The first table below looks at the demand for the Flash Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flash Developer
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Flash Developer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.10% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 94 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 93.02% 93.07% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 84
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 20
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.31 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -12.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.66 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Flash Developer
West Midlands

Flash Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash Developer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Flash Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Flash Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Flash Developer Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Flash Developer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Flash Developer in their job title 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 with Flash Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 9 (100.00%) Flash
2 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) DHTML
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Games
4 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Flash Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Flash Developer in their job title 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 with Flash Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Flash
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 6 (66.67%) DHTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript