The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript
UK / England
Rank 524 559 541
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -18
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 49 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.098% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 29
Median daily rate £413 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
16808 17849 17535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.45% 38.99% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11581 12213 11909
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 482 388
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.72 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ActionScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in England

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in England

ActionScript
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

ActionScript Daily Rate Histogram in England

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in England

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 32 £469 -1.31% 2
South West - 12 £413 -
North West +27 3 £135 -57.14% 2
South East +7 2 - -
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 30 (42.86%) Java
1 30 (42.86%) MVC
2 29 (41.43%) XML
3 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (38.57%) XSLT
4 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (37.14%) JSON
5 26 (37.14%) Flash
5 26 (37.14%) C#
6 25 (35.71%) HTML
7 23 (32.86%) .NET
8 21 (30.00%) Windows
9 20 (28.57%) CSS
10 19 (27.14%) C++
10 19 (27.14%) Spring
11 18 (25.71%) ActionScript 2.0
12 17 (24.29%) Oracle
12 17 (24.29%) Scrum
13 16 (22.86%) Games
13 16 (22.86%) Adobe
13 16 (22.86%) Cucumber
14 14 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 14 (20.00%) User Experience
14 14 (20.00%) RESTful
14 14 (20.00%) BlazeDS
14 14 (20.00%) jQuery
14 14 (20.00%) SOA
14 14 (20.00%) Internet
14 14 (20.00%) J2EE
14 14 (20.00%) XSL

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (17.14%) CMS
2 12 (17.14%) IIS
2 12 (17.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (15.71%) Confluence
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (7.14%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (2.86%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 5 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Internet
2 7 (10.00%) HTTP
3 5 (7.14%) DVB
3 5 (7.14%) FTP
3 5 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.86%) NAS
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
4 2 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Cucumber
2 12 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 11 (15.71%) JIRA
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (11.43%) Subversion
5 5 (7.14%) Maven
6 2 (2.86%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (22.86%) Games
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 7 (10.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Architect
3 12 (17.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Java Architect
6 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Software Architect
7 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.71%) J2EE Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Java Software Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.29%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) XML
2 27 (38.57%) XSLT
3 26 (37.14%) Flash
3 26 (37.14%) JSON
4 25 (35.71%) HTML
5 23 (32.86%) .NET
6 20 (28.57%) CSS
7 19 (27.14%) Spring
8 14 (20.00%) Ajax
8 14 (20.00%) Apache Flex
8 14 (20.00%) BlazeDS
8 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 14 (20.00%) J2EE
8 14 (20.00%) jQuery
8 14 (20.00%) RESTful
8 14 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 14 (20.00%) XSL
9 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
10 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
10 12 (17.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) User Experience
2 13 (18.57%) W3C
3 8 (11.43%) Interactive TV
4 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.14%) Fat Client
5 5 (7.14%) MPEG
5 5 (7.14%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.29%) MHEG
7 2 (2.86%) IPTV
7 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.86%) RIA
8 1 (1.43%) New Media
8 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.29%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Unix
5 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) MVC
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Scrum
4 14 (20.00%) Content Management
4 14 (20.00%) OO
4 14 (20.00%) SOA
5 13 (18.57%) Web Development
6 12 (17.14%) Front End Development
7 11 (15.71%) ArchiMate
7 11 (15.71%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (15.71%) Software Architecture
7 11 (15.71%) UML
7 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.43%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (11.43%) Physical Data Model
9 8 (11.43%) TDD
9 8 (11.43%) TOGAF
10 7 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) Java
2 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (37.14%) C#
4 19 (27.14%) C++
5 18 (25.71%) ActionScript 2.0
6 13 (18.57%) Objective-C
6 13 (18.57%) PL/SQL
6 13 (18.57%) SQL
7 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.00%) Ruby
8 6 (8.57%) PHP
9 5 (7.14%) ANSI C
9 5 (7.14%) C
10 4 (5.71%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (2.86%) PHP 4
11 2 (2.86%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.86%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) ISEB
1 7 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.14%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Oracle
2 16 (22.86%) Adobe
3 12 (17.14%) Apple
3 12 (17.14%) Sitecore
4 11 (15.71%) Sybase
5 8 (11.43%) OpenTV
6 7 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (2.86%) Axway
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