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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 558 559 556
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 48 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 50
Median daily rate £413 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £262 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
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
18629 19663 19372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.63% 38.96% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12887 13517 13390
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 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 501 398
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.12 £16.33 £16.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +21 32 £450 +28.57%
North West +10 6 £268 -
South East +25 5 £563 +73.07%
South West +12 5 £375 +66.66% 1
ActionScript
UK

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 34 (45.95%) XML
2 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (41.89%) Java
4 30 (40.54%) MVC
5 29 (39.19%) JSON
6 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 24 (32.43%) HTML
8 23 (31.08%) Flash
9 22 (29.73%) ActionScript 2.0
10 21 (28.38%) Scrum
10 21 (28.38%) Spring
11 20 (27.03%) XSLT
11 20 (27.03%) C#
11 20 (27.03%) C++
12 19 (25.68%) Oracle
13 18 (24.32%) Windows
13 18 (24.32%) Adobe
14 16 (21.62%) CSS
14 16 (21.62%) .NET
14 16 (21.62%) Cucumber
14 16 (21.62%) AngularJS
15 15 (20.27%) Apache Flex
16 14 (18.92%) Spring MVC
16 14 (18.92%) RESTful
16 14 (18.92%) BlazeDS
16 14 (18.92%) HTML5
16 14 (18.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (18.92%) J2EE
16 14 (18.92%) XSL
16 14 (18.92%) OO

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 (18.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (13.51%) Confluence
3 7 (9.46%) CMS
3 7 (9.46%) IIS
4 5 (6.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (2.70%) Moodle
5 2 (2.70%) nginx
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.46%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.70%) InDesign
3 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.35%) 3ds Max
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) GitHub
2 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (9.46%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (9.46%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (9.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) HTTP
2 8 (10.81%) Internet
3 7 (9.46%) DVB
3 7 (9.46%) FTP
3 7 (9.46%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.05%) SSL
5 2 (2.70%) NAS
5 2 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Cucumber
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (13.51%) JIRA
3 10 (13.51%) Subversion
4 7 (9.46%) Maven
5 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.70%) Grunt
6 2 (2.70%) gulp
6 2 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (18.92%) Games
2 6 (8.11%) Back Office
2 6 (8.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Developer
2 18 (24.32%) Architect
3 8 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (10.81%) Java Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Software Architect
5 6 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.41%) J2EE Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Java Software Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Designer
8 3 (4.05%) Games Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) XML
2 29 (39.19%) JSON
3 24 (32.43%) HTML
4 23 (31.08%) Flash
5 21 (28.38%) Spring
6 20 (27.03%) XSLT
7 16 (21.62%) .NET
7 16 (21.62%) AngularJS
7 16 (21.62%) CSS
8 15 (20.27%) Apache Flex
9 14 (18.92%) BlazeDS
9 14 (18.92%) Hibernate
9 14 (18.92%) HTML5
9 14 (18.92%) J2EE
9 14 (18.92%) RESTful
9 14 (18.92%) Spring MVC
9 14 (18.92%) XSL
10 12 (16.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 9 (12.16%) SOAP
12 8 (10.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Interactive TV
2 9 (12.16%) User Experience
3 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) Fat Client
3 7 (9.46%) MPEG
3 7 (9.46%) Thin Client
4 6 (8.11%) W3C
5 3 (4.05%) MHEG
5 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.70%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.70%) IPTV
6 2 (2.70%) SCORM
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.35%) Fintech
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.35%) New Media
7 1 (1.35%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (1.35%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.35%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.05%) Android
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) MVC
3 21 (28.38%) Scrum
4 14 (18.92%) OO
4 14 (18.92%) SOA
5 11 (14.86%) ArchiMate
5 11 (14.86%) OOA/OOD
5 11 (14.86%) Software Architecture
5 11 (14.86%) TDD
5 11 (14.86%) UML
6 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.16%) Kanban
6 9 (12.16%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
7 8 (10.81%) Front End Development
7 8 (10.81%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (10.81%) Physical Data Model
7 8 (10.81%) TOGAF
8 7 (9.46%) Automated Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) Java
2 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.73%) ActionScript 2.0
4 20 (27.03%) C#
4 20 (27.03%) C++
5 13 (17.57%) PL/SQL
5 13 (17.57%) SQL
6 11 (14.86%) Objective-C
7 8 (10.81%) ActionScript 3.0
7 8 (10.81%) PHP
8 7 (9.46%) ANSI C
8 7 (9.46%) Bash Shell
8 7 (9.46%) C
8 7 (9.46%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) PHP 4
9 2 (2.70%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.70%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.35%) BrightScript
10 1 (1.35%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.35%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
1 7 (9.46%) ISEB
1 7 (9.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) Adobe
3 11 (14.86%) Sybase
4 10 (13.51%) OpenTV
5 7 (9.46%) IBM
6 5 (6.76%) Apple
6 5 (6.76%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.70%) Axway
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.35%) Roku
8 1 (1.35%) Teradata