The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Watford 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 20 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Flash 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.72% 3.49% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 11.54% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £280 £261
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +7.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £18.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+45.33% -25.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 33.02% 30.23% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 11
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Flash
Hertfordshire

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 26 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) System Testing
1 6 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) DB2
1 6 (100.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) HP