The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Apache Flex skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Flex over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
London / City of London
Rank - 157 171
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 0 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.030% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.093% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 12
Median daily rate - £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £363
% change year-on-year +12.28% -1.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Apache Flex 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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1061 1077 1519
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 34.99% 32.70% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 908 1213
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +100.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Apache Flex
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Flex in the City of London

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Apache Flex in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Flex in the City of London

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Apache Flex 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 City of London region with a requirement for Apache Flex.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) DHTML
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Interactive TV
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (33.33%) Fireworks
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Interaction Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) DHTML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Interactive TV
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Garbage Collection
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe