The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 412 367 399
Rank change year-on-year -45 +32  
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 12 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.74% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 26
Median daily rate £383 £613 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.55% +38.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £375 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £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 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7432 6937 7308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.80% 32.45% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5525 5323 5305
Median daily rate £476 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 49
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Flex in London

Apache Flex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Flex in London

Apache Flex
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
Canary Wharf +3 1 - -
Apache Flex
England

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 London region with a requirement for Apache Flex.

1 21 (60.00%) HTML
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) CSS
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
5 16 (45.71%) Java
6 15 (42.86%) Ajax
7 14 (40.00%) TDD
7 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 14 (40.00%) SOA
7 14 (40.00%) Scrum
8 13 (37.14%) jQuery
8 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
9 12 (34.29%) Kanban
10 11 (31.43%) Scala
10 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
10 11 (31.43%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (31.43%) Ruby
10 11 (31.43%) Refactoring
10 11 (31.43%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (31.43%) RDBMS
10 11 (31.43%) CPAN
10 11 (31.43%) XML
10 11 (31.43%) Linux
10 11 (31.43%) Perl
10 11 (31.43%) High Availability
10 11 (31.43%) OpenStack
10 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
10 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
10 11 (31.43%) Catalyst

Apache Flex
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (31.43%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) CoreMedia CMS
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (17.14%) Fireworks
3 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
1 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (31.43%) RDBMS
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Cucumber
2 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.71%) Bower
4 2 (5.71%) Grunt
4 2 (5.71%) JUnit
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.86%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Front Office
5 1 (2.86%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Perl Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Scala Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Designer
3 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Interaction Designer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.71%) CMS Developer
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Salesforce Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Developer
8 2 (5.71%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) CSS
3 15 (42.86%) Ajax
4 13 (37.14%) jQuery
5 11 (31.43%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (31.43%) Catalyst
5 11 (31.43%) CPAN
5 11 (31.43%) Moose
5 11 (31.43%) XML
6 9 (25.71%) Flash
6 9 (25.71%) JSON
7 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) DHTML
8 6 (17.14%) HTML5
8 6 (17.14%) mod_perl
8 6 (17.14%) Mojolicious
9 5 (14.29%) DBIx::Class
9 5 (14.29%) Plack
9 5 (14.29%) Spring
9 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Interactive TV
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
2 14 (40.00%) SOA
2 14 (40.00%) TDD
3 12 (34.29%) Kanban
4 11 (31.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (31.43%) High Availability
4 11 (31.43%) Refactoring
5 8 (22.86%) Prototyping
6 7 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 5 (14.29%) Product Management
8 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (11.43%) UML
9 3 (8.57%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) Perl
4 11 (31.43%) Ruby
4 11 (31.43%) Scala
5 3 (8.57%) ActionScript
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Apex Code
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Sybase
3 2 (5.71%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) ATG
4 1 (2.86%) hybris