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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 147 139 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -38
Contract jobs citing Flash 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.090% 0.032% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.12% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£210 £150 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £245 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.65% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £32.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
-63.46% +83.71%
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
868 839 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.95% 26.53% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 548 397
Average daily rate £369 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.28% +3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 15 15
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Last Year
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Bristol - 3 £210 -
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England

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (25.00%) Web Usability
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) HTML

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) InDesign
2 1 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Flash Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
2 1 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Usability
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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