The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 30 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)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 574 544
Rank change year-on-year +6 -30  
Contract jobs citing Apache Flex 32 66 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 48
Median daily rate £425 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.04% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £344 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +10.34% +0.69%  
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14295 15148 14225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.40% 27.98% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9923 10542 9247
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 222 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Apache Flex
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Apache Flex in the UK

Apache Flex
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Flex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Apache Flex in the UK

Apache Flex
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Apache Flex in the UK

Apache Flex
Top 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +13 31 £425 -19.04% 15
London +15 23 £438 -27.08% 10
East of England - 5 £425 -
Peterborough - 5 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £425 -
North West +26 1 £400 +17.64%
Manchester +13 1 £400 +16.78%
West Midlands +12 1 £320 -6.22%
Coventry +2 1 £320 -11.72%
Halifax - 1 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 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 with a requirement for Apache Flex.

1 72 (67.29%) HTML
2 68 (63.55%) JavaScript
3 54 (50.47%) Spring
3 54 (50.47%) Java
4 52 (48.60%) Hibernate
5 51 (47.66%) J2EE
5 51 (47.66%) SOA
6 46 (42.99%) Adobe
7 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (41.12%) CSS
9 42 (39.25%) SQL
10 39 (36.45%) Web Services
11 37 (34.58%) OO
11 37 (34.58%) Finance
12 36 (33.64%) XML
13 30 (28.04%) .NET
13 30 (28.04%) jQuery
14 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
15 25 (23.36%) XSLT
16 22 (20.56%) JSON
16 22 (20.56%) AngularJS
17 21 (19.63%) Git (software)
18 20 (18.69%) Flash
18 20 (18.69%) Information Security
19 19 (17.76%) Scrum
19 19 (17.76%) Ajax
20 18 (16.82%) RESTful
21 17 (15.89%) HTML5
21 17 (15.89%) Spring MVC
21 17 (15.89%) MVC

Apache Flex
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (14.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (11.21%) OpenStack
3 6 (5.61%) CMS
4 3 (2.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.87%) CoreMedia CMS
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (11.21%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.48%) Fireworks
3 7 (6.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) InVision
4 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.74%) GitHub
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.87%) Force.com
4 1 (0.93%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.21%) RDBMS
2 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (9.35%) DB2
4 10 (9.35%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (7.48%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.08%) Maven
3 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.15%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (11.21%) Cucumber
4 12 (11.21%) Subversion
5 11 (10.28%) Eclipse
6 10 (9.35%) Ant
7 7 (6.54%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (5.61%) Grunt
9 5 (4.67%) gulp
9 5 (4.67%) webpack
10 4 (3.74%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.74%) JUnit
10 4 (3.74%) Mocha
10 4 (3.74%) Selenium
10 4 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.87%) Bower
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (34.58%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Banking
3 10 (9.35%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (52.34%) Developer
2 34 (31.78%) Architect
3 20 (18.69%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.08%) Designer
4 14 (13.08%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (12.15%) Java Architect
6 12 (11.21%) Perl Developer
6 12 (11.21%) Scala Developer
7 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Applications Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Interaction Designer
9 8 (7.48%) J2EE Architect
9 8 (7.48%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Software Architect
11 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Java Applications Developer
12 5 (4.67%) Payments Architect
12 5 (4.67%) Payments Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (67.29%) HTML
2 54 (50.47%) Spring
3 52 (48.60%) Hibernate
4 51 (47.66%) J2EE
5 44 (41.12%) CSS
6 39 (36.45%) Web Services
7 36 (33.64%) XML
8 30 (28.04%) .NET
8 30 (28.04%) jQuery
9 28 (26.17%) ASP.NET
10 25 (23.36%) XSLT
11 22 (20.56%) AngularJS
11 22 (20.56%) JSON
12 20 (18.69%) Flash
13 19 (17.76%) Ajax
14 18 (16.82%) RESTful
15 17 (15.89%) HTML5
15 17 (15.89%) Spring MVC
16 16 (14.95%) XSL
17 15 (14.02%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Interactive TV
2 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.54%) User Experience
3 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.87%) Animation
5 2 (1.87%) Derivative
5 2 (1.87%) Fintech
5 2 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.87%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.87%) iPad
5 2 (1.87%) RIA
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Photography
6 1 (0.93%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.15%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Android
2 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.87%) Unix
2 2 (1.87%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) CentOS
3 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
3 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.66%) SOA
2 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (34.58%) OO
4 20 (18.69%) Information Security
5 19 (17.76%) Scrum
6 17 (15.89%) MVC
6 17 (15.89%) TDD
7 16 (14.95%) Kanban
8 15 (14.02%) E-Commerce
9 14 (13.08%) TOGAF
10 13 (12.15%) High Availability
10 13 (12.15%) UML
11 12 (11.21%) ArchiMate
11 12 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (11.21%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (11.21%) Prototyping
11 12 (11.21%) Refactoring
11 12 (11.21%) Software Architecture
12 11 (10.28%) Data Modelling
12 11 (10.28%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 68 (63.55%) JavaScript
2 54 (50.47%) Java
3 42 (39.25%) SQL
4 16 (14.95%) ActionScript
5 15 (14.02%) PL/SQL
6 13 (12.15%) Ruby
7 12 (11.21%) Perl
7 12 (11.21%) Scala
8 5 (4.67%) C#
9 4 (3.74%) ES6
10 3 (2.80%) C++
11 2 (1.87%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.87%) PHP
11 2 (1.87%) Python
11 2 (1.87%) SOQL
12 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 8 (7.48%) ISEB
2 8 (7.48%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 46 (42.99%) Adobe
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle
3 13 (12.15%) Sybase
4 8 (7.48%) IBM
5 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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