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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flash Developer
Rank 584 557 555
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Flash Developer 28 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.035% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.038% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 14
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£225 £313 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £344 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 - £281
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 -

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
53013 47882 50809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33166 28928 28619
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2128 2081 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.92 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 2014.

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 8 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 23 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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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 -24 25 £225 -28.00% 8
London 0 10 £250 -20.00% 6
West Midlands - 3 - -
Scotland - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Flash Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Flash
2 21 (52.50%) ActionScript
3 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 17 (42.50%) ActionScript 3.0
4 12 (30.00%) Adobe
5 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.00%) Adobe AIR
7 7 (17.50%) XML
7 7 (17.50%) Games
8 6 (15.00%) Xcode
8 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
8 6 (15.00%) ActionScript 2.0
8 6 (15.00%) HTML5 Canvas
9 4 (10.00%) MVC
9 4 (10.00%) Advertising
10 3 (7.50%) Game Development
10 3 (7.50%) HTML5
10 3 (7.50%) CSS
10 3 (7.50%) E-Learning
10 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (5.00%) GitHub
11 2 (5.00%) SCORM
11 2 (5.00%) Web Design
11 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.00%) Fireworks
11 2 (5.00%) PowerHouse
11 2 (5.00%) PaintShop Pro
11 2 (5.00%) Windows
11 2 (5.00%) OOP
11 2 (5.00%) OO

Flash Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (2.50%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.00%) PaintShop Pro
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Xcode
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.50%) Redmine
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.50%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) Flash
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) Adobe AIR
4 7 (17.50%) XML
5 6 (15.00%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (7.50%) HTML5
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
7 2 (5.00%) PureMVC
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.50%) SOAP
8 1 (2.50%) Web Services
8 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) E-Learning
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) SCORM
3 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.50%) Animation
3 1 (2.50%) Flash Games
3 1 (2.50%) Online Games
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) MVC
2 3 (7.50%) Game Development
3 2 (5.00%) OOP
3 2 (5.00%) OO
3 2 (5.00%) Web Design
3 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (2.50%) Display Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) ActionScript
2 17 (42.50%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (5.00%) PowerHouse
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
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