The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Flash Games in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash Games over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Flash Games
Rank - 598 581
Contract jobs citing Flash Games 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.021% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.068% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16608 16075 15635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.29% 31.16% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 10009 9460
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 683 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.55 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Flash Games
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash Games within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Flash Games Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Flash Games
Daily Rate Trend

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

Flash Games Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Flash Games
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Flash Games Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Flash Games
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Flash Games 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 Flash Games.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Flash
1 4 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Animation
1 4 (100.00%) PureMVC
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 4 (100.00%) Robotlegs

Flash Games
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Flash Games 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 Flash Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Flash
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PureMVC
1 4 (100.00%) Robotlegs
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe