Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 25 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.

Apache Flex (formerly Adobe Flex)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 177 200
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 -27
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% 0.16% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +19.85% -21.47%
10th Percentile £149 £400 £278
90th Percentile £511 £400 £353
UK median daily rate £413 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £31.25 -

Apache Flex 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 Scotland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1337 1185 1254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.72% 27.59% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 710 682
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £271 £263 £269
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £412
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% +2.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 16
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £43.75 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.14% +8.35% +1.58%
10th Percentile £17.89 £24.63 £25.00
90th Percentile £40.03 £52.00 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.70%

Apache Flex
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Apache Flex as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Flex in Scotland

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Flex in Scotland

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Flex in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Flex in Scotland

Apache Flex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Flex in Scotland

Apache Flex
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 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
Glasgow -11 4 £350 -12.50% 2
Edinburgh - 2 £325 -
Apache Flex
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Apache Flex.

1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

Apache Flex
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware