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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 426 417 419
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 2 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.037% 0.060%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.019% 0.089% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +13.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £238 £338
% change year-on-year
+72.63% -29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10328 10129 11006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.88% 41.63% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7633 7146 7842
Average daily rate £450 £425 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £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 72 64 84
Average hourly rate £27.78 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £55.62 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Games
1 2 (100.00%) PureMVC
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) Robotlegs

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) PureMVC
1 2 (100.00%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
1 2 (100.00%) Flash Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe