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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 402 388 383
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 1 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.031% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.075% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate
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£310 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.82% -23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £335 £188
% change year-on-year
+19.40% +78.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
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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
9218 9303 8988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.59% 41.11% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6710 6896 6501
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 119
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Endur
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) ETRM
2 2 (50.00%) ZaiNet
2 2 (50.00%) Aligne
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) DoubleClick
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Endur
1 2 (50.00%) ZaiNet
1 2 (50.00%) Aligne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Flash Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) ETRM
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) DoubleClick