Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Flash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Flash over the 6 months to 18 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 100 110
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -12
Contract jobs citing Flash 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% 0.068% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.26% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Cheshire median daily rate - £200 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -55.56% +71.43%
North West median daily rate - £244 £450
% change year-on-year - -45.83% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £27.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year - +151.16% -

Flash is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 378 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.28% 25.58% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 289 364
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £299
90th Percentile £525 £500 £540
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +17.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 19
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +82.89% -47.74%
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.25 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.35 £34.60
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% +0.98%

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Flash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Flash in Cheshire

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in Cheshire

Flash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Flash.

1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0

Flash
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flash Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0