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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 593 571 511
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -60
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 24 38 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.077% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.20% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 40
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £200 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.55% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -14.28%
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
19044 18583 18291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.78% 37.78% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13289 12453 12238
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 389 440
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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 May 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 15 £400 +11.11% 4
South East -6 4 - -
East Midlands +17 2 - - 1
South West -3 1 £375 -11.76%
West Midlands -4 1 - -
North West -11 1 £340 -15.00%
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 52 (70.27%) Flash
2 40 (54.05%) HTML
3 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 37 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 29 (39.19%) CSS
6 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (33.78%) ActionScript 2.0
8 24 (32.43%) Adobe
9 22 (29.73%) Photoshop
10 20 (27.03%) HTML5
11 17 (22.97%) OO
12 16 (21.62%) Apache Flex
12 16 (21.62%) XML
12 16 (21.62%) Java
12 16 (21.62%) C
12 16 (21.62%) HTTP
13 14 (18.92%) C++
14 13 (17.57%) .NET
14 13 (17.57%) Web Development
14 13 (17.57%) Games
15 12 (16.22%) N-Tier
15 12 (16.22%) High Availability
15 12 (16.22%) Performance Testing
16 10 (13.51%) CSS3
16 10 (13.51%) SOA
16 10 (13.51%) Scrum
16 10 (13.51%) TDD
17 9 (12.16%) MySQL
17 9 (12.16%) C#
17 9 (12.16%) PHP

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 (8.11%) CMS
2 5 (6.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.05%) ColdFusion
3 3 (4.05%) ColdFusion MX
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) JRun
3 3 (4.05%) Node.js
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.70%) concrete5
4 2 (2.70%) Confluence
4 2 (2.70%) Drupal
4 2 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (2.70%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.70%) WordPress
5 1 (1.35%) Flash Media Server
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.70%) 3ds Max
4 2 (2.70%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (2.70%) GIMP
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.35%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (1.35%) Edge Animate
5 1 (1.35%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (1.35%) MS Project
5 1 (1.35%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) WebTrends
2 2 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) GitHub
1 2 (2.70%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) HTTP
2 7 (9.46%) FTP
3 5 (6.76%) DVB
4 4 (5.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) Firewall
5 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.35%) Skype
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) MySQL
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Cucumber
2 7 (9.46%) Maven
3 5 (6.76%) JIRA
3 5 (6.76%) Subversion
4 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.41%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.41%) LoadUI
4 4 (5.41%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) Grunt
6 1 (1.35%) Ant
6 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.35%) Gradle
6 1 (1.35%) gulp
6 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 13 (17.57%) Games
2 4 (5.41%) Back Office
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 57 (77.03%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Flash Developer
3 16 (21.62%) ActionScript Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (10.81%) Designer
5 8 (10.81%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 8 (10.81%) HTML Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Games Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.41%) Performance Tester
8 4 (5.41%) Tester
8 4 (5.41%) Visual Designer
8 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.05%) ColdFusion Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Flash Designer
10 2 (2.70%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (70.27%) Flash
2 40 (54.05%) HTML
3 29 (39.19%) CSS
4 20 (27.03%) HTML5
5 16 (21.62%) Apache Flex
5 16 (21.62%) XML
6 13 (17.57%) .NET
7 10 (13.51%) CSS3
8 8 (10.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (9.46%) JSON
10 6 (8.11%) jQuery
10 6 (8.11%) Spring
10 6 (8.11%) Web Services
11 5 (6.76%) Middleware
11 5 (6.76%) XSD
12 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
12 4 (5.41%) Robotlegs
12 4 (5.41%) XHTML
13 3 (4.05%) JSP
13 3 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) N-Tier
2 9 (12.16%) User Experience
3 8 (10.81%) Data Structures
3 8 (10.81%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.46%) STB
5 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.76%) Animation
6 5 (6.76%) Fat Client
6 5 (6.76%) Interactive TV
6 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.76%) Mobile Games
6 5 (6.76%) MPEG
6 5 (6.76%) Thin Client
7 3 (4.05%) Online Games
7 3 (4.05%) Social Gaming
8 2 (2.70%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.35%) PKI
9 1 (1.35%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.11%) Unix
3 5 (6.76%) Android
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) CentOS
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.97%) OO
3 13 (17.57%) Web Development
4 12 (16.22%) High Availability
4 12 (16.22%) Performance Testing
5 10 (13.51%) Scrum
5 10 (13.51%) SOA
5 10 (13.51%) TDD
6 9 (12.16%) OOP
7 8 (10.81%) MVC
8 7 (9.46%) Front End Development
9 6 (8.11%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.76%) Kanban
10 5 (6.76%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.76%) Typography
10 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.76%) Web Design
11 4 (5.41%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 37 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 25 (33.78%) ActionScript 2.0
4 16 (21.62%) C
4 16 (21.62%) Java
5 14 (18.92%) C++
6 9 (12.16%) C#
6 9 (12.16%) PHP
6 9 (12.16%) SQL
7 6 (8.11%) Objective-C
7 6 (8.11%) Ruby
7 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.76%) ANSI C
9 4 (5.41%) VB
10 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.05%) Python
11 2 (2.70%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.70%) Perl
11 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.35%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Adobe
2 5 (6.76%) OpenTV
3 2 (2.70%) SEEBURGER
3 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.70%) Zend
4 1 (1.35%) DoubleClick
4 1 (1.35%) Facebook
4 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) PubNub
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