The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
Rank 509 440 400
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -40
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 85 130 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.91% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 64 97
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.95%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15090 14302 15031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.98% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9690 9078 9190
Average daily rate £375 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 285 369
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -46 81 £463 +8.82% 29
London +4 64 £550 +22.22% 13
City of London +10 11 £650 +31.64% 5
East of England -17 5 £250 - 1
South West -21 5 £425 +6.25% 5
Yorkshire +6 4 £313 -24.24% 2
Glasgow -8 4 £450 -5.26% 1
Scotland -39 4 £450 +20.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £313 -
York - 4 £313 -
Docklands, London +12 3 £625 +160.41%
Norfolk - 2 £240 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £250 -
Dunstable - 2 £250 -
Norwich - 2 £240 - 1
South East -11 1 - - 4
West Midlands -20 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Street - - - - 1
Warrington - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 119 (68.39%) HTML
2 112 (64.37%) Java
3 104 (59.77%) HTML5
4 86 (49.43%) JavaScript
5 81 (46.55%) Adobe
6 74 (42.53%) CSS
7 47 (27.01%) OO
8 45 (25.86%) AngularJS
9 39 (22.41%) SQL
9 39 (22.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (20.11%) CSS3
11 33 (18.97%) Banking
12 30 (17.24%) XML
12 30 (17.24%) Linux
12 30 (17.24%) Flash
13 28 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (15.52%) Scrum
14 27 (15.52%) E-Commerce
14 27 (15.52%) Front Office
14 27 (15.52%) Finance
14 27 (15.52%) Grunt
15 25 (14.37%) RIA
15 25 (14.37%) Spring
16 24 (13.79%) TDD
16 24 (13.79%) Oracle
16 24 (13.79%) Bower
16 24 (13.79%) WebDriver
17 23 (13.22%) Low Latency
17 23 (13.22%) UNIX
17 23 (13.22%) jQuery

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (7.47%) Tomcat
1 13 (7.47%) Node.js
2 8 (4.60%) ArcGIS
3 7 (4.02%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.02%) ArcSDE
4 4 (2.30%) CMS
5 3 (1.72%) FileNet
5 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.72%) Apache
5 3 (1.72%) Confluence
6 2 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.57%) Mule
7 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 19 (10.92%) Photoshop
1 19 (10.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (4.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Summit
2 3 (1.72%) RMDS
2 3 (1.72%) Tridion
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.57%) AWD
3 1 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) GitHub
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Force.com
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.20%) Internet
2 3 (1.72%) Intranet
2 3 (1.72%) SPDY
2 3 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) DNS
3 1 (0.57%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.02%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.45%) Big Data
4 5 (2.87%) DB2
5 4 (2.30%) KDB
6 3 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.15%) QlikView
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 27 (15.52%) Grunt
2 24 (13.79%) Bower
2 24 (13.79%) WebDriver
3 23 (13.22%) Subversion
4 14 (8.05%) Maven
5 13 (7.47%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.32%) Selenium
6 11 (6.32%) Ant
6 11 (6.32%) Cucumber
6 11 (6.32%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.02%) Hudson
7 7 (4.02%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.02%) Flex Builder
8 6 (3.45%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (2.87%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.30%) JIRA
11 3 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.72%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (1.72%) Jasmine
General
1 33 (18.97%) Banking
2 27 (15.52%) Front Office
2 27 (15.52%) Finance
3 16 (9.20%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.30%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Games
5 3 (1.72%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 113 (64.94%) Developer
2 32 (18.39%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (13.79%) Flex Developer
5 19 (10.92%) Web Developer
6 13 (7.47%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.32%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.75%) Analyst
9 8 (4.60%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.60%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.02%) Technical Project Manager
10 7 (4.02%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.02%) Technical Manager
11 6 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (3.45%) Systems Developer
11 6 (3.45%) UI Programmer
12 5 (2.87%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.87%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.87%) Business Analyst
13 4 (2.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (68.39%) HTML
2 104 (59.77%) HTML5
3 74 (42.53%) CSS
4 45 (25.86%) AngularJS
5 35 (20.11%) CSS3
6 30 (17.24%) XML
6 30 (17.24%) Flash
7 25 (14.37%) Spring
8 23 (13.22%) jQuery
9 22 (12.64%) Ajax
10 21 (12.07%) Hibernate
11 18 (10.34%) Backbone.js
12 14 (8.05%) .NET
13 13 (7.47%) Spring MVC
13 13 (7.47%) JSON
14 12 (6.90%) FIX Protocol
14 12 (6.90%) REST
15 11 (6.32%) Spring Integration
16 10 (5.75%) JSLint
16 10 (5.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (14.37%) RIA
3 19 (10.92%) Open Source
4 14 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.02%) Animation
5 7 (4.02%) Photography
5 7 (4.02%) GIS
5 7 (4.02%) Streaming Video
6 4 (2.30%) Grid Computing
6 4 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.72%) Social Media
7 3 (1.72%) Online Games
7 3 (1.72%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.15%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.15%) Clustering
8 2 (1.15%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.24%) Linux
2 23 (13.22%) UNIX
3 4 (2.30%) Android
4 3 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.01%) OO
2 28 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.52%) Scrum
3 27 (15.52%) E-Commerce
4 24 (13.79%) TDD
5 23 (13.22%) Low Latency
6 18 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 17 (9.77%) MVC
8 13 (7.47%) Workflow
9 12 (6.90%) BDD
10 11 (6.32%) Kanban
11 10 (5.75%) Web Development
11 10 (5.75%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.75%) CRM
12 9 (5.17%) Project Management
12 9 (5.17%) Multithreading
13 8 (4.60%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (4.02%) Migration
14 7 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (4.02%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 112 (64.37%) Java
2 86 (49.43%) JavaScript
3 39 (22.41%) SQL
4 20 (11.49%) C#
5 17 (9.77%) ActionScript
6 12 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.90%) C++
6 12 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.32%) Perl
8 9 (5.17%) Python
8 9 (5.17%) ActionScript 3.0
9 5 (2.87%) Ruby
10 3 (1.72%) C
10 3 (1.72%) ECMAScript
11 2 (1.15%) PHP
11 2 (1.15%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.15%) Ada
12 1 (0.57%) VBScript
12 1 (0.57%) VB
12 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.75%) Degree
2 7 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) ISEB
4 2 (1.15%) MBA
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) QA
2 4 (2.30%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.30%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.57%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.57%) Salt
2 1 (0.57%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (46.55%) Adobe
2 24 (13.79%) Oracle
3 9 (5.17%) Sybase
4 7 (4.02%) IBM
5 4 (2.30%) Perforce
5 4 (2.30%) Google
5 4 (2.30%) Cognos
6 3 (1.72%) 29West
6 3 (1.72%) Facebook
6 3 (1.72%) SAP
7 2 (1.15%) JBoss
7 2 (1.15%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.57%) ESRI
8 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.57%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.57%) CA
8 1 (0.57%) Informatica
8 1 (0.57%) Apple
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £545.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Volt
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
UK
Altigi GmbH / Goodgame Studios
Rate: competitive salary
Posted: 13 days ago