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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 542 522 520
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 33 38 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.078% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.20% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 40
Average daily rate
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£245 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £228 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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
18845 19273 20276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.46% 39.52% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12142 12306 12347
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 522 735
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
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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 -16 21 £268 -25.17% 13
South East -1 10 £225 -18.18% 5
South West -32 1 £150 -33.33%
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
ActionScript 3.0
UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 49 (76.56%) Flash
3 32 (50.00%) HTML
4 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 22 (34.38%) HTML5
5 22 (34.38%) CSS
5 22 (34.38%) Adobe
6 21 (32.81%) Photoshop
7 16 (25.00%) OO
8 15 (23.44%) OOP
8 15 (23.44%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (20.31%) ActionScript 2.0
9 13 (20.31%) Apache Flex
9 13 (20.31%) MVC
9 13 (20.31%) CSS3
10 12 (18.75%) DoubleClick
11 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (17.19%) jQuery
11 11 (17.19%) XML
12 10 (15.63%) TDD
13 9 (14.06%) Subversion
13 9 (14.06%) Scrum
14 8 (12.50%) Java
14 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
15 7 (10.94%) Backbone.js
15 7 (10.94%) Games
15 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.94%) Adobe AIR
16 6 (9.38%) Android
16 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) WordPress
2 1 (1.56%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (1.56%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.56%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Photoshop
2 15 (23.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.69%) InDesign
3 3 (4.69%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.56%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.56%) Maya
5 1 (1.56%) MS Project
5 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) SSL
1 1 (1.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) MySQL
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Subversion
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Flash Builder
3 3 (4.69%) Hudson
3 3 (4.69%) WiX
3 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.69%) Ant
3 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) Redmine
General
1 7 (10.94%) Games
2 5 (7.81%) Advertising
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (81.25%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Flash Developer
3 15 (23.44%) Designer
4 12 (18.75%) ActionScript Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Digital Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Flash Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Flex Developer
7 5 (7.81%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.81%) UI Programmer
8 4 (6.25%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Programmer
11 1 (1.56%) Mobile Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (76.56%) Flash
2 32 (50.00%) HTML
3 22 (34.38%) CSS
3 22 (34.38%) HTML5
4 13 (20.31%) CSS3
4 13 (20.31%) Apache Flex
5 11 (17.19%) XML
5 11 (17.19%) jQuery
6 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.94%) Backbone.js
7 7 (10.94%) Adobe AIR
8 5 (7.81%) JSLint
8 5 (7.81%) XHTML
9 4 (6.25%) Robotlegs
10 3 (4.69%) SOAP
10 3 (4.69%) Web Services
10 3 (4.69%) .NET
11 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.13%) Ajax
11 2 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Social Media
2 4 (6.25%) Animation
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) iPad
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile Games
4 2 (3.13%) Streaming Video
4 2 (3.13%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.56%) W3C
5 1 (1.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.56%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.56%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Android
1 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) OO
2 15 (23.44%) OOP
3 13 (20.31%) MVC
4 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.63%) TDD
6 9 (14.06%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.81%) Kanban
9 4 (6.25%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.69%) Analytics
10 3 (4.69%) Android Development
10 3 (4.69%) UML
11 2 (3.13%) Game Development
12 1 (1.56%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (1.56%) SEO
12 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.56%) SOA
12 1 (1.56%) B2B
12 1 (1.56%) DRM
12 1 (1.56%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 28 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.31%) ActionScript 2.0
4 8 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) SQL
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) C#
7 2 (3.13%) BrightScript
7 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.13%) Lua
8 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Section 508
2 1 (1.56%) WAI
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Adobe
2 12 (18.75%) DoubleClick
3 4 (6.25%) Facebook
4 3 (4.69%) Twitter
5 2 (3.13%) Roku
5 2 (3.13%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) Omniture
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Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Blues Point Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £225.00 per day
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