The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 567 544 532
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 28 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.053% 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 16
Average daily rate
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£363 £255 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.15% -9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £493 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £235 £275
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActionScript 3.0
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
19729 18403 18045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.29% 37.28% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13465 11975 11391
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 383 511
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ActionScript 3.0
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the England region.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in England

ActionScript 3.0
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ActionScript 3.0
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the England region.

ActionScript 3.0 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ActionScript 3.0
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 3.0 within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
London -8 14 £375 +30.43% 5
West Midlands +14 12 £363 - 3
South West -8 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £163 -
ActionScript 3.0
UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0.

1 34 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 27 (79.41%) Flash
3 24 (70.59%) HTML
4 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
5 20 (58.82%) CSS
6 15 (44.12%) HTML5
7 13 (38.24%) Apache Flex
8 11 (32.35%) CSS3
9 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Photoshop
10 8 (23.53%) PureMVC
11 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
11 7 (20.59%) N-Tier
11 7 (20.59%) SOA
11 7 (20.59%) HTTP
11 7 (20.59%) Parsley
12 6 (17.65%) Robotlegs
12 6 (17.65%) FlexUnit
12 6 (17.65%) Ruby
13 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
14 4 (11.76%) MVC
14 4 (11.76%) Games
14 4 (11.76%) BDD
15 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (8.82%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
15 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
15 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
15 3 (8.82%) User Experience

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) FlexUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.94%) Flash Builder
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 26 (76.47%) Flash Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 5 (14.71%) ActionScript Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Flex Developer
6 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) Flash
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
3 20 (58.82%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) HTML5
5 13 (38.24%) Apache Flex
6 11 (32.35%) CSS3
7 8 (23.53%) PureMVC
8 7 (20.59%) Parsley
9 6 (17.65%) Robotlegs
10 3 (8.82%) XML
11 2 (5.88%) REST
12 1 (2.94%) Underscore.js
12 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.94%) XSLT
12 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
12 1 (2.94%) Spring
12 1 (2.94%) JSON
12 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
12 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
12 1 (2.94%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) E-Learning
3 2 (5.88%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.94%) Animation
4 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.94%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) SOA
1 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) MVC
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) BDD
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) Kanban
5 2 (5.88%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.94%) Android Development
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.65%) Ruby
4 3 (8.82%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (2.94%) BrightScript
5 1 (2.94%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Lua
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Adobe
1 1 (2.94%) DoubleClick
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