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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 530 507 423
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -84
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 67 92 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.62% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 59
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £276 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
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
14917 14887 12863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.33% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9662 9655 8037
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 219 349
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.05 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 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 23 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 27 April 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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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 -25 64 £450 - 24
London -22 52 £475 -5.00% 12
City of London +8 10 £450 -21.05% 3
South West -7 5 - - 3
Bristol +3 3 - -
Scotland +2 2 £338 +17.39% 1
West Midlands -14 2 - -
South East -19 2 £365 -27.00% 3
Canary Wharf - 2 £369 -
North West - 2 £350 - 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £365 -
Cheltenham - 2 - - 2
Oxford - 2 £365 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Glasgow -2 1 £350 +21.73%
Edinburgh -7 1 £325 -
Staffordshire -10 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £145 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Manchester - 1 £350 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £350 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 2

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 109 (68.55%) Java
2 74 (46.54%) HTML
3 58 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (29.56%) JavaScript
4 47 (29.56%) Adobe
5 44 (27.67%) SQL
5 44 (27.67%) HTML5
6 40 (25.16%) Finance
7 36 (22.64%) CSS
8 34 (21.38%) Oracle
8 34 (21.38%) Banking
9 28 (17.61%) OO
10 26 (16.35%) Flash
10 26 (16.35%) Spring
11 25 (15.72%) Scrum
11 25 (15.72%) XML
12 23 (14.47%) Investment Banking
12 23 (14.47%) jQuery
13 22 (13.84%) Web Services
13 22 (13.84%) J2EE
14 21 (13.21%) MVC
15 20 (12.58%) Sybase
16 19 (11.95%) Front Office
17 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (10.69%) Parsley
18 17 (10.69%) UNIX
18 17 (10.69%) JBoss
18 17 (10.69%) JMS
18 17 (10.69%) Java EE
18 17 (10.69%) Subversion

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (10.69%) JBoss
2 7 (4.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.77%) CMS
4 5 (3.14%) Node.js
5 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.26%) Apache
5 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.63%) FileNet
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.66%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.26%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.26%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) Internet
1 3 (1.89%) Firewall
1 3 (1.89%) SAN
2 2 (1.26%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.63%) IPsec
3 1 (0.63%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.77%) MySQL
1 6 (3.77%) Jackrabbit
2 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.52%) Big Data
3 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.89%) DB2
5 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.26%) QlikView
5 2 (1.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.26%) Redis
5 2 (1.26%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.26%) Datomic
6 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (10.69%) Subversion
2 11 (6.92%) Maven
3 10 (6.29%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.66%) JIRA
4 9 (5.66%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.03%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.14%) JUnit
6 5 (3.14%) FlexUnit
7 4 (2.52%) Build Forge
7 4 (2.52%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.26%) Mockito
8 2 (1.26%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.63%) Gradle
9 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.63%) Grunt
9 1 (0.63%) Bower
9 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.63%) Flash Builder
9 1 (0.63%) Flex Builder
9 1 (0.63%) TestNG
General
1 40 (25.16%) Finance
2 34 (21.38%) Banking
3 23 (14.47%) Investment Banking
4 19 (11.95%) Front Office
5 6 (3.77%) Advertising
6 5 (3.14%) Marketing
7 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.89%) Back Office
8 2 (1.26%) Publishing
8 2 (1.26%) Games
8 2 (1.26%) Retail
9 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (76.73%) Developer
2 60 (37.74%) Java Developer
3 51 (32.08%) Flex Developer
4 14 (8.81%) Flash Developer
5 8 (5.03%) Analyst
5 8 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (4.40%) Software Engineer
7 6 (3.77%) Architect
7 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.14%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.14%) Designer
9 4 (2.52%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (2.52%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.52%) Lead Developer
9 4 (2.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (1.89%) ETL Developer
10 3 (1.89%) ScrumMaster
11 2 (1.26%) UI Designer
11 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 2 (1.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (46.54%) HTML
2 44 (27.67%) HTML5
3 36 (22.64%) CSS
4 26 (16.35%) Flash
4 26 (16.35%) Spring
5 25 (15.72%) XML
6 23 (14.47%) jQuery
7 22 (13.84%) Web Services
7 22 (13.84%) J2EE
8 17 (10.69%) JMS
8 17 (10.69%) Java EE
8 17 (10.69%) Parsley
9 16 (10.06%) Adobe AIR
9 16 (10.06%) Hibernate
9 16 (10.06%) JSP
10 14 (8.81%) CSS3
11 10 (6.29%) .NET
12 9 (5.66%) AngularJS
13 7 (4.40%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (4.40%) Stage3D
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (6.29%) User Experience
4 8 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.40%) Open Source
6 6 (3.77%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.52%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.52%) Equities
7 4 (2.52%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.89%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.26%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.26%) RIA
9 2 (1.26%) LPAR
9 2 (1.26%) Derivative
9 2 (1.26%) Kindle
10 1 (0.63%) Chromecast
10 1 (0.63%) Apple TV
10 1 (0.63%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.69%) UNIX
2 7 (4.40%) Windows
3 6 (3.77%) Linux
4 3 (1.89%) Android
4 3 (1.89%) AIX
4 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.61%) OO
3 25 (15.72%) Scrum
4 21 (13.21%) MVC
5 16 (10.06%) SOA
5 16 (10.06%) Software Engineering
6 14 (8.81%) TDD
6 14 (8.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (6.92%) OOP
8 10 (6.29%) Asset Management
8 10 (6.29%) Kanban
9 9 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (5.66%) Web Development
10 8 (5.03%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.03%) Project Management
11 7 (4.40%) CRM
11 7 (4.40%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (4.40%) Progressive Enhancement
12 6 (3.77%) Multithreading
12 6 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 109 (68.55%) Java
2 47 (29.56%) JavaScript
3 44 (27.67%) SQL
4 14 (8.81%) ActionScript
5 12 (7.55%) ActionScript 3.0
6 10 (6.29%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.66%) PHP
7 9 (5.66%) Ruby
8 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.14%) C#
9 3 (1.89%) R
10 2 (1.26%) Clojure
10 2 (1.26%) Scala
10 2 (1.26%) Perl
10 2 (1.26%) VB
10 2 (1.26%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.26%) VB6
10 2 (1.26%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) MUMPS
11 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) BC Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.81%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) Control-M
2 1 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (29.56%) Adobe
2 34 (21.38%) Oracle
3 20 (12.58%) Sybase
4 8 (5.03%) IBM
5 5 (3.14%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.89%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.89%) FatWire
7 2 (1.26%) Omniture
7 2 (1.26%) Coremetrics
7 2 (1.26%) Splunk
7 2 (1.26%) Tableau
7 2 (1.26%) BEA
7 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.63%) Apple
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.63%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.63%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.63%) ESRI
8 1 (0.63%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
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Rate: Competitive
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