The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 575 573 527
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -46
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 16 9 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.019% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.088% 0.051% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 16
Average daily rate £375 £325 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -26.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £375 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £446
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -38.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
ActionScript 2.0
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18260 17682 16809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.61% 37.98% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12522 11866 10677
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 484 400 455
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +15 8 £422 +87.55% 1
East Midlands - 4 £375 -
North West - 3 £313 -
London +3 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
ActionScript 2.0
UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 19 (73.08%) Flash
3 18 (69.23%) ActionScript 3.0
4 13 (50.00%) HTML
5 11 (42.31%) OOP
6 10 (38.46%) XML
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 10 (38.46%) Adobe
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
7 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
8 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
8 7 (26.92%) Games
8 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) OO
9 6 (23.08%) C
9 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (19.23%) Marketing
10 5 (19.23%) Animation
10 5 (19.23%) STB
11 4 (15.38%) MVC
11 4 (15.38%) Flash Games
11 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (15.38%) Apache
11 4 (15.38%) Web Services
11 4 (15.38%) Dreamweaver

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Skype
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 7 (26.92%) Games
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Flash Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ActionScript Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 5 (19.23%) HTML Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) EDI Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Email Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Flash Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Flex Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Flash
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 10 (38.46%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) PureMVC
6 4 (15.38%) Robotlegs
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
7 3 (11.54%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) cXML
8 2 (7.69%) EDI
8 2 (7.69%) EDIFACT
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
8 2 (7.69%) XSL
8 2 (7.69%) XSLT
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
9 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
1 7 (26.92%) Data Structures
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (19.23%) Animation
3 5 (19.23%) STB
4 4 (15.38%) Flash Games
5 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Games
6 2 (7.69%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (3.85%) FMCG
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.85%) PKI
7 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OOP
2 7 (26.92%) OO
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) Data Transformation
5 2 (7.69%) EAI
5 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) SEO
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 18 (69.23%) ActionScript 3.0
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) C
6 2 (7.69%) XPath
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) DoubleClick
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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