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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank - 416 409
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.011% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
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
9474 9217 9297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.59% 41.57% 41.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7216 6709 6894
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 69 63
Median hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £19.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £52.19 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ActionScript 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 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 London region with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 7 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) LoadUI
2 4 (57.14%) API Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (14.29%) Final Cut Pro
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) LoadRunner
1 4 (57.14%) LoadUI
1 4 (57.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Flash Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (14.29%) Flash
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) API Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) DoubleClick
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle