The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 England 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 564 474 542
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +68
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 26 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.067% 0.063%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 19
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19076 15932 19789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.16% 36.97% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12561 10005 11910
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 578 705
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
ActionScript 2.0
UK

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in England

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ActionScript 2.0
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -9 11 £328 -12.66%
London -27 6 £344 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -6 4 £575 +58.62%
Midlands - 3 - -
North West -23 2 £338 -3.57%
West Midlands - 2 £458 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
ActionScript 2.0
UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 67 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 40 (59.70%) XML
3 38 (56.72%) Flash
4 37 (55.22%) HTML
5 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
6 26 (38.81%) CSS
7 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
7 23 (34.33%) ActionScript 3.0
8 21 (31.34%) Adobe
8 21 (31.34%) FTP
9 16 (23.88%) SQL
10 15 (22.39%) Windows
11 14 (20.90%) Fireworks
11 14 (20.90%) Advertising
11 14 (20.90%) E-Learning
12 13 (19.40%) SCORM
12 13 (19.40%) Dreamweaver
12 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
12 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
13 12 (17.91%) Adobe Captivate
13 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
13 12 (17.91%) Client/Server
13 12 (17.91%) Project Management
14 11 (16.42%) PaintShop Pro
14 11 (16.42%) ETRM
15 10 (14.93%) Web Development
15 10 (14.93%) .NET
15 10 (14.93%) C#
15 10 (14.93%) MS Office
16 9 (13.43%) ITIL

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (11.94%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.48%) Gentran
2 3 (4.48%) Sonic ESB
3 2 (2.99%) WordPress
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) LiveCycle
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (2.99%) Drupal
3 2 (2.99%) MTS
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Fireworks
2 12 (17.91%) Adobe Captivate
3 11 (16.42%) PaintShop Pro
4 10 (14.93%) MS Office
5 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
6 6 (8.96%) Photoshop
7 4 (5.97%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (5.97%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (5.97%) InDesign
8 1 (1.49%) MS Project
8 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Endur
1 9 (13.43%) ZaiNet
1 9 (13.43%) Aligne
2 2 (2.99%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.99%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) FTP
2 6 (8.96%) HTTP
3 5 (7.46%) HTTPS
4 4 (5.97%) Internet
5 3 (4.48%) Intranet
6 2 (2.99%) RTP
6 2 (2.99%) X.400
6 2 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.49%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (20.90%) Advertising
2 9 (13.43%) Marketing
3 7 (10.45%) Finance
4 4 (5.97%) German Language
5 3 (4.48%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.49%) Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Flash Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Operations Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Designer
6 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Author
6 6 (8.96%) Technical Author
7 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Change Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.48%) Flash Designer
9 3 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.48%) E-Learning Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Change Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) XML
2 38 (56.72%) Flash
3 37 (55.22%) HTML
4 26 (38.81%) CSS
5 10 (14.93%) .NET
6 9 (13.43%) EDI
7 7 (10.45%) XSLT
7 7 (10.45%) EDIFACT
8 6 (8.96%) XHTML
8 6 (8.96%) Web Services
9 4 (5.97%) Ajax
9 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (4.48%) XSD
10 3 (4.48%) jQuery
10 3 (4.48%) REST
11 2 (2.99%) Ember.js
11 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.99%) HTML5
11 2 (2.99%) Laravel
11 2 (2.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) E-Learning
2 13 (19.40%) SCORM
3 12 (17.91%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.46%) Animation
6 3 (4.48%) GIS
6 3 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.48%) Social Media
7 1 (1.49%) W3C
7 1 (1.49%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) DataPower
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) zOS
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Project Management
2 11 (16.42%) ETRM
3 10 (14.93%) Web Development
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
4 9 (13.43%) Migration
4 9 (13.43%) Time Management
5 8 (11.94%) OO
6 7 (10.45%) OOP
6 7 (10.45%) SOA
6 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.45%) Change Control
7 6 (8.96%) B2B
8 5 (7.46%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Product Marketing
9 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.48%) EAI
9 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.48%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 10 (14.93%) C#
6 7 (10.45%) VB
6 7 (10.45%) Java
6 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.97%) XPath
7 4 (5.97%) C
8 2 (2.99%) ABAP
8 2 (2.99%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
1 13 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) Adobe
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 7 (10.45%) IBM
5 4 (5.97%) SAP
6 3 (4.48%) DoubleClick
6 3 (4.48%) Facebook
6 3 (4.48%) Twitter
7 2 (2.99%) Axway
7 2 (2.99%) SEEBURGER
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.49%) Apple
8 1 (1.49%) webMethods
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago