The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 2 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 91 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.066% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £375 £303
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +23.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActionScript 2.0
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
471 582 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.87% 35.10% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 284 194
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 36
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £15.40 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ActionScript 2.0
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) Flash
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (60.00%) DoubleClick
3 3 (60.00%) Social Media
3 3 (60.00%) Facebook
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (60.00%) InDesign
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Animation
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) EDI
4 1 (20.00%) webMethods
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (60.00%) InDesign
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe After Effects
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Flash Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Flash Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) webMethods Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Flash
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Animation
1 3 (60.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (80.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) DoubleClick
2 3 (60.00%) Facebook
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) webMethods