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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 229 212 216
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Flash 25 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 1.34% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £276 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £41.25 £26.00 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.65% +50.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £22.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £29.20 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+286.36% -36.50%
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
2248 2091 2005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.09% 23.35% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1212 1068
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 121
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £20.50 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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
Berkshire -1 12 £275 -24.13%
Surrey +7 5 £365 +32.72% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £231 - 2
Hampshire -15 2 £363 +9.84%
Kent - 1 - - 3
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) Photoshop
4 14 (31.11%) Java
4 14 (31.11%) XML
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 11 (24.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (22.22%) Degree
7 10 (22.22%) UNIX
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) User Experience
7 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.00%) Adobe
8 9 (20.00%) Retail
9 8 (17.78%) Marketing
9 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
9 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
9 8 (17.78%) J2EE
9 8 (17.78%) DB2
9 8 (17.78%) DbVisualizer
9 8 (17.78%) System Testing
10 7 (15.56%) Digital Media
10 7 (15.56%) HTML5
11 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (13.33%) HP
11 6 (13.33%) ISEB
11 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (11.11%) Web Design
12 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) MQSeries
3 4 (8.89%) CMS
3 4 (8.89%) WordPress
4 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Photoshop
2 11 (24.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (8.89%) InDesign
3 4 (8.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.22%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (2.22%) MS Project
5 1 (2.22%) MS Office
5 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
2 2 (4.44%) DHCP
2 2 (4.44%) RTSP
2 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) 802.11
3 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) DB2
1 8 (17.78%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Subversion
1 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 4 (8.89%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (6.67%) Selenium
3 3 (6.67%) JBehave
3 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) GCC
5 1 (2.22%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (17.78%) Marketing
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 4 (8.89%) Games
5 3 (6.67%) Advertising
6 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.22%) Billing
7 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Designer
2 12 (26.67%) Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Web Designer
4 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Interactive Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Flash Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Photoshop Designer
7 2 (4.44%) E-Learning Developer
7 2 (4.44%) GUI Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 14 (31.11%) XML
3 13 (28.89%) CSS
4 8 (17.78%) J2EE
5 7 (15.56%) HTML5
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
6 4 (8.89%) WebGL
6 4 (8.89%) CSS3
6 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 3 (6.67%) RESTful
7 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
7 3 (6.67%) XHTML
8 2 (4.44%) SOAP
8 2 (4.44%) Struts
8 2 (4.44%) JSON
8 2 (4.44%) Android SDK
8 2 (4.44%) Velocity
8 2 (4.44%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.22%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.89%) Animation
3 4 (8.89%) Video Editing
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.22%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (8.89%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
1 8 (17.78%) System Testing
2 6 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Web Design
3 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) TDD
4 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.67%) Coaching
5 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Web Development
5 3 (6.67%) Android Development
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (4.44%) OOP
6 2 (4.44%) Content Management
6 2 (4.44%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.11%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) ActionScript
4 4 (8.89%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) C
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (13.33%) ISEB
3 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Firmware
2 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Adobe
2 6 (13.33%) HP
3 5 (11.11%) IBM
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Sun
5 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 2 (4.44%) NetApp
5 2 (4.44%) Veritas
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) Websense
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Zend
6 1 (2.22%) Lumension
6 1 (2.22%) Google
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago