Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 November 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.

Adobe Flash
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 535 483
Rank change year-on-year -57 -52 -34
Contract jobs citing Flash 42 80 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.089% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.52% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 61 75
London median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £206 £255 £242
90th Percentile £524 £663 £550
England median daily rate £395 £398 £325
% change year-on-year -0.63% +22.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
London median hourly rate - - £38.75
England median hourly rate £38.00 £12.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +204.00% -63.24% +4.62%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17463 15419 15021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.10% 34.32% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13339 11542 11183
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 72 92
London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £19.09 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.44 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Flash in London

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in London

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Flash in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Flash in London

Flash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in London

Flash
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 Flash within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Central London +14 13 £213 -39.29%
West London -9 6 £463 -5.61% 1
East London - 3 £390 -
Flash
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 London region with a requirement for Flash.

1 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) CSS
4 14 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 13 (30.95%) Dreamweaver
5 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (28.57%) Marketing
7 11 (26.19%) Scrum
7 11 (26.19%) CMS
8 10 (23.81%) ActionScript
9 9 (21.43%) Adobe
9 9 (21.43%) JIRA
10 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (19.05%) Degree
10 8 (19.05%) Internet
10 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
10 8 (19.05%) J2EE
10 8 (19.05%) PHP
10 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (19.05%) PlayStation
11 7 (16.67%) HTML5
11 7 (16.67%) Project Management
11 7 (16.67%) Web Development
11 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 6 (14.29%) WordPress
12 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
12 6 (14.29%) Selenium

Flash
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 (26.19%) CMS
2 6 (14.29%) WordPress
3 4 (9.52%) IIS
4 3 (7.14%) Confluence
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (9.52%) Quicktime
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (4.76%) ImageReady
6 2 (4.76%) Mingle
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (2.38%) Edge Animate
7 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
7 1 (2.38%) InDesign
7 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
7 1 (2.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) Multicast
2 4 (9.52%) RTSP
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Dreamweaver
2 9 (21.43%) JIRA
3 6 (14.29%) Appium
3 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Selenium
3 6 (14.29%) TestDirector
3 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Axure RP
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) TestNG
General
1 12 (28.57%) Marketing
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Games
4 3 (7.14%) Back Office
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Electronics
5 2 (4.76%) Music Industry
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Flash Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Designer
4 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Campaign Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Data Scientist
7 2 (4.76%) Domain Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Email Marketing Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Marketing Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) HTML
2 16 (38.10%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) J2EE
4 7 (16.67%) HTML5
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
5 6 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (9.52%) CSS3
6 4 (9.52%) jQuery
6 4 (9.52%) XHTML
7 3 (7.14%) Ajax
7 3 (7.14%) Robotlegs
8 2 (4.76%) EJB
8 2 (4.76%) JNDI
8 2 (4.76%) JSTL
8 2 (4.76%) RAML
8 2 (4.76%) RESTful
8 2 (4.76%) Struts
8 2 (4.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 1 (2.38%) .NET
9 1 (2.38%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (19.05%) PlayStation
2 6 (14.29%) Video\Live Streaming
3 4 (9.52%) IPTV
3 4 (9.52%) MPEG
4 3 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (4.76%) STB
5 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.38%) Fintech
6 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.38%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.38%) iSeries
6 1 (2.38%) LPAR
6 1 (2.38%) Media Streaming
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.38%) Mobile Games
6 1 (2.38%) Social Gaming
6 1 (2.38%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 7 (16.67%) Web Development
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Content Management
5 6 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 6 (14.29%) System Testing
6 4 (9.52%) DRM
6 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
6 4 (9.52%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
8 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 14 (33.33%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) ActionScript
4 8 (19.05%) PHP
5 6 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (4.76%) C#
8 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) PowerHA
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Apple
3 2 (4.76%) ATG
3 2 (4.76%) Demandware
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Intershop
3 2 (4.76%) Sony
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Roku