The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 196 189 201
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 9 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.49% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Average daily rate
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£175 £481 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +63.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £329 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £625 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2481 2458 3014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.10% 42.09% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2050 1918 2305
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 33
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.70 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript 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.

1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Flash
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Adobe
5 4 (30.77%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Online Games
6 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) XHTML
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Apache Flex
6 3 (23.08%) CMS
6 3 (23.08%) Games
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) SEO
7 2 (15.38%) Marketing
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) EPiServer CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Games
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Flash Developer
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) Flash
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Apache Flex
5 3 (23.08%) XHTML
6 2 (15.38%) PureMVC
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Parsley
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (7.69%) BlazeDS
7 1 (7.69%) Cairngorm
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe AIR
7 1 (7.69%) CGI
7 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Online Games
2 2 (15.38%) W3C
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Adobe
2 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Omniture
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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