The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe Flash
UK
Rank 519 538 518
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing Flash 62 80 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.55% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 53 64
Median daily rate £413 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £253 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £325 £271
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
13587 14651 13891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.84% 28.86% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9325 10124 9363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 257 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Flash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Flash
Daily Rate Trend

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Flash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Flash
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 54 £413 -2.94% 16
London -3 26 £438 -12.50% 4
South West +26 15 £413 -2.94%
Wiltshire +14 13 £413 -
Swindon - 13 £413 -
Hampshire +13 6 £130 -69.19% 1
South East +7 6 £130 -69.41% 5
Scotland +21 4 - - 1
Angus - 4 - -
North West +25 3 £135 -57.14% 5
Manchester +17 3 £135 -59.24% 2
Basingstoke - 3 £130 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 - -
Yorkshire +14 1 - - 1
East Midlands +6 1 - -
Somerset +3 1 £475 +11.76%
City of London -4 1 £395 -21.00% 1
North East -19 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Flash.

1 76 (62.81%) HTML
2 61 (50.41%) JavaScript
3 59 (48.76%) CSS
4 35 (28.93%) Java
4 35 (28.93%) User Experience
5 33 (27.27%) Photoshop
6 31 (25.62%) Windows
6 31 (25.62%) HTML5
7 30 (24.79%) ActionScript
8 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (20.66%) Finance
10 24 (19.83%) Ajax
11 23 (19.01%) XML
11 23 (19.01%) Adobe
12 22 (18.18%) CMS
12 22 (18.18%) Degree
13 21 (17.36%) jQuery
13 21 (17.36%) Internet
13 21 (17.36%) Front End Development
14 20 (16.53%) C#
15 19 (15.70%) Apache Flex
15 19 (15.70%) Adobe Illustrator
16 18 (14.88%) Content Management
17 16 (13.22%) Web Development
17 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (11.57%) Wireframes
18 14 (11.57%) Sitecore
18 14 (11.57%) Scrum
18 14 (11.57%) .NET
18 14 (11.57%) Dreamweaver

Flash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (18.18%) CMS
2 12 (9.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (9.09%) IIS
4 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (3.31%) WordPress
6 2 (1.65%) Drupal
6 2 (1.65%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 19 (15.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.79%) Fireworks
3 7 (5.79%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.96%) Adobe Captivate
4 6 (4.96%) Adobe Premiere
4 6 (4.96%) InDesign
4 6 (4.96%) PaintShop Pro
5 5 (4.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (3.31%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (2.48%) Mingle
8 2 (1.65%) Edge Animate
8 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.83%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.83%) InVision
9 1 (0.83%) MS Office
9 1 (0.83%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Unica
2 1 (0.83%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.92%) GitHub
2 5 (4.13%) iTunes
3 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.36%) Internet
2 5 (4.13%) DVB
2 5 (4.13%) HTTP
3 4 (3.31%) Intranet
4 3 (2.48%) RTSP
4 3 (2.48%) SMS
5 2 (1.65%) VSAN
6 1 (0.83%) Firewall
6 1 (0.83%) LDAP
6 1 (0.83%) SAN
6 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.13%) MySQL
2 5 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.31%) Big Data
3 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.48%) DB2
5 2 (1.65%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.83%) Informix
6 1 (0.83%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Dreamweaver
2 13 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (9.92%) Maven
3 12 (9.92%) Selenium
4 11 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 10 (8.26%) Subversion
6 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.61%) JIRA
8 7 (5.79%) Grunt
8 7 (5.79%) Jasmine
8 7 (5.79%) Mocha
8 7 (5.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (5.79%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.96%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.31%) Axure RP
10 4 (3.31%) gulp
10 4 (3.31%) webpack
11 3 (2.48%) Appium
11 3 (2.48%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.48%) TestNG
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Marketing
3 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 10 (8.26%) Games
4 10 (8.26%) Retail
5 5 (4.13%) Banking
6 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 3 (2.48%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.48%) Publishing
7 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (47.11%) Developer
2 31 (25.62%) Designer
3 20 (16.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (8.26%) Sitecore Developer
5 9 (7.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.61%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.61%) UX Designer
7 7 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.79%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Instructional Designer
8 6 (4.96%) Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.96%) HTML Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Interaction Designer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Designer
9 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.31%) UI Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (62.81%) HTML
2 59 (48.76%) CSS
3 31 (25.62%) HTML5
4 24 (19.83%) Ajax
5 23 (19.01%) XML
6 21 (17.36%) jQuery
7 19 (15.70%) Apache Flex
8 14 (11.57%) .NET
9 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET
9 13 (10.74%) CSS3
9 13 (10.74%) Sass
10 12 (9.92%) XSLT
11 9 (7.44%) JSON
12 8 (6.61%) J2EE
12 8 (6.61%) Node.js
12 8 (6.61%) Web Services
13 7 (5.79%) Chai
13 7 (5.79%) DHTML
13 7 (5.79%) Django
14 6 (4.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.93%) User Experience
2 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.57%) W3C
4 12 (9.92%) Interactive TV
5 10 (8.26%) e-Learning
6 8 (6.61%) Animation
6 8 (6.61%) Mobile App
7 7 (5.79%) Algorithms
7 7 (5.79%) SCORM
7 7 (5.79%) Visualisation
8 6 (4.96%) iPad
8 6 (4.96%) Learning Management System
8 6 (4.96%) Video Editing
8 6 (4.96%) Virtual Team
9 5 (4.13%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (4.13%) Fat Client
9 5 (4.13%) iPhone
9 5 (4.13%) Mathematics
9 5 (4.13%) Physics
9 5 (4.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.62%) Windows
2 13 (10.74%) Android
3 12 (9.92%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.44%) Unix
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.65%) Linux
7 1 (0.83%) AIX
7 1 (0.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.83%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.83%) Solaris
7 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.36%) Front End Development
3 18 (14.88%) Content Management
4 16 (13.22%) Web Development
5 14 (11.57%) Scrum
5 14 (11.57%) Wireframes
6 11 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 11 (9.09%) Web Design
7 10 (8.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (7.44%) Product Management
9 8 (6.61%) Analytics
9 8 (6.61%) Android Development
9 8 (6.61%) Content Development
9 8 (6.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 8 (6.61%) Mobile Development
9 8 (6.61%) Project Management
10 7 (5.79%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.79%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (50.41%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.93%) Java
3 30 (24.79%) ActionScript
4 20 (16.53%) C#
5 14 (11.57%) Python
6 13 (10.74%) C++
7 9 (7.44%) C
8 7 (5.79%) ES6
8 7 (5.79%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.96%) Ruby
10 5 (4.13%) ANSI C
10 5 (4.13%) Apple Swift
11 4 (3.31%) ActionScript 2.0
11 4 (3.31%) R
11 4 (3.31%) Scala
11 4 (3.31%) SQL
12 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.65%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (1.65%) Perl
13 2 (1.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (18.18%) Degree
2 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.48%) ACCA
3 3 (2.48%) CIMA
3 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) HNC
4 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.31%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) SLA
3 2 (1.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.31%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.65%) HDFS
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) SnapMirror
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Adobe
2 14 (11.57%) Sitecore
3 11 (9.09%) Apple
4 8 (6.61%) Oracle
5 6 (4.96%) IBM
6 5 (4.13%) OpenTV
7 4 (3.31%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.48%) Fujitsu
8 3 (2.48%) HP
8 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.65%) Algorithmics
9 2 (1.65%) ATG
9 2 (1.65%) BEA
9 2 (1.65%) Perforce
9 2 (1.65%) VMware
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) Meridio
10 1 (0.83%) NetApp
10 1 (0.83%) OpenText
10 1 (0.83%) Quark
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