The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 63 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Contract jobs citing Flash 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 1.43% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 6.82% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.33 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-36.50% -18.47%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.07% 20.95% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 59 57
Average daily rate £425 £322 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £397 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.94% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Flash
UK

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Flash across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Flash
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
North Wales - - - - 1
Flash
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Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Flash 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.

1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) InDesign
3 1 (33.33%) SCORM
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) ImageReady
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Flash 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) InDesign
1 1 (33.33%) ImageReady
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Flash Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Learning Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) SCORM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Zend