The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South East 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 224 207 176
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -31
Contract jobs citing Flash 26 30 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.36% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 1.50% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 39
Average daily rate £319 £331 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +31.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £215 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.33 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.16% -30.70%
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2244 1994 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.17% 23.83% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1033 1183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 133 107
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Flash
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Flash Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +12 14 £325 - 4
Berkshire -19 5 £425 +6.25% 2
Surrey -10 3 £263 +22.09%
Buckinghamshire -19 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £275 - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 50 (79.37%) HTML
2 47 (74.60%) CSS
3 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
4 28 (44.44%) Photoshop
4 28 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
5 27 (42.86%) Fireworks
6 25 (39.68%) ActionScript
6 25 (39.68%) HTML5
7 24 (38.10%) Adobe
8 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
8 23 (36.51%) Adobe Illustrator
9 21 (33.33%) CSS3
10 19 (30.16%) XML
11 18 (28.57%) E-Learning
12 17 (26.98%) ActionScript 2.0
13 15 (23.81%) Graphic Design
14 14 (22.22%) Adobe Captivate
14 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
14 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
15 13 (20.63%) SCORM
15 13 (20.63%) Windows
16 12 (19.05%) Client/Server
16 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
17 11 (17.46%) Time Management
17 11 (17.46%) PaintShop Pro
17 11 (17.46%) Quicktime
17 11 (17.46%) Apple
17 11 (17.46%) QuarkXPress
17 11 (17.46%) MS Office
18 10 (15.87%) Finance

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Moodle
2 1 (1.59%) Documentum
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 27 (42.86%) Fireworks
3 23 (36.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (22.22%) Adobe Captivate
5 11 (17.46%) PaintShop Pro
5 11 (17.46%) Quicktime
5 11 (17.46%) QuarkXPress
5 11 (17.46%) MS Office
6 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
7 3 (4.76%) InDesign
8 2 (3.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.17%) Subversion
2 2 (3.17%) Ant
2 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.17%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.17%) Flash Builder
2 2 (3.17%) Hudson
2 2 (3.17%) WiX
3 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Games
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Publishing
4 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Developer
1 25 (39.68%) Designer
2 12 (19.05%) Flash Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Web Designer
4 10 (15.87%) Graphic Designer
5 6 (9.52%) Photoshop Designer
5 6 (9.52%) Author
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Author
6 4 (6.35%) ActionScript Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) E-Learning Developer
8 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Training Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Instructional Designer
8 2 (3.17%) Programmer
8 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (79.37%) HTML
2 47 (74.60%) CSS
3 25 (39.68%) HTML5
4 21 (33.33%) CSS3
5 19 (30.16%) XML
6 7 (11.11%) jQuery
7 5 (7.94%) Ajax
8 4 (6.35%) .NET
8 4 (6.35%) Sass
8 4 (6.35%) LESS
9 3 (4.76%) Middleware
9 3 (4.76%) XHTML
10 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.17%) Robotlegs
11 1 (1.59%) Marmalade SDK
11 1 (1.59%) Underscore.js
11 1 (1.59%) HTML5 Canvas
11 1 (1.59%) Android SDK
11 1 (1.59%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.59%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) E-Learning
2 15 (23.81%) Graphic Design
3 13 (20.63%) SCORM
4 12 (19.05%) Client/Server
5 7 (11.11%) Web 2.0
6 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (4.76%) W3C
7 3 (4.76%) STB
8 2 (3.17%) Animation
8 2 (3.17%) Video Editing
8 2 (3.17%) Learning Management System
8 2 (3.17%) Social Media
9 1 (1.59%) iPad
9 1 (1.59%) Xbox
9 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.59%) FMCG
9 1 (1.59%) RIA
9 1 (1.59%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.76%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) AIX
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Time Management
2 8 (12.70%) Information Architecture
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
3 5 (7.94%) OOP
4 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (4.76%) OO
5 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.76%) TDD
5 3 (4.76%) MVC
5 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.17%) Web Development
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
6 2 (3.17%) Scrum
6 2 (3.17%) Web Design
6 2 (3.17%) CRM
6 2 (3.17%) UML
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 25 (39.68%) ActionScript
3 17 (26.98%) ActionScript 2.0
4 7 (11.11%) ActionScript 3.0
4 7 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Lua
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Adobe
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.46%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) NetApp
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Facebook
5 1 (1.59%) EMC
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.59%) ATG
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