Period
to 22 February 2020

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 6 months to 22 February 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 648 790 810
Rank change year-on-year +142 +20 -80
Contract jobs citing Flash 37 54 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.060% 0.060% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 26
England median daily rate £398 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.31% -17.46% -0.94%
10th Percentile £188 £192 £216
90th Percentile £540 £505 £473
UK median daily rate £475 £331 £394
% change year-on-year +43.40% -15.87% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
England median hourly rate £52.50 £43.75 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +32.58% +169.39%
10th Percentile £35.05 £32.00 £14.74
90th Percentile £56.25 £48.13 £37.50
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £43.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +32.58% +164.00%

Flash is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,679 30,837 30,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.38% 33.99% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,978 21,902 21,637
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £331 £328 £313
90th Percentile £651 £638 £631
UK median daily rate £500 £485 £463
% change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 259 327
England median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £20.88 £18.40 £19.00
90th Percentile £78.13 £60.05 £54.25
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £41.85 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.41% +4.61% -

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Flash as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Flash in England

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Flash in England over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Flash in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Flash in England over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Flash in England

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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 6 months to 22 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +126 20 £320 +11.30% 9
North of England +66 10 £475 +33.80% 3
North West - 6 - - 1
South East +75 4 £200 -48.39%
Yorkshire +53 3 £475 +33.80% 2
South West +10 2 £550 +15.79%
Midlands +56 1 £175 - 1
North East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £175 - 1
Flash
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Flash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Flash.

1 19 (51.35%) HTML
1 19 (51.35%) CSS
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (32.43%) Adobe
5 10 (27.03%) InVision
5 10 (27.03%) Sketch
6 9 (24.32%) Wireframes
6 9 (24.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 8 (21.62%) Zeplin
7 8 (21.62%) BrightScript
7 8 (21.62%) Roku
7 8 (21.62%) Finance
7 8 (21.62%) CMS
7 8 (21.62%) Adobe After Effects
7 8 (21.62%) Web Development
8 7 (18.92%) Web Services
8 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.22%) DevOps
9 6 (16.22%) PHP
9 6 (16.22%) C#
9 6 (16.22%) ActionScript
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
10 5 (13.51%) jQuery
10 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.51%) Information Architecture
10 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
10 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.51%) Puppet

Flash
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 8 (21.62%) CMS
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (5.41%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) InVision
1 10 (27.03%) Sketch
2 8 (21.62%) Adobe After Effects
2 8 (21.62%) Zeplin
3 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (8.11%) InDesign
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (2.70%) Figma
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (8.11%) AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Azure
2 3 (8.11%) GCP
3 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.41%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DMZ
1 5 (13.51%) Extranet
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
1 5 (13.51%) Intranet
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.41%) GitLab
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA Agile
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Designer
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Digital Designer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Web Designer
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Email Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.70%) Project Accountant
7 1 (2.70%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) CSS
1 19 (51.35%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) .NET
3 5 (13.51%) Ajax
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) jQuery
3 5 (13.51%) Silverlight
3 5 (13.51%) SOAP
3 5 (13.51%) XHTML
3 5 (13.51%) XML
3 5 (13.51%) XSLT
4 2 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) Node.js
5 1 (2.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
3 4 (10.81%) Social Media
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Graphic Design
4 3 (8.11%) IPTV
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.11%) STB
4 3 (8.11%) Video on Demand
4 3 (8.11%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Wireframes
3 8 (21.62%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) DevOps
4 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.51%) B2B
5 5 (13.51%) Content Management
5 5 (13.51%) Document Management
5 5 (13.51%) Information Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) Metadata Management
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) Process Management
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Release Management
5 5 (13.51%) SOA
5 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) Workflow
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) BrightScript
3 6 (16.22%) ActionScript
3 6 (16.22%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) ES6
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) C
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) GDPR
2 4 (10.81%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) MISRA
3 1 (2.70%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Ansible
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) CFEngine
2 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) Salt
2 3 (8.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Adobe
2 8 (21.62%) Roku
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Facebook
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter