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 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Flash
Rank 572 481 448
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -33
Contract jobs citing Flash 75 154 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 1.00% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 75 109
Median daily rate £401 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.18 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.64% +80.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.19 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £84.00 £20.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £42.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year
-70.58% +245.52%

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
15281 15440 15028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.48% 27.52% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10779 10321 9819
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 219 215
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.90 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.01% +8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.85 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 30 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Flash within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Flash Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Flash
Top 28 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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -59 73 £400 +23.15% 31
London -10 47 £401 +6.80% 15
South East -13 16 £195 -39.62% 6
Berkshire +1 13 £195 -39.62% 1
Bracknell -2 13 £195 -
City of London +39 5 £375 +87.50% 1
North West -11 3 - - 2
West Midlands -31 3 £425 +54.54% 3
Lancashire - 3 - -
Surrey -5 2 - -
Edinburgh -6 2 £425 +30.76%
Scotland -15 2 £425 +30.76%
Coventry - 2 £425 - 1
East of England +10 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - -
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 3
South West +4 1 £225 +38.46%
Watford +3 1 - -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
Leeds -2 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire -8 1 - - 3
Birmingham -9 1 £210 -18.76% 1
Somerset - 1 £225 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -
Bath - 1 £225 -
Derby - 1 - -

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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.

1 101 (56.74%) HTML
2 82 (46.07%) JavaScript
3 76 (42.70%) CSS
4 54 (30.34%) Adobe
4 54 (30.34%) Photoshop
4 54 (30.34%) Java
5 51 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (25.84%) ActionScript
7 37 (20.79%) Adobe Illustrator
8 36 (20.22%) Web Development
8 36 (20.22%) HTML5
8 36 (20.22%) User Experience
9 34 (19.10%) Finance
10 33 (18.54%) OO
11 32 (17.98%) E-Commerce
12 30 (16.85%) Windows
13 29 (16.29%) XML
14 28 (15.73%) Apache Flex
14 28 (15.73%) ActionScript 3.0
15 27 (15.17%) Oracle
16 25 (14.04%) J2EE
17 24 (13.48%) Ajax
18 22 (12.36%) RESTful
19 21 (11.80%) SC Cleared
19 21 (11.80%) Security Cleared
19 21 (11.80%) Wireframes
19 21 (11.80%) Web Services
20 20 (11.24%) SQL
20 20 (11.24%) JSTL
21 19 (10.67%) OOD

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 19 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.55%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (3.93%) CMS
4 7 (3.93%) IIS
5 4 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (1.69%) Apache
6 3 (1.69%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.69%) ColdFusion MX
6 3 (1.69%) JRun
6 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.12%) Drupal
7 2 (1.12%) JBoss
7 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) Confluence
8 1 (0.56%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.56%) Moodle
8 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (30.34%) Photoshop
2 37 (20.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (5.62%) MS Office
4 7 (3.93%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.37%) Adobe After Effects
5 6 (3.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (2.81%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (2.25%) InDesign
7 4 (2.25%) MS Project
8 3 (1.69%) 3ds Max
8 3 (1.69%) Fireworks
8 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
8 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (1.69%) PaintShop Pro
9 2 (1.12%) Edge Animate
9 2 (1.12%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.56%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.56%) Maya
10 1 (0.56%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) WebTrends
2 5 (2.81%) Magento
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.74%) GitHub
2 8 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.69%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.12%) Google Play
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.74%) Internet
2 11 (6.18%) HTTP
3 5 (2.81%) DVB
4 4 (2.25%) Intranet
5 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.12%) FTP
6 2 (1.12%) WebEx
7 1 (0.56%) Firewall
7 1 (0.56%) RS-232
7 1 (0.56%) RTSP
7 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.55%) DB2
2 9 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.93%) MySQL
5 4 (2.25%) DbVisualizer
5 4 (2.25%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.56%) Informix
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Maven
2 11 (6.18%) Axure RP
2 11 (6.18%) Selenium
3 9 (5.06%) Cucumber
3 9 (5.06%) Jasmine
3 9 (5.06%) Subversion
3 9 (5.06%) TeamCity
4 8 (4.49%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.49%) Grunt
4 8 (4.49%) Mocha
4 8 (4.49%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (4.49%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (4.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (3.93%) JIRA
6 3 (1.69%) Protractor
6 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.56%) Gradle
7 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (19.10%) Finance
2 18 (10.11%) Games
3 10 (5.62%) Back Office
3 10 (5.62%) Marketing
4 9 (5.06%) Retail
5 7 (3.93%) Banking
6 6 (3.37%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.37%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.69%) Military
7 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 76 (42.70%) Developer
2 39 (21.91%) Designer
3 17 (9.55%) HTML Developer
4 16 (8.99%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.99%) Web Engineer
4 16 (8.99%) Web Support Engineer
5 14 (7.87%) Architect
6 13 (7.30%) Flash Developer
7 12 (6.74%) ActionScript Developer
7 12 (6.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (6.18%) UX Designer
9 10 (5.62%) UI Developer
10 9 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Web Developer
10 9 (5.06%) WebSphere Architect
11 8 (4.49%) Analyst
11 8 (4.49%) Domain Architect
11 8 (4.49%) Visual Designer
12 7 (3.93%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.93%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (56.74%) HTML
2 76 (42.70%) CSS
3 36 (20.22%) HTML5
4 29 (16.29%) XML
5 28 (15.73%) Apache Flex
6 25 (14.04%) J2EE
7 24 (13.48%) Ajax
8 22 (12.36%) RESTful
9 21 (11.80%) Web Services
10 20 (11.24%) JSTL
11 18 (10.11%) Struts
12 17 (9.55%) EJB
13 16 (8.99%) JNDI
14 15 (8.43%) CSS3
15 14 (7.87%) jQuery
16 10 (5.62%) XHTML
17 9 (5.06%) .NET
17 9 (5.06%) JSON
17 9 (5.06%) SOAP
18 8 (4.49%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.22%) User Experience
2 16 (8.99%) Web 2.0
3 12 (6.74%) Graphic Design
4 11 (6.18%) Animation
4 11 (6.18%) STB
5 10 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.49%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.93%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (3.93%) Interactive TV
7 7 (3.93%) Mobile Games
7 7 (3.93%) N-Tier
8 6 (3.37%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.37%) Fixed Income
8 6 (3.37%) Mainframe
9 5 (2.81%) Fat Client
9 5 (2.81%) MPEG
9 5 (2.81%) Thin Client
10 4 (2.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.85%) Windows
2 17 (9.55%) Windows Server
3 11 (6.18%) Android
4 9 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.81%) Unix
6 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.22%) Web Development
3 33 (18.54%) OO
4 32 (17.98%) E-Commerce
5 21 (11.80%) Wireframes
6 19 (10.67%) OOD
7 18 (10.11%) Front End Development
7 18 (10.11%) Project Management
8 16 (8.99%) Time Management
9 14 (7.87%) Typography
10 11 (6.18%) Migration
10 11 (6.18%) TDD
10 11 (6.18%) Web Design
11 10 (5.62%) Scrum
11 10 (5.62%) SOA
11 10 (5.62%) UX Design
12 9 (5.06%) High Availability
12 9 (5.06%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.49%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 8 (4.49%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 82 (46.07%) JavaScript
2 54 (30.34%) Java
3 46 (25.84%) ActionScript
4 28 (15.73%) ActionScript 3.0
5 20 (11.24%) SQL
6 14 (7.87%) ActionScript 2.0
7 12 (6.74%) PHP
8 11 (6.18%) C
9 9 (5.06%) C++
10 6 (3.37%) C#
11 5 (2.81%) ANSI C
11 5 (2.81%) ES6
12 2 (1.12%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.12%) JCL
12 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.12%) XAML
13 1 (0.56%) Perl
13 1 (0.56%) Ruby
13 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.80%) SC Cleared
1 21 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.06%) Degree
3 4 (2.25%) APMP
3 4 (2.25%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.12%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.55%) SLA
2 14 (7.87%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.30%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.12%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.56%) SafeCom
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (30.34%) Adobe
2 27 (15.17%) Oracle
3 13 (7.30%) Fujitsu
4 12 (6.74%) hybris
5 10 (5.62%) ATG
6 8 (4.49%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.81%) OpenTV
8 4 (2.25%) Google
8 4 (2.25%) IBM
8 4 (2.25%) Meridio
8 4 (2.25%) SAP
9 3 (1.69%) Autodesk
10 2 (1.12%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.12%) Apple
10 2 (1.12%) Demandware
10 2 (1.12%) DoubleClick
10 2 (1.12%) EMC
10 2 (1.12%) HP
10 2 (1.12%) Quark
10 2 (1.12%) Twitter
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 27 days ago