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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 517 411 427
Rank change year-on-year
-106 +16
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 84 161 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 1.07% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 95 94
Average daily rate
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£428 £420 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £363 £315
% change year-on-year
-22.06% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
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
15664 15050 14876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.94% 29.12% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10485 9800 8966
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 282 370
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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
England -83 84 £428 -5.00% 29
London -41 78 £450 -10.00% 13
City of London +3 16 £463 -13.95% 5
North West -14 1 £148 -54.61%
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 7
Wales - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Bury - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 3
Derby - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Havant - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
Macclesfield - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newport - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 2
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Warrington - - - -

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 123 (74.10%) HTML
2 106 (63.86%) HTML5
3 105 (63.25%) Java
4 92 (55.42%) JavaScript
5 81 (48.80%) CSS
6 77 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (44.58%) Adobe
8 49 (29.52%) User Experience
9 46 (27.71%) OO
10 41 (24.70%) AngularJS
11 40 (24.10%) CSS3
12 36 (21.69%) Flash
12 36 (21.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 34 (20.48%) XML
14 33 (19.88%) SQL
14 33 (19.88%) Banking
14 33 (19.88%) Grunt
15 31 (18.67%) Spring
15 31 (18.67%) jQuery
16 30 (18.07%) Linux
16 30 (18.07%) Front Office
17 29 (17.47%) ActionScript
17 29 (17.47%) Oracle
17 29 (17.47%) C#
18 28 (16.87%) Subversion
18 28 (16.87%) Bower
19 26 (15.66%) UNIX
20 24 (14.46%) Photoshop
21 23 (13.86%) WebDriver
22 22 (13.25%) .NET

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 11 (6.63%) Tomcat
1 11 (6.63%) Node.js
2 5 (3.01%) WordPress
2 5 (3.01%) CMS
3 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Jetty
5 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
5 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.60%) FileNet
5 1 (0.60%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.60%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 24 (14.46%) Photoshop
2 20 (12.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Summit
2 2 (1.20%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.65%) Internet
2 9 (5.42%) SPDY
3 7 (4.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.60%) LDAP
5 1 (0.60%) FTP
5 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.64%) Big Data
2 10 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.41%) DB2
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.20%) QlikView
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.60%) OLAP
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (19.88%) Grunt
2 28 (16.87%) Subversion
2 28 (16.87%) Bower
3 23 (13.86%) WebDriver
4 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.22%) Flex Builder
6 6 (3.61%) Apache Ivy
6 6 (3.61%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.61%) Maven
7 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.41%) Ant
7 4 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.41%) Selenium
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.20%) Hudson
9 1 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.60%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.60%) JIRA
9 1 (0.60%) Dreamweaver
General
1 33 (19.88%) Banking
2 30 (18.07%) Front Office
3 22 (13.25%) Finance
4 21 (12.65%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.61%) Back Office
6 4 (2.41%) Games
7 3 (1.81%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.81%) Retail
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 120 (72.29%) Developer
2 31 (18.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 30 (18.07%) Java Developer
4 28 (16.87%) Web Developer
5 19 (11.45%) Flex Developer
6 13 (7.83%) Front-End Developer
6 13 (7.83%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.02%) UI Developer
8 9 (5.42%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) UI Programmer
9 8 (4.82%) Analyst
9 8 (4.82%) Senior Web Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.61%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.61%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Designer
12 5 (3.01%) Architect
13 4 (2.41%) Development Manager
13 4 (2.41%) Oracle Developer
13 4 (2.41%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (74.10%) HTML
2 106 (63.86%) HTML5
3 81 (48.80%) CSS
4 41 (24.70%) AngularJS
5 40 (24.10%) CSS3
6 36 (21.69%) Flash
7 34 (20.48%) XML
8 31 (18.67%) Spring
8 31 (18.67%) jQuery
9 22 (13.25%) .NET
10 21 (12.65%) Hibernate
11 19 (11.45%) Web Services
12 15 (9.04%) Ajax
13 14 (8.43%) Backbone.js
14 13 (7.83%) REST
15 11 (6.63%) FIX Protocol
16 9 (5.42%) JSON
17 8 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (4.82%) XHTML
17 8 (4.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.52%) User Experience
2 36 (21.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (12.05%) RIA
4 18 (10.84%) Open Source
5 11 (6.63%) Animation
6 10 (6.02%) Mobile App
7 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.82%) Streaming Video
8 6 (3.61%) Clustering
8 6 (3.61%) Photography
9 5 (3.01%) Visualisation
9 5 (3.01%) GIS
9 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.41%) Social Media
10 4 (2.41%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.81%) Equities
11 3 (1.81%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.60%) Wiki
12 1 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.07%) Linux
2 26 (15.66%) UNIX
3 14 (8.43%) Windows
4 2 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.71%) OO
3 21 (12.65%) E-Commerce
3 21 (12.65%) Low Latency
4 20 (12.05%) CRM
5 17 (10.24%) Scrum
6 16 (9.64%) TDD
7 15 (9.04%) Integration Testing
8 14 (8.43%) Campaign Management
9 13 (7.83%) Web Development
9 13 (7.83%) MVC
10 12 (7.23%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.23%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.63%) Kanban
12 9 (5.42%) Project Management
13 8 (4.82%) Mobile Application Development
13 8 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (4.82%) UX Design
14 7 (4.22%) Performance Management
14 7 (4.22%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 105 (63.25%) Java
2 92 (55.42%) JavaScript
3 33 (19.88%) SQL
4 29 (17.47%) ActionScript
4 29 (17.47%) C#
5 19 (11.45%) PL/SQL
5 19 (11.45%) Perl
6 17 (10.24%) ActionScript 3.0
7 15 (9.04%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.82%) C++
8 8 (4.82%) Ruby
9 7 (4.22%) C
10 5 (3.01%) PHP
11 3 (1.81%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.20%) Ada
13 1 (0.60%) Python
13 1 (0.60%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.60%) BrightScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.22%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.20%) MBA
5 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.81%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.60%) WCAG
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 74 (44.58%) Adobe
2 29 (17.47%) Oracle
3 6 (3.61%) Facebook
4 5 (3.01%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.01%) Twitter
5 4 (2.41%) Perforce
5 4 (2.41%) Cognos
6 3 (1.81%) IBM
6 3 (1.81%) SAP
6 3 (1.81%) Sybase
7 2 (1.20%) 29West
7 2 (1.20%) Siebel
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.60%) Omniture
8 1 (0.60%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) ESRI
8 1 (0.60%) CA
8 1 (0.60%) Apple
8 1 (0.60%) Roku
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago