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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 162 189 195
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.36% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £363 £175 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £145 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £200 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £323
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
ActionScript
London

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
1611 2498 2519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.49% 42.91% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 2056 1976
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £53.00 £24.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.73% -11.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.72 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ActionScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata