The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Flash
Rank 139 130 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing Flash 7 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.069% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 0.33% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £290 £313 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +51.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £42.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +286.36%
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
580 599 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.95% 20.56% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 302 468
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh -5 7 £290 -7.20% 1
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Flash.

1 6 (46.15%) Photoshop
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Wireframes
3 3 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Flex
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 3 (23.08%) Fireworks
4 2 (15.38%) JCL
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) DB2
4 2 (15.38%) FTP
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
4 2 (15.38%) InDesign
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) WordPress
4 2 (15.38%) Content Development

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Drupal
1 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (46.15%) Photoshop
2 3 (23.08%) Fireworks
3 2 (15.38%) Edge Animate
3 2 (15.38%) InDesign
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Interactive Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Interaction Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile UX Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Flex
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) DHTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Mainframe
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) e-Learning
3 2 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (23.08%) Wireframes
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Content Development
3 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Product Management
4 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe