The first table below looks at the demand for the Flex Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flex Developer
Rank 409 356 365
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Flex Developer 7 23 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 39
Average daily rate £488 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £430 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22912 20394 25944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.78% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15867 13832 16673
Average daily rate £425 £448 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 421 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Flex Developer
England

Flex Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flex Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Flex Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Flex Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Flex Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Flex Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flex Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Flex Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Flex Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Flex Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Flex Developer
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 Flex Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 2 £538 -6.52% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Flex Developer
England

Flex Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 42 (89.36%) Apache Flex
2 34 (72.34%) HTML
3 31 (65.96%) HTML5
4 26 (55.32%) Java
5 25 (53.19%) Adobe
6 24 (51.06%) Parsley
7 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
7 21 (44.68%) Finance
8 17 (36.17%) Cairngorm
9 16 (34.04%) RIA
10 15 (31.91%) Banking
10 15 (31.91%) OO
11 14 (29.79%) ActionScript
11 14 (29.79%) Maven
12 12 (25.53%) Investment Banking
12 12 (25.53%) ActionScript 3.0
13 11 (23.40%) CSS
14 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.02%) XML
15 8 (17.02%) SQL
16 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
16 7 (14.89%) TDD
16 7 (14.89%) Scrum
17 6 (12.77%) Confluence
17 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
17 6 (12.77%) Front Office
17 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
17 6 (12.77%) PureMVC
17 6 (12.77%) JIRA
17 6 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Flex Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (12.77%) Confluence
2 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) LiveCycle
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) JIRA
2 6 (12.77%) Ant
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) FlexUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Flexmojos
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Banking
3 12 (25.53%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.77%) Front Office
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (89.36%) Apache Flex
2 34 (72.34%) HTML
3 31 (65.96%) HTML5
4 24 (51.06%) Parsley
5 17 (36.17%) Cairngorm
6 11 (23.40%) CSS
7 8 (17.02%) XML
8 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.77%) PureMVC
9 5 (10.64%) Ext JS
9 5 (10.64%) Ajax
9 5 (10.64%) JDBC
10 4 (8.51%) Java EE
11 3 (6.38%) Spring
12 1 (2.13%) Flash
12 1 (2.13%) JSP
12 1 (2.13%) SOAP
12 1 (2.13%) Struts
12 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) RIA
2 6 (12.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.13%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) OO
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) TDD
3 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.89%) Scrum
4 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
5 5 (10.64%) MVC
5 5 (10.64%) OOP
5 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.38%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (6.38%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.26%) Web Development
9 1 (2.13%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.79%) ActionScript
4 12 (25.53%) ActionScript 3.0
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) C#
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Adobe
2 2 (4.26%) Sybase
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) EasyScreen
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle