The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 139 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing Flash 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.063% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £11.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+275.00% -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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
809 828 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.38% 24.96% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 515 371
Average daily rate £363 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £25.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Flash
England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (33.33%) Web Usability
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) PBX
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) E-Learning Developer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) E-Learning
2 1 (16.67%) SCORM
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Usability
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Acronis
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
2 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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X4 Group
Rate: £40 - 50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago