Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 452 767 818
Rank change year-on-year +315 +51 -68
Contract jobs citing Flash 16 33 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.041% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 41
Median daily rate £400 £471 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.12% +17.81% +4.92%
10th Percentile £288 £205 £200
90th Percentile £477 £540 £475
UK median daily rate £388 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £52.50 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51% +285.42%
UK median hourly rate £33.75 £52.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year -35.71% +13.51% +285.42%

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 8,202 25,267 33,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.96% 31.40% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,543 17,746 23,687
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £340 £325
90th Percentile £699 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 261 320
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +6.82% +5.31%
10th Percentile £22.50 £19.88 £15.24
90th Percentile £55.70 £68.75 £60.08
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.02 £41.69
% change year-on-year -20.49% +5.60% +4.22%

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Flash in England

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Flash in England.

Daily rate trend for Flash in England

Flash
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Flash in England over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Flash in England

Flash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Flash in England.

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 6 months to 21 September 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 +192 4 £470 -9.18% 1
North of England +132 3 £450 - 1
North West - 3 £450 - 1
South East +201 2 - -
South West +107 2 - -
East of England +94 2 - - 1
Midlands +109 1 £400 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £400 - 1
Flash
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) VSAN
2 4 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 4 (25.00%) VMware NSX
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
3 3 (18.75%) Sketch
3 3 (18.75%) Power Management
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (12.50%) AWS
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics

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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Sketch
2 2 (12.50%) InVision
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) VSAN
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) SpaceWire
4 1 (6.25%) Broadband
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Flash Developer
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Storage Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Animation
4 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Storwize
4 1 (6.25%) IPTV
4 1 (6.25%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) STB
4 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.25%) Video on Demand
4 1 (6.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Power Management
2 3 (18.75%) Prototyping
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Anthropology
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 2 (12.50%) Design Thinking
3 2 (12.50%) Industrial Design
3 2 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (12.50%) People Management
3 2 (12.50%) Psychology
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Design
3 2 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 1 (6.25%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
2 2 (12.50%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) BrightScript
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) VCAP
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.25%) Brocade
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Emulex
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Roku
4 1 (6.25%) SAP