The table below looks at the statistics for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe Flash
Rank 16 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Flash 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.73% 4.81% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.57% 13.89% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £293
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -16.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.46% +44.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 40.48% 34.62% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 3
Average daily rate £363 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 14 (93.33%) DB2
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 14 (93.33%) Automated Testing
2 14 (93.33%) System Testing
2 14 (93.33%) DbVisualizer
2 14 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (73.33%) Coaching
3 11 (73.33%) Document Management
3 11 (73.33%) WebDriver
3 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (73.33%) RESTful
3 11 (73.33%) Subversion
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) QA
3 11 (73.33%) Selenium
3 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
3 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 9 (60.00%) J2EE
4 9 (60.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 5 (33.33%) PHPUnit
6 5 (33.33%) Magento

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) DB2
1 14 (93.33%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Subversion
1 11 (73.33%) Selenium
1 11 (73.33%) WebDriver
2 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Tester
1 11 (73.33%) Automation Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) XML
3 11 (73.33%) RESTful
4 9 (60.00%) J2EE
5 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.67%) Animation
2 1 (6.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) System Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Automated Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Document Management
2 11 (73.33%) Coaching
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe