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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 605 583 540
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -43
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 28 52 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 39
Median daily rate £433 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £510 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £243
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +64.94%
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
20413 20393 18659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.35% 38.49% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14121 13894 12057
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 438 372
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -2 18 £490 +26.45% 6
East Midlands +3 6 £500 +207.69% 1
South West - 3 £350 - 1
South East +15 1 £275 -32.92%
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 32 (61.54%) Flash
2 29 (55.77%) HTML
3 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 19 (36.54%) Photoshop
5 17 (32.69%) XML
6 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (30.77%) ActionScript 3.0
7 15 (28.85%) ActionScript 2.0
7 15 (28.85%) HTML5
7 15 (28.85%) CSS
7 15 (28.85%) C++
7 15 (28.85%) Adobe
8 14 (26.92%) Java
9 13 (25.00%) Windows
10 12 (23.08%) Cucumber
11 11 (21.15%) C
11 11 (21.15%) .NET
11 11 (21.15%) Subversion
12 10 (19.23%) Degree
12 10 (19.23%) JSON
12 10 (19.23%) TDD
12 10 (19.23%) Scrum
12 10 (19.23%) C#
12 10 (19.23%) User Experience
13 9 (17.31%) GitHub
13 9 (17.31%) HTTP
13 9 (17.31%) MVC
13 9 (17.31%) Maven
14 8 (15.38%) Interactive TV
14 8 (15.38%) Web Development

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 5 (9.62%) CMS
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.85%) ColdFusion
3 2 (3.85%) ColdFusion MX
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) JRun
3 2 (3.85%) Moodle
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) WordPress
4 1 (1.92%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Photoshop
2 7 (13.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (13.46%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (3.85%) 3ds Max
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.92%) Edge Animate
4 1 (1.92%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (1.92%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.92%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.92%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) GitHub
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 8 (15.38%) DVB
3 6 (11.54%) FTP
4 4 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MySQL
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 11 (21.15%) Subversion
3 9 (17.31%) Maven
4 5 (9.62%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.85%) Grunt
5 2 (3.85%) gulp
6 1 (1.92%) Ant
6 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.92%) Gradle
6 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (13.46%) Games
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Interactive Media
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Designer
3 5 (9.62%) Flash Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Visual Designer
5 3 (5.77%) ActionScript Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Flash Designer
5 3 (5.77%) Games Developer
5 3 (5.77%) HTML Developer
5 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Designer
5 3 (5.77%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.85%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.85%) ColdFusion Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) Flash
2 29 (55.77%) HTML
3 17 (32.69%) XML
4 15 (28.85%) CSS
4 15 (28.85%) HTML5
5 11 (21.15%) .NET
6 10 (19.23%) JSON
7 8 (15.38%) Spring
7 8 (15.38%) XSD
8 7 (13.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 7 (13.46%) XHTML
9 5 (9.62%) Apache Flex
9 5 (9.62%) Node.js
10 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.77%) Ajax
11 3 (5.77%) Backbone.js
11 3 (5.77%) CSS3
11 3 (5.77%) LAMP
11 3 (5.77%) Middleware
11 3 (5.77%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) User Experience
2 8 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 8 (15.38%) Interactive TV
2 8 (15.38%) MPEG
2 8 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.69%) Animation
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Games
5 3 (5.77%) Social Gaming
6 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.85%) e-Learning
6 2 (3.85%) SCORM
6 2 (3.85%) Streaming Video
6 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.92%) DataPower
7 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.92%) iSeries
7 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.92%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Scrum
2 10 (19.23%) TDD
3 9 (17.31%) MVC
4 8 (15.38%) Kanban
4 8 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 8 (15.38%) Web Development
5 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
5 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.46%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.69%) Typography
7 4 (7.69%) Web Design
7 4 (7.69%) Wireframes
8 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.85%) DRM
9 2 (3.85%) OOP
9 2 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.77%) ActionScript 3.0
3 15 (28.85%) ActionScript 2.0
3 15 (28.85%) C++
4 14 (26.92%) Java
5 11 (21.15%) C
6 10 (19.23%) C#
7 8 (15.38%) ANSI C
7 8 (15.38%) PHP
8 6 (11.54%) Objective-C
9 5 (9.62%) Ruby
10 3 (5.77%) SQL
11 2 (3.85%) BrightScript
11 2 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (3.85%) Lua
11 2 (3.85%) Perl
11 2 (3.85%) Python
11 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.85%) VBScript
12 1 (1.92%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Adobe
2 8 (15.38%) OpenTV
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Roku
4 2 (3.85%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (1.92%) DoubleClick
5 1 (1.92%) Teradata
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