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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript
UK / England
Rank 545 559 557
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 34 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 24
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £314 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £360 £280
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
16942 18125 17854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.53% 38.63% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11749 12421 11896
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 458 390
Median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £18.70 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +8 15 £488 +8.33% 3
South West - 11 £413 -
North West +27 6 £350 +11.11% 2
South East +4 2 - -
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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%) XML
2 28 (40.00%) XSLT
2 28 (40.00%) C#
2 28 (40.00%) Java
2 28 (40.00%) MVC
3 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.71%) .NET
4 24 (34.29%) JSON
5 23 (32.86%) Windows
6 22 (31.43%) Flash
7 21 (30.00%) HTML
8 20 (28.57%) Oracle
8 20 (28.57%) ActionScript 2.0
9 19 (27.14%) CSS
10 16 (22.86%) Internet
10 16 (22.86%) C++
10 16 (22.86%) Content Management
10 16 (22.86%) Spring
10 16 (22.86%) Games
10 16 (22.86%) User Experience
11 15 (21.43%) jQuery
11 15 (21.43%) Scrum
11 15 (21.43%) Ajax
11 15 (21.43%) J2EE
11 15 (21.43%) Adobe
12 14 (20.00%) SOA
12 14 (20.00%) Apple
12 14 (20.00%) W3C
12 14 (20.00%) IIS

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%) CMS
1 14 (20.00%) IIS
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 14 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (15.71%) Confluence
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (1.43%) 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 2 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) Internet
2 8 (11.43%) FTP
2 8 (11.43%) HTTP
2 8 (11.43%) HTTPS
3 7 (10.00%) SSL
4 2 (2.86%) DVB
4 2 (2.86%) NAS
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (18.57%) Cucumber
3 11 (15.71%) JIRA
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.29%) Subversion
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (22.86%) Games
2 14 (20.00%) Finance
3 7 (10.00%) Back Office
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Architect
3 12 (17.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (17.14%) Sitecore Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Java Architect
5 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Software Architect
6 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.71%) J2EE Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Java Software Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (4.29%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.86%) XML
2 28 (40.00%) XSLT
3 25 (35.71%) .NET
4 24 (34.29%) JSON
5 22 (31.43%) Flash
6 21 (30.00%) HTML
7 19 (27.14%) CSS
8 16 (22.86%) Spring
9 15 (21.43%) Ajax
9 15 (21.43%) J2EE
9 15 (21.43%) jQuery
10 14 (20.00%) Apache Flex
10 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (20.00%) BlazeDS
10 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 14 (20.00%) RESTful
10 14 (20.00%) Sass
10 14 (20.00%) Spring MVC
10 14 (20.00%) XSL
11 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) User Experience
2 14 (20.00%) W3C
3 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.14%) Interactive TV
5 3 (4.29%) MHEG
6 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.86%) IPTV
6 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.86%) MPEG
6 2 (2.86%) RIA
6 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.43%) New Media
7 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Unix
3 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) MVC
2 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) Content Management
4 15 (21.43%) Scrum
5 14 (20.00%) SOA
5 14 (20.00%) Web Development
6 12 (17.14%) Front End Development
6 12 (17.14%) OO
6 12 (17.14%) Unit Testing
7 11 (15.71%) ArchiMate
7 11 (15.71%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (15.71%) Software Architecture
7 11 (15.71%) UML
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%) TOGAF
10 7 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) C#
1 28 (40.00%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.57%) ActionScript 2.0
4 16 (22.86%) C++
5 14 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 14 (20.00%) SQL
6 12 (17.14%) Objective-C
7 8 (11.43%) ActionScript 3.0
8 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (10.00%) Ruby
9 4 (5.71%) PHP
10 2 (2.86%) ANSI C
10 2 (2.86%) C
11 1 (1.43%) BrightScript
11 1 (1.43%) Lua
11 1 (1.43%) PHP 4
11 1 (1.43%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.43%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) ISEB
1 7 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 15 (21.43%) Adobe
3 14 (20.00%) Apple
3 14 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 11 (15.71%) IBM
4 11 (15.71%) Sybase
5 6 (8.57%) Axway
6 5 (7.14%) OpenTV
7 2 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (1.43%) Roku
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