The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 235 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Contract jobs citing Flash 26 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.84% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 21
Average daily rate
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£225 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £221 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £293
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -16.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.46% +44.44%
Flash
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2509 2227 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.32% 24.21% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1598 1250 1149
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.88 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Hampshire +2 14 £288 +27.77% 3
Berkshire -1 6 - - 1
Oxfordshire -20 5 £163 -61.76% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £220 -20.00%
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 29 (55.77%) HTML
2 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (40.38%) Photoshop
4 19 (36.54%) Adobe
5 18 (34.62%) CSS
5 18 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (30.77%) Web Design
7 15 (28.85%) Graphic Design
7 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (26.92%) Sass
8 14 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (26.92%) XHTML
8 14 (26.92%) Macromedia
9 12 (23.08%) W3C
9 12 (23.08%) XML
9 12 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
10 11 (21.15%) Java
11 10 (19.23%) Retail
11 10 (19.23%) Degree
11 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) User Experience
13 8 (15.38%) DbVisualizer
13 8 (15.38%) DB2
13 8 (15.38%) J2EE
13 8 (15.38%) UNIX
13 8 (15.38%) WebSphere
13 8 (15.38%) System Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
14 7 (13.46%) Marketing
14 7 (13.46%) Finance

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.62%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.77%) WordPress
4 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Photoshop
2 18 (34.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.85%) InDesign
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.85%) MS Project
4 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.92%) MS Office
5 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) DHCP
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
2 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) 802.11
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) DB2
1 8 (15.38%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) HP UFT
1 5 (9.62%) LoadRunner
2 4 (7.69%) Subversion
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) JBehave
3 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) GCC
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (19.23%) Retail
2 7 (13.46%) Marketing
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Games
4 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Designer
2 11 (21.15%) Photoshop Designer
2 11 (21.15%) Web Designer
3 9 (17.31%) Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Designer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Web Designer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Photoshop Designer
6 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Flash Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Tester
8 3 (5.77%) UI Designer
8 3 (5.77%) GUI Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.85%) UI/UX Designer
9 2 (3.85%) Flash Animator
9 2 (3.85%) Animator
9 2 (3.85%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 14 (26.92%) XHTML
3 14 (26.92%) Sass
3 14 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (23.08%) XML
5 8 (15.38%) J2EE
6 3 (5.77%) RESTful
6 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.85%) HTML5
7 2 (3.85%) CSS3
7 2 (3.85%) CakePHP
8 1 (1.92%) Qt
8 1 (1.92%) JSON
8 1 (1.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) WebGL
8 1 (1.92%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Graphic Design
1 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.08%) W3C
3 9 (17.31%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Animation
4 2 (3.85%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.92%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Android
2 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Web Design
2 12 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
3 8 (15.38%) System Testing
3 8 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 6 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.77%) Document Management
7 3 (5.77%) Game Development
7 3 (5.77%) Coaching
7 3 (5.77%) Workflow
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.15%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) C
4 2 (3.85%) ActionScript
4 2 (3.85%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) ISEB
2 6 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Firmware
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
2 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (3.85%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Adobe
2 14 (26.92%) Macromedia
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) IBM
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) Websense
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 2 (3.85%) Zend
6 1 (1.92%) Lumension
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago