The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 401 394 395
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 7 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.082% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.072% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £268 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £405 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £32.58 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9680 10544 10342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.25% 43.42% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6904 7441 7128
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 102 162
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.20 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ActionScript 2.0
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 3 £338 +12.50%
Chiswick - - - -
ActionScript 2.0
England

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) FTP
3 5 (38.46%) Flash
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VB
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) ZaiNet
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (30.77%) Endur
4 4 (30.77%) ETRM
4 4 (30.77%) Aligne
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
5 3 (23.08%) Adobe
5 3 (23.08%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Perl

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) MTS
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) ZaiNet
1 4 (30.77%) Endur
1 4 (30.77%) Aligne
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) FTP
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) X.509
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) German Language
2 2 (15.38%) Italian Language
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
4 3 (23.08%) Designer
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.69%) EDI Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) EDI Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) EDI Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Flash Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Flash
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) FIXML
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) EDIFACT
5 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
1 2 (15.38%) SWIFT
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
1 4 (30.77%) ETRM
2 2 (15.38%) B2B
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VB
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) Radianz
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Axway
3 2 (15.38%) Tumbleweed
4 1 (7.69%) DoubleClick
4 1 (7.69%) SAP