The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing Flash 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 4.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 10.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £320 -
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 38 67 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 27.74% 43.23% 48.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 64
Median daily rate £338 £320 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.46% -4.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Flash
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash in Staffordshire