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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 555 569 521
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -48
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 26 16 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.034% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.091% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 33
Average daily rate £320 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
17933 17670 17036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.58% 37.97% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 11854 10829
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 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 402 462
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.85 £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 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
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 13 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
West Midlands - 9 £320 - 1
South East +14 7 £422 +25.03% 2
London -11 5 £350 -14.37% 5
East Midlands - 3 - -
North West - 2 £313 -
ActionScript 3.0
UK

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 38 (92.68%) Flash
3 31 (75.61%) HTML
4 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
5 23 (56.10%) CSS
6 21 (51.22%) Photoshop
7 18 (43.90%) ActionScript 2.0
8 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (34.15%) Games
10 13 (31.71%) OOP
10 13 (31.71%) Adobe
11 12 (29.27%) OO
12 11 (26.83%) Marketing
12 11 (26.83%) Animation
12 11 (26.83%) HTML5
13 10 (24.39%) Apache Flex
13 10 (24.39%) Adobe Illustrator
13 10 (24.39%) PHP
14 9 (21.95%) MySQL
14 9 (21.95%) HTTP
14 9 (21.95%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
14 9 (21.95%) SOA
14 9 (21.95%) Performance Testing
14 9 (21.95%) High Availability
15 8 (19.51%) XML
16 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
16 7 (17.07%) Data Structures
16 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
17 6 (14.63%) Robotlegs

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Photoshop
2 10 (24.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.44%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Calabash
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Grunt
3 1 (2.44%) gulp
3 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 14 (34.15%) Games
2 11 (26.83%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Finance
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 25 (60.98%) Flash Developer
3 14 (34.15%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 10 (24.39%) ActionScript Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Games Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Flash Games Developer
6 5 (12.20%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Digital Designer
9 1 (2.44%) Flash Designer
9 1 (2.44%) Flex Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.44%) Interactive Designer
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.44%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) Flash
2 31 (75.61%) HTML
3 23 (56.10%) CSS
4 11 (26.83%) HTML5
5 10 (24.39%) Apache Flex
6 8 (19.51%) XML
7 6 (14.63%) Robotlegs
8 4 (9.76%) CSS3
8 4 (9.76%) PureMVC
9 3 (7.32%) jQuery
9 3 (7.32%) Web Services
10 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.88%) JSON
11 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
11 1 (2.44%) hapi
11 1 (2.44%) React
11 1 (2.44%) Sass
11 1 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (2.44%) WebRTC
11 1 (2.44%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Animation
2 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
3 7 (17.07%) Algorithms
3 7 (17.07%) Data Structures
4 6 (14.63%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (14.63%) Online Games
5 5 (12.20%) STB
6 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.76%) Flash Games
7 3 (7.32%) Mobile Games
8 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
9 1 (2.44%) Handset
9 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
9 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.32%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) OOP
3 12 (29.27%) OO
4 9 (21.95%) High Availability
4 9 (21.95%) Performance Testing
4 9 (21.95%) SOA
5 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.44%) Game Development
9 1 (2.44%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.44%) Typography
9 1 (2.44%) User Stories
9 1 (2.44%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) ActionScript 2.0
4 10 (24.39%) PHP
5 6 (14.63%) C
6 2 (4.88%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) DoubleClick
3 1 (2.44%) Facebook
3 1 (2.44%) PubNub
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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