The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 131 138
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Contract jobs citing Flash 11 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.039% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 0.15% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £323 - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £300
% change year-on-year - +20.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +120.00% -70.58%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 731 670 819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 31.24% 26.38% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 422 497
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 30
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.27 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.71% -17.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £20.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in the East of England

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Flash in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Flash in the East of England

Flash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in the East of England

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 6 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £309 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 -
Essex - 1 - -
Flash
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Flash.

1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe
3 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (38.46%) Xerox
4 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) SLA
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) User Experience
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Email Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) ImageReady
5 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Data-Driven Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
6 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
6 3 (23.08%) French Language
6 3 (23.08%) German Language
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

Flash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
2 4 (30.77%) ImageReady
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (7.69%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Dutch Language
2 3 (23.08%) French Language
2 3 (23.08%) German Language
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) UX Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Designer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Home Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Email Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
4 3 (23.08%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 5 (38.46%) Xerox
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee