The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
UK / England
Rank 554 552 514
Rank change year-on-year -2 -38  
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 31 63 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.074% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 43 49
Median daily rate £438 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £328 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £361
% change year-on-year +12.28% -1.38%  
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13203 13828 12995
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.59% 28.19% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9164 9692 8524
Median daily rate £425 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 213 172
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Flex in England

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Flex in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Flex in England

Apache Flex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Flex in England

Apache Flex
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Flex within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +16 23 £438 -27.08% 13
East of England - 5 £425 - 1
West Midlands +4 1 £320 -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Apache Flex
UK

Apache Flex
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Apache Flex.

1 71 (67.62%) HTML
2 68 (64.76%) JavaScript
3 54 (51.43%) Spring
4 53 (50.48%) Java
5 52 (49.52%) Hibernate
6 51 (48.57%) J2EE
7 50 (47.62%) SOA
8 47 (44.76%) Adobe
9 45 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (40.95%) CSS
11 41 (39.05%) SQL
12 39 (37.14%) Web Services
13 37 (35.24%) Finance
14 36 (34.29%) OO
15 35 (33.33%) XML
16 30 (28.57%) .NET
17 29 (27.62%) ASP.NET
17 29 (27.62%) jQuery
18 25 (23.81%) XSLT
19 21 (20.00%) Git (software)
19 21 (20.00%) JSON
19 21 (20.00%) AngularJS
20 20 (19.05%) Information Security
21 19 (18.10%) Flash
22 18 (17.14%) RESTful
23 17 (16.19%) Spring MVC
23 17 (16.19%) Ajax
23 17 (16.19%) Oracle
23 17 (16.19%) MVC
23 17 (16.19%) Scrum

Apache Flex
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (10.48%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.67%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.86%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.90%) CoreMedia CMS
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Confluence
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (10.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.62%) Fireworks
3 7 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.90%) InVision
4 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) GitHub
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.90%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (10.48%) RDBMS
2 11 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.52%) DB2
3 10 (9.52%) DB2 UDB
4 8 (7.62%) MySQL
5 3 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.29%) Maven
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (11.43%) Subversion
5 11 (10.48%) Cucumber
5 11 (10.48%) Eclipse
5 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
6 10 (9.52%) Ant
7 7 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (5.71%) Grunt
9 5 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (4.76%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.81%) gulp
10 4 (3.81%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.81%) JUnit
10 4 (3.81%) Mocha
10 4 (3.81%) Selenium
10 4 (3.81%) webpack
11 2 (1.90%) Bower
12 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 37 (35.24%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Banking
3 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.62%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Front Office
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Local Government
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (51.43%) Developer
2 34 (32.38%) Architect
3 20 (19.05%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (12.38%) Designer
5 13 (12.38%) Java Architect
6 11 (10.48%) Perl Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Scala Developer
7 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Applications Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Interaction Designer
9 8 (7.62%) J2EE Architect
9 8 (7.62%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 7 (6.67%) Software Architect
11 6 (5.71%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.76%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Payments Architect
12 5 (4.76%) Payments Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (67.62%) HTML
2 54 (51.43%) Spring
3 52 (49.52%) Hibernate
4 51 (48.57%) J2EE
5 43 (40.95%) CSS
6 39 (37.14%) Web Services
7 35 (33.33%) XML
8 30 (28.57%) .NET
9 29 (27.62%) ASP.NET
9 29 (27.62%) jQuery
10 25 (23.81%) XSLT
11 21 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 21 (20.00%) JSON
12 19 (18.10%) Flash
13 18 (17.14%) RESTful
14 17 (16.19%) Ajax
14 17 (16.19%) Spring MVC
15 16 (15.24%) HTML5
15 16 (15.24%) XSL
16 15 (14.29%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Interactive TV
2 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) User Experience
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.81%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.90%) Animation
5 2 (1.90%) Derivative
5 2 (1.90%) Fintech
5 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.90%) RIA
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Photography
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
6 1 (0.95%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (1.90%) Unix
2 2 (1.90%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) CentOS
3 1 (0.95%) FreeBSD
3 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) SOA
2 45 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (34.29%) OO
4 20 (19.05%) Information Security
5 17 (16.19%) MVC
5 17 (16.19%) Scrum
6 16 (15.24%) TDD
7 15 (14.29%) Kanban
8 14 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 14 (13.33%) TOGAF
9 13 (12.38%) UML
10 12 (11.43%) ArchiMate
10 12 (11.43%) High Availability
10 12 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (11.43%) Software Architecture
11 11 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (10.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (10.48%) Data Modelling
11 11 (10.48%) Open Source
11 11 (10.48%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 68 (64.76%) JavaScript
2 53 (50.48%) Java
3 41 (39.05%) SQL
4 15 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 15 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 11 (10.48%) Perl
5 11 (10.48%) Ruby
5 11 (10.48%) Scala
6 5 (4.76%) C#
7 4 (3.81%) ES6
8 2 (1.90%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.90%) C++
8 2 (1.90%) PHP
8 2 (1.90%) SOQL
9 1 (0.95%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) ISEB
2 8 (7.62%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Ansible
1 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.95%) Mesos
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) Adobe
2 17 (16.19%) Oracle
3 13 (12.38%) Sybase
4 8 (7.62%) IBM
5 3 (2.86%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.95%) Facebook
7 1 (0.95%) Sonatype
7 1 (0.95%) Twitter
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