The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Flash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Flash 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.

Adobe Flash
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 132 147
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Contract jobs citing Flash 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.069% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £360 £250
% change year-on-year +14.58% +44.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% -71.42%  

Flash 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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 747 712 771
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 29.05% 24.45% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 474 503
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 50 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.88 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.97% +16.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Flash
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Flash as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Flash in the South West

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in the South West

Flash
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash in the South West

Flash
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flash within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Wiltshire - 7 £413 - 1
Flash
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Flash.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) Ajax
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 17 (89.47%) W3C
3 17 (89.47%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) .NET
3 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 17 (89.47%) Sitecore
3 17 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (89.47%) Sass
3 17 (89.47%) User Experience
4 16 (84.21%) Content Management
4 16 (84.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 16 (84.21%) CMS
5 15 (78.95%) Web Development
5 15 (78.95%) jQuery
5 15 (78.95%) ActionScript
5 15 (78.95%) IIS
5 15 (78.95%) Visual Studio
5 15 (78.95%) Internet
5 15 (78.95%) Apple
5 15 (78.95%) XSLT
6 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.53%) RIA
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) BPMN
7 2 (10.53%) ATG

Flash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (84.21%) CMS
1 16 (84.21%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (78.95%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Fredhopper
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) Informix
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (78.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Sitecore Developer
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.26%) ASP Developer
7 1 (5.26%) CMS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Ajax
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) ASP.NET
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) Sass
3 15 (78.95%) jQuery
3 15 (78.95%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) EJB
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) JMS
4 2 (10.53%) JSP
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) WSDL
5 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (89.47%) User Experience
1 17 (89.47%) W3C
2 2 (10.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Content Management
2 15 (78.95%) Web Development
3 10 (52.63%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) BPMN
4 2 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) DSDM
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) ActionScript
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Sitecore
2 15 (78.95%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) ATG
3 2 (10.53%) BEA
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) OpenText
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase
4 1 (5.26%) VeriFone
4 1 (5.26%) WorldPay