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 28 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.

Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 384 347
Rank change year-on-year +5 -37  
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 23 42 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.59% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 39
Median daily rate £438 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £475 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £361
% change year-on-year +12.28% -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 6789 7106 6491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.82% 31.86% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5057 5320 4694
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 27 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £21.17 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Flex in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Flex in London

Apache Flex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Flex in London

Apache Flex
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (54.55%) HTML
3 35 (53.03%) Java
4 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
5 31 (46.97%) CSS
6 30 (45.45%) SQL
7 27 (40.91%) SOA
8 24 (36.36%) XML
9 22 (33.33%) Adobe
10 21 (31.82%) JSON
11 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
11 20 (30.30%) Spring
12 19 (28.79%) jQuery
13 18 (27.27%) RESTful
13 18 (27.27%) Hibernate
13 18 (27.27%) Flash
14 17 (25.76%) J2EE
14 17 (25.76%) MVC
14 17 (25.76%) Ajax
14 17 (25.76%) Spring MVC
15 16 (24.24%) TDD
15 16 (24.24%) Oracle
15 16 (24.24%) XSL
16 15 (22.73%) XSLT
16 15 (22.73%) ActionScript
16 15 (22.73%) Scrum
16 15 (22.73%) Kanban
16 15 (22.73%) BlazeDS
16 15 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 15 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 7 (10.61%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.55%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.03%) CoreMedia CMS
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 8 (12.12%) Fireworks
3 7 (10.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.03%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) GitHub
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.03%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.12%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.52%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.61%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (9.09%) Grunt
6 4 (6.06%) gulp
6 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.06%) JUnit
6 4 (6.06%) Maven
6 4 (6.06%) Mocha
6 4 (6.06%) Selenium
6 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
6 4 (6.06%) webpack
7 2 (3.03%) Bower
7 2 (3.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 8 (12.12%) Marketing
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Local Government
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) Architect
3 13 (19.70%) Designer
4 11 (16.67%) Perl Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Scala Developer
5 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Interaction Designer
6 9 (13.64%) Java Architect
6 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Software Architect
8 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
9 5 (7.58%) J2EE Architect
9 5 (7.58%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
10 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Java Software Architect
10 4 (6.06%) Senior Applications Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (54.55%) HTML
2 31 (46.97%) CSS
3 24 (36.36%) XML
4 21 (31.82%) JSON
5 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
5 20 (30.30%) Spring
6 19 (28.79%) jQuery
7 18 (27.27%) Flash
7 18 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 18 (27.27%) RESTful
8 17 (25.76%) Ajax
8 17 (25.76%) J2EE
8 17 (25.76%) Spring MVC
9 16 (24.24%) XSL
10 15 (22.73%) BlazeDS
10 15 (22.73%) XSLT
11 14 (21.21%) HTML5
12 11 (16.67%) Catalyst
12 11 (16.67%) CPAN
12 11 (16.67%) Moose
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Interactive TV
2 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) User Experience
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.03%) Derivative
5 2 (3.03%) Fintech
5 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.52%) Animation
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Photography
6 1 (1.52%) RIA
6 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) SOA
3 17 (25.76%) MVC
4 16 (24.24%) TDD
5 15 (22.73%) Kanban
5 15 (22.73%) Scrum
6 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
6 14 (21.21%) OO
7 13 (19.70%) UML
8 12 (18.18%) ArchiMate
8 12 (18.18%) High Availability
8 12 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (18.18%) Software Architecture
9 11 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 11 (16.67%) Prototyping
9 11 (16.67%) Refactoring
10 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (15.15%) Wireframes
11 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) Java
2 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 30 (45.45%) SQL
4 15 (22.73%) ActionScript
5 14 (21.21%) PL/SQL
6 11 (16.67%) Perl
6 11 (16.67%) Ruby
6 11 (16.67%) Scala
7 5 (7.58%) C#
8 4 (6.06%) ES6
9 2 (3.03%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.03%) C++
9 2 (3.03%) PHP
9 2 (3.03%) SOQL
10 1 (1.52%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) ISEB
2 8 (12.12%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Adobe
2 16 (24.24%) Oracle
3 13 (19.70%) Sybase
4 8 (12.12%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.52%) Facebook
7 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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