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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Flash
Rank 562 532 521
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -11
Contract jobs citing Flash 65 105 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.67% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 97
Median daily rate £375 £330 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £34.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% +151.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
-65.71% -

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
15571 15735 15493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.03% 28.77% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10772 10959 10575
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 £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 258 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £19.23 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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
Top 29 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 5 December 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 -43 59 £390 +16.85% 27
London -37 32 £400 +6.66% 12
South West +15 8 £413 +83.33% 1
South East +9 7 £160 -39.33% 10
Wiltshire -1 6 £375 -
Swindon - 6 £375 -
Scotland +11 4 £245 -24.61% 1
North West +8 4 £135 -59.24% 1
Manchester +6 4 £135 -59.24% 1
East of England +5 4 £225 -18.18% 1
Hampshire - 4 £160 - 2
Berkshire +9 3 - - 3
Hertfordshire -3 3 - -
Edinburgh +20 2 £245 -24.61% 1
Bracknell +2 2 - -
Angus - 2 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
West Yorkshire +10 1 - -
City of London +2 1 £395 - 3
Bristol +2 1 £450 +100.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 1 £225 -18.18%
Birmingham -11 1 - -
West Midlands -28 1 - -
North East -34 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £475 -
Reading - 1 - - 2
Peterborough - 1 £225 -
Basingstoke - 1 £160 - 1
Leeds - 1 - -

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 83 (59.71%) HTML
2 64 (46.04%) CSS
3 63 (45.32%) JavaScript
4 41 (29.50%) Java
5 40 (28.78%) Photoshop
6 36 (25.90%) HTML5
7 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (23.74%) Windows
8 33 (23.74%) Adobe
8 33 (23.74%) User Experience
9 27 (19.42%) XML
10 26 (18.71%) ActionScript
10 26 (18.71%) Apache Flex
11 25 (17.99%) Adobe Illustrator
12 22 (15.83%) Ajax
12 22 (15.83%) Selenium
12 22 (15.83%) Degree
12 22 (15.83%) Finance
13 20 (14.39%) Maven
13 20 (14.39%) GitHub
14 19 (13.67%) Front End Development
15 18 (12.95%) Wireframes
15 18 (12.95%) Scrum
15 18 (12.95%) Web Development
16 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (11.51%) CMS
17 16 (11.51%) Dreamweaver
18 15 (10.79%) Interactive TV
19 14 (10.07%) Marketing
19 14 (10.07%) jQuery

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 16 (11.51%) CMS
2 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (2.88%) IIS
4 4 (2.88%) WordPress
5 2 (1.44%) Drupal
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.72%) Confluence
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (28.78%) Photoshop
2 25 (17.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (8.63%) MS Visio
4 9 (6.47%) Fireworks
5 7 (5.04%) Adobe After Effects
5 7 (5.04%) InDesign
5 7 (5.04%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (5.04%) PaintShop Pro
6 6 (4.32%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (2.16%) Mingle
8 2 (1.44%) Edge Animate
8 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
8 2 (1.44%) MS Office
8 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.72%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.72%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Unica
2 1 (0.72%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.39%) GitHub
2 9 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.16%) iTunes
3 3 (2.16%) Office 365
4 2 (1.44%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.07%) Internet
2 7 (5.04%) DVB
2 7 (5.04%) HTTP
3 4 (2.88%) Intranet
4 3 (2.16%) RTSP
4 3 (2.16%) SMS
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) RS-232
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.60%) MySQL
2 5 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.88%) Big Data
3 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.44%) DB2
4 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.72%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (0.72%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.72%) Informix
5 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (15.83%) Selenium
2 20 (14.39%) Maven
3 16 (11.51%) Dreamweaver
4 14 (10.07%) Git (software)
4 14 (10.07%) Jasmine
4 14 (10.07%) TeamCity
5 13 (9.35%) Grunt
5 13 (9.35%) Mocha
5 13 (9.35%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (7.19%) Subversion
7 9 (6.47%) JIRA
8 8 (5.76%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.04%) Axure RP
10 6 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.88%) gulp
11 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.88%) webpack
12 3 (2.16%) TestDirector
12 3 (2.16%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.44%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 22 (15.83%) Finance
2 14 (10.07%) Marketing
3 11 (7.91%) Games
4 10 (7.19%) Retail
4 10 (7.19%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.32%) Banking
6 4 (2.88%) Advertising
7 3 (2.16%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.16%) Publishing
8 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.72%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.72%) Law
9 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 61 (43.88%) Developer
2 37 (26.62%) Designer
3 24 (17.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (10.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (10.07%) HTML Developer
6 12 (8.63%) Senior Designer
7 11 (7.91%) UX Designer
7 11 (7.91%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.19%) UI Developer
9 8 (5.76%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (5.76%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Web Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Web Support Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Instructional Designer
10 7 (5.04%) Interaction Designer
10 7 (5.04%) Web UI Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Architect
12 5 (3.60%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.60%) Analyst
12 5 (3.60%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (59.71%) HTML
2 64 (46.04%) CSS
3 36 (25.90%) HTML5
4 27 (19.42%) XML
5 26 (18.71%) Apache Flex
6 22 (15.83%) Ajax
7 14 (10.07%) jQuery
7 14 (10.07%) Node.js
8 13 (9.35%) .NET
8 13 (9.35%) Chai
8 13 (9.35%) CSS3
9 11 (7.91%) JSON
10 9 (6.47%) RequireJS
11 8 (5.76%) DHTML
11 8 (5.76%) Spring
11 8 (5.76%) XSD
12 7 (5.04%) Django
12 7 (5.04%) Web Services
13 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
13 6 (4.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.74%) User Experience
2 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.79%) Interactive TV
4 9 (6.47%) Animation
4 9 (6.47%) e-Learning
4 9 (6.47%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.04%) Fat Client
5 7 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.04%) MPEG
5 7 (5.04%) Thin Client
5 7 (5.04%) W3C
6 6 (4.32%) Learning Management System
6 6 (4.32%) SCORM
6 6 (4.32%) Video Editing
6 6 (4.32%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.60%) Motion Graphics
7 5 (3.60%) Photography
8 4 (2.88%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (2.88%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.74%) Windows
2 14 (10.07%) Android
3 13 (9.35%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.76%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.32%) Unix
6 2 (1.44%) Linux
7 1 (0.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.72%) CentOS
7 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (13.67%) Front End Development
3 18 (12.95%) Scrum
3 18 (12.95%) Web Development
3 18 (12.95%) Wireframes
4 14 (10.07%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 13 (9.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (8.63%) Content Management
6 12 (8.63%) E-Commerce
6 12 (8.63%) Prototyping
7 11 (7.91%) Product Management
7 11 (7.91%) Web Design
8 10 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.76%) Automated Testing
9 8 (5.76%) Functional Testing
9 8 (5.76%) TDD
10 7 (5.04%) Content Development
10 7 (5.04%) Kanban
10 7 (5.04%) Pair Programming
10 7 (5.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.32%) JavaScript
2 41 (29.50%) Java
3 26 (18.71%) ActionScript
4 13 (9.35%) C#
4 13 (9.35%) C++
4 13 (9.35%) ES6
5 12 (8.63%) C
6 9 (6.47%) Python
7 7 (5.04%) ANSI C
8 6 (4.32%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.60%) SQL
10 4 (2.88%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (2.88%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (2.88%) R
10 4 (2.88%) Ruby
10 4 (2.88%) Scala
11 3 (2.16%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.16%) PHP
11 3 (2.16%) VBScript
12 2 (1.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Degree
2 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) ACCA
4 3 (2.16%) CIMA
4 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) HNC
5 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) SLA
2 7 (5.04%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.76%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.44%) HDFS
4 1 (0.72%) Firmware
4 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.72%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (23.74%) Adobe
2 14 (10.07%) Oracle
3 7 (5.04%) Fujitsu
3 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.04%) OpenTV
3 7 (5.04%) Sitecore
4 6 (4.32%) IBM
5 4 (2.88%) Apple
5 4 (2.88%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.44%) ATG
6 2 (1.44%) BEA
6 2 (1.44%) HP
6 2 (1.44%) Sony
6 2 (1.44%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) EMC
7 1 (0.72%) Google
7 1 (0.72%) Meridio
7 1 (0.72%) OpenText
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