The table below looks at the statistics for the Flash Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flash Developer
Rank 602 592 560
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Flash Developer 23 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.043% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.047% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £225 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £178 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £225 £225
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Flash Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Flash Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Flash Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Flash Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Flash Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Flash Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Flash Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Flash Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Flash Developer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -10 23 £363 +61.11% 5
West Midlands +10 12 £363 - 2
Staffordshire - 11 £363 -
London +17 9 £350 +40.00% 3
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £363 -
Southampton -3 2 £225 -
Hampshire -12 2 £225 -
South East -24 2 £225 -
City of London +1 1 £126 -58.16%

Flash Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Flash Developer in their job title 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 with Flash Developer in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Flash
2 31 (88.57%) ActionScript
3 29 (82.86%) ActionScript 3.0
4 23 (65.71%) HTML
5 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
6 19 (54.29%) CSS
7 14 (40.00%) HTML5
8 11 (31.43%) Photoshop
9 10 (28.57%) CSS3
10 9 (25.71%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) HTTP
11 7 (20.00%) Games
11 7 (20.00%) N-Tier
11 7 (20.00%) SOA
11 7 (20.00%) Apache Flex
11 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
12 6 (17.14%) Animation
13 5 (14.29%) PureMVC
14 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (11.43%) Advertising
14 4 (11.43%) MVC
15 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
15 3 (8.57%) Project Management
15 3 (8.57%) XML
15 3 (8.57%) Android
15 3 (8.57%) Marketing
15 3 (8.57%) Robotlegs
15 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
15 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
15 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS

Flash Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Flash Developer in their job title 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 with Flash Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.71%) FlexUnit
3 1 (2.86%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Flash Builder
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Games
3 4 (11.43%) Advertising
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) Flash
2 23 (65.71%) HTML
3 19 (54.29%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) HTML5
5 10 (28.57%) CSS3
6 7 (20.00%) Apache Flex
7 5 (14.29%) PureMVC
8 3 (8.57%) XML
8 3 (8.57%) Robotlegs
9 2 (5.71%) Parsley
9 2 (5.71%) Web Services
10 1 (2.86%) SOAP
10 1 (2.86%) JSON
10 1 (2.86%) iOS SDK
10 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (17.14%) Animation
3 3 (8.57%) Video on Demand
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 2 (5.71%) Video Editing
4 2 (5.71%) Online Games
4 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
4 2 (5.71%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.86%) Flash Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Android
1 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) SOA
1 7 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (11.43%) MVC
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) OOP
5 1 (2.86%) Android Development
5 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) ActionScript
2 29 (82.86%) ActionScript 3.0
3 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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