The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Flash
Rank 11 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Flash 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 14.63% - 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £320 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
Flash
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 63.41% 53.13% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 8
Average daily rate £338 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £390 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) Apache Flex
5 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
5 5 (50.00%) SOA
5 5 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) High Availability
6 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
6 4 (40.00%) Games
6 4 (40.00%) Streaming Video
6 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
7 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (30.00%) CSS3
8 2 (20.00%) Adobe
9 1 (10.00%) Web Development
9 1 (10.00%) jQuery
9 1 (10.00%) TDD
9 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (10.00%) Line Management

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Flash Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (40.00%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe