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 26 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.

Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 548 584
Rank change year-on-year -24 +36  
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 17 75 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.53% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 49 30
Median daily rate £383 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £350 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 13889 14144 14206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.18% 29.02% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9642 10076 9673
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 167 198
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 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
London -45 12 £383 -37.55% 6
North West +23 2 £369 +13.53% 2
East of England - 2 - -
Apache Flex
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 32 (66.67%) HTML
2 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) CSS
4 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (41.67%) Java
6 19 (39.58%) SOA
7 18 (37.50%) SQL
7 18 (37.50%) jQuery
8 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
9 16 (33.33%) Scrum
10 15 (31.25%) Ajax
11 14 (29.17%) TDD
11 14 (29.17%) XML
11 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
12 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
13 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 12 (25.00%) Kanban
13 12 (25.00%) Prototyping
13 12 (25.00%) Spring
13 12 (25.00%) Ruby
14 11 (22.92%) JSON
14 11 (22.92%) Refactoring
14 11 (22.92%) ActiveMQ
14 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (22.92%) RDBMS
14 11 (22.92%) CPAN
14 11 (22.92%) Linux
14 11 (22.92%) Perl
14 11 (22.92%) J2EE
14 11 (22.92%) Relational Database

Apache Flex
Co-occurring 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 11 (22.92%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) CoreMedia CMS
3 2 (4.17%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 6 (12.50%) Fireworks
3 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
1 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (22.92%) RDBMS
1 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
3 11 (22.92%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.42%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (4.17%) Bower
5 2 (4.17%) Grunt
5 2 (4.17%) gulp
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.17%) webpack
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
6 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.08%) Flex Builder
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Perl Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Scala Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Designer
3 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Interaction Designer
6 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.25%) Java Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.17%) CMS Developer
9 2 (4.17%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Salesforce Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Developer
9 2 (4.17%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (66.67%) HTML
2 26 (54.17%) CSS
3 18 (37.50%) jQuery
4 15 (31.25%) Ajax
5 14 (29.17%) XML
6 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (25.00%) Spring
7 11 (22.92%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (22.92%) Catalyst
7 11 (22.92%) CPAN
7 11 (22.92%) J2EE
7 11 (22.92%) JSON
7 11 (22.92%) Moose
8 10 (20.83%) Flash
8 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 10 (20.83%) HTML5
9 9 (18.75%) CSS3
10 7 (14.58%) .NET
10 7 (14.58%) DHTML
10 7 (14.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Interactive TV
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.08%) Animation
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) Photography
6 1 (2.08%) RIA
6 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) SOA
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
4 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 14 (29.17%) TDD
5 12 (25.00%) Kanban
5 12 (25.00%) Prototyping
6 11 (22.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (22.92%) High Availability
6 11 (22.92%) Refactoring
7 9 (18.75%) Wireframes
8 8 (16.67%) OO
9 6 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
10 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
10 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
10 5 (10.42%) Information Security
10 5 (10.42%) MVC
10 5 (10.42%) Product Management
11 4 (8.33%) Project Management
11 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
2 20 (41.67%) Java
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) Ruby
5 11 (22.92%) Perl
5 11 (22.92%) Scala
6 3 (6.25%) ActionScript
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) SOQL
7 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
2 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Adobe
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 3 (6.25%) Sybase
4 2 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) ATG
5 1 (2.08%) hybris