The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 102 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.48% - 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.31% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate £330 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.24 - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
763 645 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.75% 37.81% 36.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 386 307
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 85
Average hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.40 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
ActionScript
South East

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript across the Hampshire region.

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript across the Hampshire region.

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 2 £333 - 1
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
ActionScript
South East

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing ActionScript also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript.

1 17 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 16 (94.12%) Flash
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (82.35%) XML
4 13 (76.47%) E-Learning
4 13 (76.47%) SCORM
4 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) Adobe
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
5 12 (70.59%) Client/Server
5 12 (70.59%) Dreamweaver
5 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
5 12 (70.59%) Adobe Captivate
5 12 (70.59%) Fireworks
6 11 (64.71%) PaintShop Pro
7 9 (52.94%) Time Management
8 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) C
9 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (11.76%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) OOP
10 2 (11.76%) OO
11 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (5.88%) Web Development

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing ActionScript also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Adobe Captivate
1 12 (70.59%) Fireworks
2 11 (64.71%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) XMLSpy
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) Flash Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Author
3 6 (35.29%) Technical Author
4 3 (17.65%) E-Learning Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ActionScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Flash
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) XML
3 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (5.88%) EDIFACT
4 1 (5.88%) OLE DB
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) EDI
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XSD
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) ODBC
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) E-Learning
1 13 (76.47%) SCORM
2 12 (70.59%) Client/Server
3 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Time Management
2 2 (11.76%) OOP
2 2 (11.76%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) SOA
3 1 (5.88%) B2B
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C
4 2 (11.76%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (5.88%) XPath
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Adobe
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle