The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
Adobe Flash
UK / England
Rank 530 526 495
Rank change year-on-year -4 -31  
Contract jobs citing Flash 53 91 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.66% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 65
Median daily rate £411 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £320 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £361 £250
% change year-on-year +14.18% +44.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -58.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £43.75 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -13.33% -65.71%  

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 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 13782 12955
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.59% 28.21% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9163 9665 8511
Median daily rate £425 £410 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.79%  
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 172 214 176
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.40 £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%  

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in England

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Flash in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Flash in England

Flash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in England

Flash
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 Flash within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +13 30 £388 -11.42% 9
South East +20 9 £125 -70.16% 3
South West +4 8 £413 +3.12% 1
Yorkshire +14 3 £363 -
East of England -4 2 £323 - 1
West Midlands 0 1 - -
Flash
UK

Flash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for Flash.

1 70 (64.81%) HTML
2 63 (58.33%) CSS
3 50 (46.30%) JavaScript
4 41 (37.96%) User Experience
5 32 (29.63%) Ajax
6 29 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (25.93%) Internet
8 27 (25.00%) Finance
8 27 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 27 (25.00%) Windows
9 23 (21.30%) Java
9 23 (21.30%) jQuery
9 23 (21.30%) HTML5
10 22 (20.37%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (20.37%) CMS
11 21 (19.44%) Content Management
11 21 (19.44%) Wireframes
12 20 (18.52%) Front End Development
12 20 (18.52%) Prototyping
12 20 (18.52%) Degree
13 19 (17.59%) Apache Flex
13 19 (17.59%) C#
13 19 (17.59%) ActionScript
13 19 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (16.67%) XML
14 18 (16.67%) W3C
15 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET
15 17 (15.74%) .NET
15 17 (15.74%) Web Development
15 17 (15.74%) Sitecore

Flash
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 22 (20.37%) CMS
2 16 (14.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (13.89%) IIS
4 6 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.78%) SAS
5 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) GemFire
7 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 22 (20.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (8.33%) Fireworks
4 7 (6.48%) MS Visio
5 6 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (2.78%) MS Office
8 2 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (1.85%) ImageReady
8 2 (1.85%) InVision
8 2 (1.85%) Mingle
9 1 (0.93%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.93%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.93%) InDesign
9 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
9 1 (0.93%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (0.93%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Fredhopper
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) GitHub
2 3 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.93%) Internet
2 5 (4.63%) Intranet
2 5 (4.63%) VSAN
3 4 (3.70%) RTSP
4 2 (1.85%) Firewall
4 2 (1.85%) FTP
4 2 (1.85%) SAN
4 2 (1.85%) SSH
4 2 (1.85%) Telnet
5 1 (0.93%) LDAP
5 1 (0.93%) SMS
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.70%) DB2
2 4 (3.70%) MySQL
2 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.78%) Big Data
3 3 (2.78%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.85%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.93%) Informix
5 1 (0.93%) KDB
5 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.93%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 14 (12.96%) Dreamweaver
4 11 (10.19%) Selenium
5 7 (6.48%) Axure RP
5 7 (6.48%) JIRA
6 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.70%) Grunt
7 4 (3.70%) gulp
7 4 (3.70%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.70%) Maven
7 4 (3.70%) Mocha
7 4 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.70%) TestNG
7 4 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.70%) webpack
8 3 (2.78%) Appium
8 3 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 27 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.19%) Marketing
4 8 (7.41%) Games
5 6 (5.56%) Retail
6 5 (4.63%) Advertising
6 5 (4.63%) Banking
7 4 (3.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.93%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.93%) Electronics
8 1 (0.93%) French Language
8 1 (0.93%) German Language
8 1 (0.93%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Developer
2 32 (29.63%) Designer
3 17 (15.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (12.96%) Sitecore Developer
5 11 (10.19%) UX Designer
6 9 (8.33%) Interaction Designer
7 8 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) Storage Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
11 4 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Applications Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (64.81%) HTML
2 63 (58.33%) CSS
3 32 (29.63%) Ajax
4 23 (21.30%) HTML5
4 23 (21.30%) jQuery
5 19 (17.59%) Apache Flex
6 18 (16.67%) XML
7 17 (15.74%) .NET
7 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET
7 17 (15.74%) Sass
8 15 (13.89%) XSLT
9 14 (12.96%) CSS3
10 10 (9.26%) DHTML
11 8 (7.41%) J2EE
11 8 (7.41%) Web Services
12 5 (4.63%) JSON
12 5 (4.63%) React
13 4 (3.70%) Android SDK
13 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.70%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.96%) User Experience
2 19 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (16.67%) W3C
4 9 (8.33%) Interactive TV
5 5 (4.63%) Graphic Design
5 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.63%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.70%) RIA
7 3 (2.78%) Animation
7 3 (2.78%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.78%) e-Learning
7 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.85%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.85%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.85%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.85%) SCORM
8 2 (1.85%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.93%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (10.19%) Unix
3 9 (8.33%) Android
4 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.85%) AIX
6 2 (1.85%) Linux
7 1 (0.93%) CentOS
7 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.93%) Solaris
7 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.44%) Content Management
2 21 (19.44%) Wireframes
3 20 (18.52%) Front End Development
3 20 (18.52%) Prototyping
4 17 (15.74%) Web Development
5 14 (12.96%) Scrum
6 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.41%) Product Management
7 8 (7.41%) System Testing
8 7 (6.48%) Copywriting
8 7 (6.48%) Regression Testing
9 6 (5.56%) Information Architecture
9 6 (5.56%) Migration
9 6 (5.56%) Usability Testing
10 5 (4.63%) Presales
10 5 (4.63%) Project Management
11 4 (3.70%) CRM
11 4 (3.70%) Integration Testing
11 4 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (46.30%) JavaScript
2 23 (21.30%) Java
3 19 (17.59%) ActionScript
3 19 (17.59%) C#
4 9 (8.33%) Python
5 5 (4.63%) Perl
6 4 (3.70%) ES6
6 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.78%) C
7 3 (2.78%) R
7 3 (2.78%) Scala
7 3 (2.78%) SQL
8 2 (1.85%) C++
8 2 (1.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.85%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.93%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.78%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.85%) HDFS
3 2 (1.85%) vSphere
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.85%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.93%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Sitecore
2 15 (13.89%) Apple
3 12 (11.11%) Adobe
4 6 (5.56%) Oracle
4 6 (5.56%) VMware
5 5 (4.63%) IBM
5 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.70%) HP
7 3 (2.78%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.85%) Algorithmics
8 2 (1.85%) ATG
8 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.85%) BEA
8 2 (1.85%) Meridio
8 2 (1.85%) Perforce
9 1 (0.93%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.93%) OpenText
9 1 (0.93%) PlateSpin
9 1 (0.93%) Reuters
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