The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 61 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing Flash 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.46% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% 1.72% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £363 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.33 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-36.50% -18.47%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 58 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.84% 19.14% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 31 63
Average daily rate £250 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Flash
England

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -27 2 £375 +57.89% 3
Flash
England

Flash
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 1 (16.67%) OOP

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Flex Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Flash Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) ActionScript