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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 364 322 276
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -46
Contract jobs citing Flash 61 101 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.43% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 1.38% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 58 104
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £533 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £293
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -16.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £109.25 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.46% +44.44%
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
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 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
City of London -16 17 £188 -37.50% 3
Croydon -17 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £375 -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 76 (61.29%) HTML
2 56 (45.16%) CSS
3 53 (42.74%) JavaScript
4 40 (32.26%) HTML5
5 39 (31.45%) Photoshop
6 36 (29.03%) ActionScript
7 30 (24.19%) Adobe
8 27 (21.77%) XML
8 27 (21.77%) User Experience
9 26 (20.97%) Advertising
10 23 (18.55%) Adobe Illustrator
11 21 (16.94%) jQuery
12 18 (14.52%) Web Services
13 17 (13.71%) Java
13 17 (13.71%) CMS
13 17 (13.71%) CSS3
14 16 (12.90%) Mobile App
14 16 (12.90%) OO
15 15 (12.10%) SOAP
15 15 (12.10%) Android
15 15 (12.10%) Android Development
15 15 (12.10%) Apple iOS
16 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (11.29%) SQL
16 14 (11.29%) Dreamweaver
17 13 (10.48%) REST
18 12 (9.68%) Android SDK
18 12 (9.68%) Android Studio
18 12 (9.68%) Git (software)
18 12 (9.68%) Web Design

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (13.71%) CMS
2 8 (6.45%) WordPress
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
3 5 (4.03%) Immediacy CMS
4 4 (3.23%) Node.js
5 2 (1.61%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.61%) Confluence
5 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.61%) DNN
6 1 (0.81%) Drupal
6 1 (0.81%) Lync
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.81%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (31.45%) Photoshop
2 23 (18.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (8.87%) InDesign
4 10 (8.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (6.45%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (3.23%) Fireworks
7 3 (2.42%) Acrobat
7 3 (2.42%) MS Office
7 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.81%) Shockwave
9 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.81%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.81%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.81%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Internet
2 4 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) DNS
3 2 (1.61%) IPv6
3 2 (1.61%) SAN
3 2 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) DB2
2 3 (2.42%) SQLite
3 2 (1.61%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) OLTP
4 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.81%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Dreamweaver
2 12 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.68%) Android Studio
3 8 (6.45%) Axure RP
4 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.03%) Xcode
6 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.23%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.61%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.61%) FlexUnit
7 2 (1.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 26 (20.97%) Advertising
2 10 (8.06%) Games
3 9 (7.26%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Retail
4 7 (5.65%) Multimedia
4 7 (5.65%) Finance
5 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.42%) Automotive
6 3 (2.42%) Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.61%) Back Office
7 2 (1.61%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.81%) German Language
8 1 (0.81%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (54.03%) Developer
2 29 (23.39%) Designer
3 15 (12.10%) Flash Developer
4 13 (10.48%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (7.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (7.26%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.45%) Web Designer
7 7 (5.65%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Android Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Consultant
9 5 (4.03%) Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) iOS Developer
9 5 (4.03%) Digital Designer
10 4 (3.23%) Visual Designer
10 4 (3.23%) UI Designer
10 4 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Lead Designer
11 3 (2.42%) Graphic Designer
11 3 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.42%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (61.29%) HTML
2 56 (45.16%) CSS
3 40 (32.26%) HTML5
4 27 (21.77%) XML
5 21 (16.94%) jQuery
6 18 (14.52%) Web Services
7 17 (13.71%) CSS3
8 15 (12.10%) SOAP
9 13 (10.48%) REST
10 12 (9.68%) Android SDK
11 10 (8.06%) XHTML
11 10 (8.06%) JSON
11 10 (8.06%) iOS SDK
12 7 (5.65%) .NET
13 6 (4.84%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
14 5 (4.03%) Apache Flex
14 5 (4.03%) WCF
14 5 (4.03%) Ajax
14 5 (4.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.77%) User Experience
2 16 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.87%) Video on Demand
4 9 (7.26%) Animation
5 8 (6.45%) Streaming Video
6 7 (5.65%) Online Games
7 6 (4.84%) Graphic Design
8 5 (4.03%) Statistics
9 4 (3.23%) W3C
9 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.42%) FMCG
10 3 (2.42%) Social Media
10 3 (2.42%) Clustering
10 3 (2.42%) E-Learning
10 3 (2.42%) Video Editing
11 2 (1.61%) Flash Games
11 2 (1.61%) RIA
11 2 (1.61%) Social Gaming
11 2 (1.61%) Motion Graphics
11 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Android
1 15 (12.10%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.42%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) UNIX
3 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.81%) AIX
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.90%) OO
2 15 (12.10%) Android Development
3 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.68%) Web Design
5 11 (8.87%) Content Management
6 10 (8.06%) MVC
7 9 (7.26%) Web Development
7 9 (7.26%) iOS Development
7 9 (7.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (6.45%) Mobile Development
9 6 (4.84%) CRM
9 6 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.84%) Project Management
10 5 (4.03%) Scrum
10 5 (4.03%) Usability Testing
10 5 (4.03%) Analytics
10 5 (4.03%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.23%) BDD
11 4 (3.23%) Open Source
11 4 (3.23%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.74%) JavaScript
2 36 (29.03%) ActionScript
3 17 (13.71%) Java
4 14 (11.29%) SQL
5 11 (8.87%) ActionScript 3.0
6 8 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.65%) C#
8 6 (4.84%) PHP
9 5 (4.03%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.42%) Perl
10 3 (2.42%) Python
11 2 (1.61%) Ruby
11 2 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.61%) C++
11 2 (1.61%) C
12 1 (0.81%) VBScript
12 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) HND
3 2 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) WCAG
1 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) vSphere
2 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.61%) vCloud
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) vMotion
2 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.81%) Control-M
2 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Adobe
2 8 (6.45%) Google
3 6 (4.84%) HP
4 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.23%) IBM
5 4 (3.23%) DoubleClick
6 3 (2.42%) Citrix
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle
7 2 (1.61%) SAP
7 2 (1.61%) Facebook
8 1 (0.81%) Brocade
8 1 (0.81%) Zend
8 1 (0.81%) Omniture
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) McAfee
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) Sybase
8 1 (0.81%) EMC
London
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Rate: To be negotiated directly with the client
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago