The table below looks at the statistics for Shockwave skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shockwave over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Shockwave
Rank - - 551
Contract jobs citing Shockwave 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £195
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 Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6929 7009 6092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.41% 13.03% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3820 3736 3122
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 682 674 684
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

Shockwave
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Shockwave Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Shockwave
Daily Rate Trend

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

Shockwave Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Shockwave
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Shockwave Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Shockwave
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Shockwave 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 Shockwave.

1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
1 10 (100.00%) Flash
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
2 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Games
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 9 (90.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (90.00%) CRM
2 9 (90.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) SAS
2 9 (90.00%) Flash Games
2 9 (90.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Interactive Media
5 4 (40.00%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 1 (10.00%) COM
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (10.00%) Blackberry

Shockwave
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Shockwave 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 Shockwave. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) SAS
1 9 (90.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Quicktime
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
General
1 10 (100.00%) Marketing
2 9 (90.00%) Games
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Flash
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Flash Games
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X Server
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) CRM
1 9 (90.00%) Digital Marketing
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe
2 9 (90.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Apple