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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 561 544 533
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 28 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.066% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 22
Average daily rate
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£363 £245 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.95% -27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -10.00%
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
20515 18848 19009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.60% 37.46% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 12142 12158
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 383 513
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +11 14 £350 +30.84% 3
West Midlands - 14 £363 - 3
ActionScript 3.0
UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 33 (84.62%) Flash
3 28 (71.79%) HTML
4 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 22 (56.41%) CSS
6 16 (41.03%) HTML5
7 13 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 12 (30.77%) Apache Flex
9 10 (25.64%) CSS3
10 9 (23.08%) PureMVC
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) Games
12 7 (17.95%) SOA
12 7 (17.95%) HTTP
12 7 (17.95%) N-Tier
12 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
12 7 (17.95%) Robotlegs
13 6 (15.38%) FlexUnit
13 6 (15.38%) Parsley
13 6 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
13 6 (15.38%) Ruby
14 5 (12.82%) Marketing
15 4 (10.26%) Animation
15 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
15 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (10.26%) Adobe
15 4 (10.26%) MVC
15 4 (10.26%) User Experience
15 4 (10.26%) BDD
16 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) FlexUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Flash Builder
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Games
3 5 (12.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 29 (74.36%) Flash Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 6 (15.38%) ActionScript Developer
5 4 (10.26%) HTML Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Flex Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Designer
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Designer
8 1 (2.56%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.56%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Games Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) Flash
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
3 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 16 (41.03%) HTML5
5 12 (30.77%) Apache Flex
6 10 (25.64%) CSS3
7 9 (23.08%) PureMVC
8 7 (17.95%) Robotlegs
9 6 (15.38%) Parsley
10 3 (7.69%) XML
11 1 (2.56%) JSON
11 1 (2.56%) Adobe AIR
11 1 (2.56%) iOS SDK
11 1 (2.56%) REST
11 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.26%) Animation
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Online Games
4 2 (5.13%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.13%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.56%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.56%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.56%) Flash Games
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) SOA
1 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
2 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.26%) BDD
2 4 (10.26%) MVC
2 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) TDD
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.69%) Kanban
3 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.13%) UML
5 1 (2.56%) OOP
5 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Game Development
5 1 (2.56%) Android Development
5 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) Ruby
4 3 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (5.13%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
6 1 (2.56%) BrightScript
6 1 (2.56%) Lua
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) DoubleClick
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