The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Flash
England / North West
Rank 132 150 140
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing Flash 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.038% 0.19% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.69% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £135 £363 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.75% +107.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £344 £258
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +33.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-71.16% +22.22%

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
821 1019 834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.24% 27.35% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 670 537
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 48 25
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.56 £19.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Flash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 1 £135 -59.85% 1
Flash
England

Flash
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Flash.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (25.00%) Redux
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) React

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Games Developer
2 3 (75.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java