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 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 331 280 278
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -2
Contract jobs citing Flash 72 117 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 1.68% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 69 90
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £237 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £504 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £276 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+286.36% -36.50%
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
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Flash Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
City of London -11 16 £200 -52.94% 12
Greenford +6 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 - 2
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 85 (66.93%) HTML
2 59 (46.46%) JavaScript
3 55 (43.31%) CSS
4 50 (39.37%) Adobe
5 41 (32.28%) HTML5
6 38 (29.92%) ActionScript
7 33 (25.98%) Photoshop
8 31 (24.41%) XML
9 29 (22.83%) Advertising
10 24 (18.90%) jQuery
11 23 (18.11%) Marketing
12 22 (17.32%) OO
13 19 (14.96%) User Experience
14 18 (14.17%) ActionScript 3.0
15 17 (13.39%) Java
15 17 (13.39%) Games
15 17 (13.39%) Adobe Illustrator
15 17 (13.39%) CSS3
15 17 (13.39%) Mobile App
16 16 (12.60%) Android
16 16 (12.60%) Apache Flex
17 15 (11.81%) Adobe AIR
17 15 (11.81%) Web Services
17 15 (11.81%) CRM
17 15 (11.81%) Android Development
18 14 (11.02%) Dreamweaver
18 14 (11.02%) CMS
18 14 (11.02%) MVC
18 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
19 13 (10.24%) Open Source

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (11.02%) CMS
2 9 (7.09%) SAS
2 9 (7.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (3.94%) Immediacy CMS
3 5 (3.94%) IIS
4 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.36%) WordPress
6 2 (1.57%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.57%) Confluence
7 1 (0.79%) Node.js
7 1 (0.79%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.79%) Drupal
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (25.98%) Photoshop
2 17 (13.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (8.66%) Shockwave
4 7 (5.51%) InDesign
4 7 (5.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (4.72%) MS Office
6 5 (3.94%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (3.15%) Fireworks
7 4 (3.15%) Acrobat
8 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
8 2 (1.57%) MS Project
9 1 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.79%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.79%) Quicktime
9 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.09%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) Unicast
1 2 (1.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) VoIP
2 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) VPN
2 1 (0.79%) SAN
2 1 (0.79%) WebEx
2 1 (0.79%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.94%) DB2
2 4 (3.15%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.36%) SQLite
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.79%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (0.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.79%) OLTP
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Dreamweaver
1 14 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.45%) Android Studio
2 12 (9.45%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.87%) Subversion
4 9 (7.09%) JIRA
5 7 (5.51%) Axure RP
6 5 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.94%) Xcode
7 2 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.57%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.57%) Selenium
7 2 (1.57%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (22.83%) Advertising
2 23 (18.11%) Marketing
3 17 (13.39%) Games
4 12 (9.45%) Finance
5 7 (5.51%) Retail
6 6 (4.72%) Interactive Media
7 5 (3.94%) Multimedia
8 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.57%) Banking
10 1 (0.79%) German Language
10 1 (0.79%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (55.12%) Developer
2 21 (16.54%) Flash Developer
2 21 (16.54%) Designer
3 10 (7.87%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (7.09%) Analyst
4 9 (7.09%) Web Developer
5 7 (5.51%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (5.51%) Web Designer
5 7 (5.51%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.72%) Android Developer
6 6 (4.72%) Flex Developer
7 5 (3.94%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Consultant
8 4 (3.15%) Administrator
8 4 (3.15%) ActionScript Developer
8 4 (3.15%) UI Designer
9 3 (2.36%) Visual Designer
9 3 (2.36%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 3 (2.36%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (66.93%) HTML
2 55 (43.31%) CSS
3 41 (32.28%) HTML5
4 31 (24.41%) XML
5 24 (18.90%) jQuery
6 17 (13.39%) CSS3
7 16 (12.60%) Apache Flex
8 15 (11.81%) Adobe AIR
8 15 (11.81%) Web Services
9 13 (10.24%) SOAP
10 12 (9.45%) Android SDK
11 11 (8.66%) XHTML
12 10 (7.87%) iOS SDK
12 10 (7.87%) REST
12 10 (7.87%) JSON
13 8 (6.30%) PureMVC
14 7 (5.51%) AngularJS
15 6 (4.72%) Stage3D
15 6 (4.72%) Away3D
15 6 (4.72%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) User Experience
2 17 (13.39%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.24%) Open Source
4 11 (8.66%) Flash Games
5 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.09%) Streaming Video
7 8 (6.30%) Video on Demand
8 5 (3.94%) Online Games
8 5 (3.94%) Animation
8 5 (3.94%) W3C
9 4 (3.15%) Digital Media
9 4 (3.15%) Statistics
9 4 (3.15%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.36%) Semantic Web
10 3 (2.36%) Video Editing
10 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.57%) Social Gaming
12 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Android
2 13 (10.24%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.15%) UNIX
4 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.36%) Windows
5 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (0.79%) AIX
6 1 (0.79%) Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.32%) OO
2 15 (11.81%) CRM
2 15 (11.81%) Android Development
3 14 (11.02%) MVC
4 13 (10.24%) Analytics
5 12 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.66%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.66%) Project Management
6 11 (8.66%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (7.87%) Web Design
8 9 (7.09%) Content Management
8 9 (7.09%) TDD
8 9 (7.09%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (7.09%) iOS Development
9 8 (6.30%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.30%) Mobile Development
9 8 (6.30%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.30%) OOP
9 8 (6.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.46%) JavaScript
2 38 (29.92%) ActionScript
3 18 (14.17%) ActionScript 3.0
4 17 (13.39%) Java
5 13 (10.24%) SQL
6 11 (8.66%) PHP
7 9 (7.09%) Ruby
8 8 (6.30%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.72%) C#
10 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.57%) BrightScript
11 2 (1.57%) Python
11 2 (1.57%) Perl
11 2 (1.57%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) HND
3 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.57%) ISEB
3 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) vSphere
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (39.37%) Adobe
2 9 (7.09%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (6.30%) Google
4 7 (5.51%) DoubleClick
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle
6 3 (2.36%) SAP
6 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.57%) Roku
7 2 (1.57%) Facebook
7 2 (1.57%) Apple
7 2 (1.57%) IBM
7 2 (1.57%) HP
8 1 (0.79%) Tandberg
8 1 (0.79%) Intel
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) McAfee
8 1 (0.79%) VMware
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