The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Flash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Flash over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Flash
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing Flash 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £363 £250
% change year-on-year +13.79% +45.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -71.42%  

Flash is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 177 144 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.46% 21.05% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 100 123
Median daily rate £390 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Flash as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Flash in Birmingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Flash in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in Birmingham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in Birmingham