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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 608 564 523
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -41
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 17 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.088% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 40
Median daily rate £371 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £183 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £425 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
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
19293 19598 18151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.18% 38.53% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13434 13342 11961
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 397 397
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -16 12 £393 +4.66% 3
East Midlands +6 2 - -
South East -6 2 - - 1
South West -3 1 £350 -
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 45 (67.16%) Flash
2 34 (50.75%) HTML
3 32 (47.76%) ActionScript 3.0
4 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
5 24 (35.82%) ActionScript 2.0
6 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (31.34%) Photoshop
7 21 (31.34%) CSS
7 21 (31.34%) Adobe
8 17 (25.37%) HTML5
9 16 (23.88%) OO
10 15 (22.39%) C
11 13 (19.40%) C++
11 13 (19.40%) XML
11 13 (19.40%) Apache Flex
12 12 (17.91%) Java
12 12 (17.91%) Games
13 11 (16.42%) .NET
14 10 (14.93%) C#
14 10 (14.93%) HTTP
14 10 (14.93%) Web Development
15 9 (13.43%) User Experience
15 9 (13.43%) Data Structures
16 8 (11.94%) Performance Testing
16 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
16 8 (11.94%) Embedded Systems
16 8 (11.94%) High Availability
16 8 (11.94%) OOP
16 8 (11.94%) N-Tier
16 8 (11.94%) MySQL

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 4 (5.97%) Apache
1 4 (5.97%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.48%) ColdFusion MX
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) JRun
3 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Flash Media Server
4 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.99%) 3ds Max
3 2 (2.99%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.49%) Edge Animate
4 1 (1.49%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.49%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.49%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) GitHub
2 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) HTTP
2 7 (10.45%) FTP
3 4 (5.97%) DVB
3 4 (5.97%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.49%) DB2
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 5 (7.46%) Maven
2 5 (7.46%) Subversion
3 4 (5.97%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.97%) LoadUI
3 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.49%) Ant
4 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Gradle
4 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.91%) Games
2 4 (5.97%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) ActionScript Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Flash Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Designer
5 8 (11.94%) HTML Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Flash ActionScript Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Games Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.97%) Performance Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Visual Designer
9 3 (4.48%) ColdFusion Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Flash Designer
9 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.99%) C Developer
10 2 (2.99%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.99%) C++/C# Developer
10 2 (2.99%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) Flash
2 34 (50.75%) HTML
3 21 (31.34%) CSS
4 17 (25.37%) HTML5
5 13 (19.40%) Apache Flex
5 13 (19.40%) XML
6 11 (16.42%) .NET
7 7 (10.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 6 (8.96%) JSON
9 5 (7.46%) CSS3
9 5 (7.46%) Middleware
9 5 (7.46%) Spring
10 4 (5.97%) Web Services
10 4 (5.97%) XHTML
10 4 (5.97%) XSD
11 3 (4.48%) Ajax
11 3 (4.48%) EDI
11 3 (4.48%) Node.js
11 3 (4.48%) Robotlegs
12 2 (2.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Data Structures
1 9 (13.43%) User Experience
2 8 (11.94%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (11.94%) N-Tier
3 7 (10.45%) Algorithms
3 7 (10.45%) STB
4 6 (8.96%) Mobile Games
5 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.97%) Animation
6 4 (5.97%) Fat Client
6 4 (5.97%) Interactive TV
6 4 (5.97%) MPEG
6 4 (5.97%) Thin Client
7 3 (4.48%) Social Gaming
8 2 (2.99%) Online Games
9 1 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.49%) DataPower
9 1 (1.49%) iSeries
9 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) OO
3 10 (14.93%) Web Development
4 8 (11.94%) High Availability
4 8 (11.94%) OOP
4 8 (11.94%) Performance Testing
5 7 (10.45%) TDD
6 6 (8.96%) Scrum
6 6 (8.96%) SOA
7 5 (7.46%) MVC
8 4 (5.97%) API Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Kanban
8 4 (5.97%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Pair Programming
8 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (5.97%) Typography
8 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Web Design
8 4 (5.97%) Wireframes
9 3 (4.48%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) ActionScript 3.0
2 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.82%) ActionScript 2.0
4 15 (22.39%) C
5 13 (19.40%) C++
6 12 (17.91%) Java
7 10 (14.93%) C#
8 8 (11.94%) SQL
9 7 (10.45%) PHP
10 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
11 5 (7.46%) Objective-C
11 5 (7.46%) Ruby
12 4 (5.97%) ANSI C
13 2 (2.99%) Perl
13 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
13 2 (2.99%) VB
14 1 (1.49%) BrightScript
14 1 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (1.49%) Python
14 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Adobe
2 4 (5.97%) OpenTV
3 2 (2.99%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (1.49%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.49%) Roku
4 1 (1.49%) Teradata
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