The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford 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 Salford 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 7 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Flash 2 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.25% 25.00% 17.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 46.67% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 40.63% 53.57% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 21
Average daily rate £375 £323 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Flash
Manchester

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Flash
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Game Development
2 3 (60.00%) New Media
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Kindle
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe AIR
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
1 3 (60.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ActionScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) New Media
2 3 (60.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Game Development
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe