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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 539 489 534
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +45
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 25 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.063% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 17
Average daily rate £335 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £188 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
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
18561 15928 19746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.35% 37.03% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12254 10006 11877
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 £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 579 681
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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 24 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 24 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 +3 11 £328 +74.66%
London -16 6 £344 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -10 4 £575 +58.62%
Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands - 2 £458 -
North West -29 1 £400 +14.28%
East of England - 1 - -
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
ActionScript 2.0
UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 65 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 38 (58.46%) XML
2 38 (58.46%) Flash
3 37 (56.92%) HTML
4 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
5 24 (36.92%) CSS
6 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
7 21 (32.31%) FTP
7 21 (32.31%) ActionScript 3.0
8 19 (29.23%) Adobe
9 15 (23.08%) Windows
10 14 (21.54%) Advertising
10 14 (21.54%) E-Learning
10 14 (21.54%) Fireworks
10 14 (21.54%) SQL
11 13 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
11 13 (20.00%) SCORM
11 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
12 12 (18.46%) Adobe Captivate
12 12 (18.46%) Project Management
12 12 (18.46%) Client/Server
13 11 (16.92%) PaintShop Pro
13 11 (16.92%) ETRM
14 10 (15.38%) .NET
14 10 (15.38%) C#
14 10 (15.38%) MS Office
15 9 (13.85%) ITIL
15 9 (13.85%) EDI

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (12.31%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.62%) Sonic ESB
2 3 (4.62%) Gentran
3 2 (3.08%) MTS
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Drupal
3 2 (3.08%) WordPress
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Fireworks
2 12 (18.46%) Adobe Captivate
3 11 (16.92%) PaintShop Pro
4 10 (15.38%) MS Office
5 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
6 6 (9.23%) Photoshop
7 4 (6.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (6.15%) InDesign
7 4 (6.15%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (1.54%) MS Project
8 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Endur
1 9 (13.85%) ZaiNet
1 9 (13.85%) Aligne
2 2 (3.08%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.08%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) FTP
2 6 (9.23%) HTTP
3 5 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.62%) Intranet
5 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 2 (3.08%) RTP
5 2 (3.08%) X.400
5 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.54%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (21.54%) Advertising
2 9 (13.85%) Marketing
3 7 (10.77%) Finance
4 4 (6.15%) German Language
5 3 (4.62%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Flash Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Operations Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Author
5 6 (9.23%) Technical Author
5 6 (9.23%) Designer
6 5 (7.69%) Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.62%) E-Learning Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Flash Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (58.46%) XML
1 38 (58.46%) Flash
2 37 (56.92%) HTML
3 24 (36.92%) CSS
4 10 (15.38%) .NET
5 9 (13.85%) EDI
6 7 (10.77%) EDIFACT
7 6 (9.23%) XHTML
8 5 (7.69%) XSLT
9 4 (6.15%) Web Services
9 4 (6.15%) Ajax
9 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (4.62%) jQuery
11 2 (3.08%) HTML5
11 2 (3.08%) Laravel
11 2 (3.08%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.08%) Symfony
11 2 (3.08%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (3.08%) DHTML
11 2 (3.08%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) E-Learning
2 13 (20.00%) SCORM
3 12 (18.46%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.69%) Animation
6 3 (4.62%) GIS
6 3 (4.62%) Social Media
6 3 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.54%) W3C
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) DataPower
7 1 (1.54%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.08%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) zOS
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) Project Management
2 11 (16.92%) ETRM
3 9 (13.85%) Time Management
3 9 (13.85%) Migration
3 9 (13.85%) ITIL
4 8 (12.31%) OO
4 8 (12.31%) Web Development
5 7 (10.77%) OOP
5 7 (10.77%) Business Continuity
5 7 (10.77%) Change Control
6 6 (9.23%) B2B
7 5 (7.69%) SOA
7 5 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) Product Marketing
8 3 (4.62%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) ActionScript 3.0
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 10 (15.38%) C#
6 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.77%) VB
7 5 (7.69%) Java
8 4 (6.15%) C
8 4 (6.15%) XPath
9 2 (3.08%) ABAP
9 2 (3.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.54%) C++
10 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) Adobe
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 7 (10.77%) IBM
5 4 (6.15%) SAP
6 3 (4.62%) DoubleClick
6 3 (4.62%) Facebook
6 3 (4.62%) Twitter
7 2 (3.08%) Axway
7 2 (3.08%) SEEBURGER
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (1.54%) webMethods
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