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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 611 550 534
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -16
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 20 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 32
Median daily rate £425 £394 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ActionScript
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
19759 19785 17939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.57% 38.34% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13659 13523 11719
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 402 377
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £18.94 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 2016.

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 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -25 12 £445 +20.67% 7
East Midlands +5 5 £500 +207.69% 1
South West +9 3 £350 -
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 37 (59.68%) Flash
2 30 (48.39%) HTML
3 26 (41.94%) ActionScript 3.0
4 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
5 20 (32.26%) Adobe
5 20 (32.26%) ActionScript 2.0
6 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.03%) Photoshop
7 18 (29.03%) CSS
8 17 (27.42%) XML
9 16 (25.81%) HTML5
10 13 (20.97%) .NET
10 13 (20.97%) Java
11 12 (19.35%) C++
12 11 (17.74%) Windows
13 10 (16.13%) OO
13 10 (16.13%) C
13 10 (16.13%) C#
13 10 (16.13%) Games
13 10 (16.13%) Apache Flex
13 10 (16.13%) User Experience
14 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 9 (14.52%) Web Development
14 9 (14.52%) Cucumber
14 9 (14.52%) TDD
14 9 (14.52%) FTP
15 8 (12.90%) HTTP
15 8 (12.90%) MySQL
15 8 (12.90%) SQL
15 8 (12.90%) Scrum

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 6 (9.68%) Apache
1 6 (9.68%) CMS
2 5 (8.06%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) ColdFusion
3 3 (4.84%) ColdFusion MX
3 3 (4.84%) JRun
4 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) Confluence
4 2 (3.23%) Moodle
4 2 (3.23%) nginx
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) WordPress
5 1 (1.61%) Flash Media Server
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Photoshop
2 7 (11.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (6.45%) PaintShop Pro
4 2 (3.23%) 3ds Max
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.61%) Edge Animate
5 1 (1.61%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.61%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.61%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) GitHub
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) FTP
2 8 (12.90%) HTTP
3 5 (8.06%) DVB
3 5 (8.06%) Internet
4 3 (4.84%) SSL
5 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.61%) DB2
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Cucumber
2 7 (11.29%) Subversion
3 6 (9.68%) Maven
4 5 (8.06%) JIRA
5 4 (6.45%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.45%) LoadUI
5 4 (6.45%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Grunt
6 2 (3.23%) gulp
7 1 (1.61%) Ant
7 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.61%) Gradle
7 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (16.13%) Games
2 4 (6.45%) Back Office
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 42 (67.74%) Developer
2 9 (14.52%) ActionScript Developer
2 9 (14.52%) Designer
2 9 (14.52%) Flash Developer
3 5 (8.06%) Games Developer
3 5 (8.06%) HTML Developer
3 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Performance Tester
4 4 (6.45%) Tester
4 4 (6.45%) Visual Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) ColdFusion Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Flash Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.23%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.23%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) Flash
2 30 (48.39%) HTML
3 18 (29.03%) CSS
4 17 (27.42%) XML
5 16 (25.81%) HTML5
6 13 (20.97%) .NET
7 10 (16.13%) Apache Flex
8 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 8 (12.90%) JSON
10 7 (11.29%) Middleware
11 6 (9.68%) Node.js
11 6 (9.68%) Spring
11 6 (9.68%) XHTML
12 5 (8.06%) CSS3
12 5 (8.06%) XSD
13 4 (6.45%) Web Services
14 3 (4.84%) Ajax
14 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.84%) EDI
14 3 (4.84%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
3 5 (8.06%) Interactive TV
3 5 (8.06%) MPEG
3 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
4 4 (6.45%) Animation
4 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile Games
5 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.84%) Social Gaming
5 3 (4.84%) STB
6 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.23%) e-Learning
6 2 (3.23%) Online Games
6 2 (3.23%) SCORM
6 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
6 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.61%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Unix
3 4 (6.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) OO
3 9 (14.52%) TDD
3 9 (14.52%) Web Development
4 8 (12.90%) Scrum
5 6 (9.68%) MVC
6 5 (8.06%) Kanban
6 5 (8.06%) OOP
6 5 (8.06%) Pair Programming
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.45%) API Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (6.45%) Typography
7 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Web Design
7 4 (6.45%) Wireframes
8 3 (4.84%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) ActionScript 3.0
2 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.26%) ActionScript 2.0
4 13 (20.97%) Java
5 12 (19.35%) C++
6 10 (16.13%) C
6 10 (16.13%) C#
7 8 (12.90%) SQL
8 7 (11.29%) PHP
9 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
10 5 (8.06%) ANSI C
10 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
10 5 (8.06%) Ruby
11 2 (3.23%) BrightScript
11 2 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (3.23%) Lua
11 2 (3.23%) Perl
11 2 (3.23%) Python
11 2 (3.23%) VBScript
12 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Adobe
2 5 (8.06%) OpenTV
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Roku
3 2 (3.23%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (1.61%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.61%) Teradata
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