The table below looks at the statistics for Apache Flex skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apache Flex over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 483 478 458
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 98 88 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.64% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 44
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14073 13742 12315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.79% 27.14% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9236 8599 7726
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 259 304
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

Apache Flex
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apache Flex within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Apache Flex Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apache Flex
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apache Flex within the UK.

Apache Flex Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Flex
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apache Flex within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Apache Flex Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Apache Flex
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apache Flex within the UK.

Apache Flex Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Apache Flex
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Flex within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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
England +1 93 £413 -1.49% 37
London +18 76 £450 - 15
City of London +28 19 £463 -17.77% 9
South East -21 7 £343 -31.50% 4
South West -13 6 £380 -10.58% 1
Scotland - 5 £470 - 2
Bristol -4 3 - -
Cheltenham - 3 £380 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £380 - 1
West Sussex - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £363 - 1
North West - 2 £350 - 8
Surrey - 2 £319 - 2
Guildford - 2 £319 -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £350 - 6
Mansfield - - - -
Norwich - - - - 1
Nottingham - - - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache Flex 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 Apache Flex.

1 119 (66.85%) Java
2 103 (57.87%) HTML
3 74 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (35.96%) JavaScript
5 63 (35.39%) Adobe
6 62 (34.83%) HTML5
7 54 (30.34%) CSS
8 53 (29.78%) SQL
9 48 (26.97%) Oracle
10 42 (23.60%) Finance
11 40 (22.47%) Banking
12 37 (20.79%) jQuery
13 36 (20.22%) OO
14 35 (19.66%) XML
14 35 (19.66%) Flash
15 34 (19.10%) Spring
16 31 (17.42%) Web Services
17 30 (16.85%) Investment Banking
18 25 (14.04%) Subversion
19 24 (13.48%) Front Office
20 23 (12.92%) ActionScript
20 23 (12.92%) .NET
21 22 (12.36%) Scrum
22 20 (11.24%) Hibernate
22 20 (11.24%) PL/SQL
22 20 (11.24%) Sybase
23 19 (10.67%) MVC
23 19 (10.67%) ActionScript 3.0
24 18 (10.11%) CSS3
24 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Apache Flex 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 Apache Flex. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.30%) JBoss
2 8 (4.49%) CMS
3 5 (2.81%) WordPress
3 5 (2.81%) Node.js
4 4 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.69%) Apache
5 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.12%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.12%) FileNet
7 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.49%) Internet
2 4 (2.25%) SPDY
2 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.69%) Firewall
3 3 (1.69%) Intranet
4 2 (1.12%) LDAP
4 2 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.18%) Big Data
2 6 (3.37%) MySQL
3 5 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.69%) QlikView
5 3 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.12%) Datomic
6 2 (1.12%) Redis
6 2 (1.12%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.12%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.12%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.56%) Informix
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (14.04%) Subversion
2 13 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.30%) Maven
2 13 (7.30%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.62%) JIRA
4 9 (5.06%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.37%) Bower
5 6 (3.37%) Grunt
5 6 (3.37%) JUnit
6 4 (2.25%) Build Forge
6 4 (2.25%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.69%) FlexUnit
8 2 (1.12%) Mockito
8 2 (1.12%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (1.12%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.56%) Ant
9 1 (0.56%) Selenium
9 1 (0.56%) Gradle
General
1 42 (23.60%) Finance
2 40 (22.47%) Banking
3 30 (16.85%) Investment Banking
4 24 (13.48%) Front Office
5 6 (3.37%) Back Office
5 6 (3.37%) Advertising
6 5 (2.81%) Games
6 5 (2.81%) Marketing
7 4 (2.25%) Retail
8 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (75.28%) Developer
2 58 (32.58%) Java Developer
3 44 (24.72%) Flex Developer
4 16 (8.99%) Flash Developer
5 12 (6.74%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.18%) Web Developer
7 10 (5.62%) Analyst
8 9 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (4.49%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.37%) Architect
10 6 (3.37%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.81%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.81%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (2.81%) Designer
12 4 (2.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (2.25%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.25%) C# Developer
12 4 (2.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (57.87%) HTML
2 62 (34.83%) HTML5
3 54 (30.34%) CSS
4 37 (20.79%) jQuery
5 35 (19.66%) XML
5 35 (19.66%) Flash
6 34 (19.10%) Spring
7 31 (17.42%) Web Services
8 23 (12.92%) .NET
9 20 (11.24%) Hibernate
10 18 (10.11%) CSS3
10 18 (10.11%) Adobe AIR
11 16 (8.99%) J2EE
12 14 (7.87%) Parsley
12 14 (7.87%) AngularJS
13 13 (7.30%) Java EE
14 12 (6.74%) JMS
15 11 (6.18%) JSP
16 9 (5.06%) SOAP
17 8 (4.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (10.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (7.87%) User Experience
3 10 (5.62%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.62%) Open Source
4 7 (3.93%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.81%) GIS
5 5 (2.81%) Equities
5 5 (2.81%) Clustering
5 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.81%) Animation
6 4 (2.25%) Social Media
6 4 (2.25%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.25%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.69%) RIA
8 2 (1.12%) Kindle
8 2 (1.12%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.11%) UNIX
2 11 (6.18%) Windows
3 7 (3.93%) Linux
4 3 (1.69%) Android
4 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.12%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) MVS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.22%) OO
3 22 (12.36%) Scrum
4 19 (10.67%) MVC
5 17 (9.55%) Software Engineering
6 16 (8.99%) TDD
6 16 (8.99%) CRM
7 14 (7.87%) E-Commerce
7 14 (7.87%) SOA
7 14 (7.87%) Web Development
8 13 (7.30%) Project Management
9 11 (6.18%) OOP
9 11 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.62%) Kanban
11 9 (5.06%) Integration Testing
12 8 (4.49%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (4.49%) Campaign Management
12 8 (4.49%) Asset Management
13 7 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (3.93%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 119 (66.85%) Java
2 64 (35.96%) JavaScript
3 53 (29.78%) SQL
4 23 (12.92%) ActionScript
5 20 (11.24%) PL/SQL
6 19 (10.67%) ActionScript 3.0
7 18 (10.11%) C#
8 11 (6.18%) PHP
9 10 (5.62%) Ruby
10 5 (2.81%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.81%) Perl
11 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.69%) Python
11 3 (1.69%) C
11 3 (1.69%) VB
11 3 (1.69%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (1.69%) R
12 2 (1.12%) Clojure
12 2 (1.12%) Scala
12 2 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (5.06%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.69%) BC Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) VCP4
4 1 (0.56%) MBA
4 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.18%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (35.39%) Adobe
2 48 (26.97%) Oracle
3 20 (11.24%) Sybase
4 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.06%) IBM
6 5 (2.81%) Facebook
6 5 (2.81%) Twitter
7 3 (1.69%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.69%) Siebel
7 3 (1.69%) FatWire
8 2 (1.12%) Tableau
8 2 (1.12%) Splunk
8 2 (1.12%) Omniture
8 2 (1.12%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.12%) BEA
9 1 (0.56%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.56%) ESRI
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) Bloomberg
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