The first table below looks at the demand for Flash skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 16 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 West Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe Flash
Rank 104 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Flash 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.80% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £183 £275 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £17.33 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-36.50% -13.37%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
545 376 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.75% 27.83% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 224 219
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Flash
Yorkshire

Flash
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Flash Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Flash
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Flash Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Flash
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Flash Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Flash
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 2 £239 -13.18% 1
Bradford - - - -
Flash
Yorkshire

Flash
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Display Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5

Flash
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Creative Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Flash Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) OOP
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe