The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 25 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing Flash 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.61% 1.65% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 4.23% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.03 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+102.71% -19.83%
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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 71 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.89% 39.01% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 36 20
Average daily rate £475 £437 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +16.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Flash
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 2.0
3 3 (42.86%) Social Media
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
3 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 3 (42.86%) Animation
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (42.86%) InDesign
3 3 (42.86%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (42.86%) DoubleClick

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (42.86%) InDesign
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe After Effects
General
1 7 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Flash Designer
3 3 (42.86%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Media
1 3 (42.86%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript 2.0
2 3 (42.86%) ActionScript
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) DoubleClick