The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 128 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.035% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.26% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £210 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
754 772 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.42% 31.41% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 295 330
Average daily rate £338 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 77 15
Average hourly rate £15.13 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.78% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £17.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £43.75 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
ActionScript 2.0
South East

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the Berkshire region.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the Berkshire region.

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ActionScript 2.0
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ActionScript 2.0 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript 2.0.

1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) RTP
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (66.67%) Axway
3 1 (33.33%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) CRM

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ActionScript 2.0 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) RTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Instructional Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Animation
1 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Axway
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe