The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 121 111 98
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing Flash 3 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 1.56% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Average daily rate
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£378 £425 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +83.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £463 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.55%
Flash
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
756 768 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.99% 30.50% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 398 261
Average daily rate £355 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 19
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +36.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Flash
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 1 £500 - 1
Glasgow -12 1 £255 -40.00%
Fife - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) XHTML
2 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 3 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (33.33%) InDesign
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) CCAB
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Migration

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (33.33%) InDesign
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Web Designer
1 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (11.11%) EMC Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) XHTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Web Design
1 1 (11.11%) Content Management
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCAB
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) SRDF
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Brocade
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft