4 39 (19.31%) XML
5 38 (18.81%) CSS3
6 22 (10.89%) Backbone.js
7 21 (10.40%) Apache Flex
8 20 (9.90%) Web Services
8 20 (9.90%) jQuery
9 15 (7.43%) .NET
10 13 (6.44%) JSON
11 12 (5.94%) XHTML
12 10 (4.95%) DHTML
12 10 (4.95%) J2EE
13 9 (4.46%) ASP.NET
14 8 (3.96%) Ajax
15 7 (3.47%) Android SDK
15 7 (3.47%) AngularJS
15 7 (3.47%) SOAP
16 5 (2.48%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.38%) Social Media
2 22 (10.89%) Animation
3 20 (9.90%) iPhone
4 17 (8.42%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.45%) Streaming Video
6 9 (4.46%) RIA
7 8 (3.96%) W3C
7 8 (3.96%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.96%) Graphic Design
7 8 (3.96%) Photography
8 6 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.48%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.48%) Video on Demand
9 5 (2.48%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.48%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.98%) Online Games
10 4 (1.98%) iPad
11 3 (1.49%) IPTV
12 2 (0.99%) GIS
12 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.79%) Android
2 17 (8.42%) Apple iOS
3 15 (7.43%) Windows
4 11 (5.45%) UNIX
5 2 (0.99%) Windows CE
5 2 (0.99%) AIX
5 2 (0.99%) Solaris
5 2 (0.99%) Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.50%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.39%) OO
2 21 (10.40%) OOP
3 18 (8.91%) E-Commerce
4 16 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (6.44%) Project Management
5 13 (6.44%) Web Application Development
6 11 (5.45%) Scrum
6 11 (5.45%) Test Scripting
6 11 (5.45%) Regression Testing
7 10 (4.95%) Analytics
8 9 (4.46%) Android Development
8 9 (4.46%) System Testing
8 9 (4.46%) TDD
8 9 (4.46%) Software Engineering
8 9 (4.46%) MVC
9 8 (3.96%) Content Management
9 8 (3.96%) Usability Testing
10 7 (3.47%) User Experience Design
10 7 (3.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (40.10%) JavaScript
2 40 (19.80%) ActionScript
3 27 (13.37%) ActionScript 3.0
4 23 (11.39%) Java
5 17 (8.42%) SQL
6 13 (6.44%) C#
7 7 (3.47%) C
7 7 (3.47%) C++
7 7 (3.47%) Perl
7 7 (3.47%) PHP
8 6 (2.97%) Lua
8 6 (2.97%) ActionScript 2.0
9 5 (2.48%) Ruby
10 4 (1.98%) Python
10 4 (1.98%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.50%) BrightScript
12 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (10.40%) Degree
2 11 (5.45%) ISEB
3 8 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) JTAG
2 2 (0.99%) WAI
3 1 (0.50%) Section 508
3 1 (0.50%) EMIR
3 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.97%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 70 (34.65%) Adobe
2 15 (7.43%) IBM
3 9 (4.46%) DoubleClick
3 9 (4.46%) HP
4 8 (3.96%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.47%) Oracle
5 7 (3.47%) Apple
6 6 (2.97%) NetApp
7 5 (2.48%) Google
8 3 (1.49%) Facebook
8 3 (1.49%) ExactTarget
8 3 (1.49%) Omniture
9 2 (0.99%) ESRI
9 2 (0.99%) Mapinfo
9 2 (0.99%) Cisco
9 2 (0.99%) Twitter
9 2 (0.99%) Sencha
10 1 (0.50%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.50%) Roku
10 1 (0.50%) Zend
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