The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 407 412 383
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 1 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.014% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.033% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Average daily rate - £375 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £385
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
ActionScript 2.0
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8932 9030 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.18% 42.58% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6625 6723 6325
Average daily rate £470 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 78
Average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.05 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in London

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the London region.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in London

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the London region.

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in London

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0.

1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Flash
3 5 (62.50%) Adobe
3 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 5 (62.50%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (50.00%) PureMVC
4 4 (50.00%) Robotlegs
4 4 (50.00%) Animation
4 4 (50.00%) Flash Games
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Games
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) DoubleClick
6 1 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Maven
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Flash Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Designer
4 2 (25.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
5 1 (12.50%) Email Designer
5 1 (12.50%) Flash Designer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Flash
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) PureMVC
2 4 (50.00%) Robotlegs
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Animation
1 4 (50.00%) Flash Games
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 5 (62.50%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) DoubleClick
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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