The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Flash Games in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Flash Games over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Flash Games
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 640
Contract jobs citing Flash Games 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Flash Games is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15741 18200 17709
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 33.40% 32.57% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10307 11962 10819
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 551 662
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +22.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.45 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Flash Games
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Flash Games as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Flash Games in the UK

Flash Games
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Flash Games in the UK

Flash Games
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flash Games in the UK