The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 399 390 378
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 16 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 34
Average daily rate
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£250 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £260 £296
% change year-on-year
-13.46% -12.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActionScript 3.0
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
10162 10880 10567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.46% 43.30% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7313 7789 7371
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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 64 85 138
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.50 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.00 £57.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in London

ActionScript 3.0
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the London region.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in London

ActionScript 3.0
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Histogram in London

ActionScript 3.0
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the London region.

ActionScript 3.0 Hourly Rate Trend in London

ActionScript 3.0
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 3.0 within the London region over the 3 months to 23 September 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 +15 1 £200 -38.46% 4
ActionScript 3.0
England

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0.

1 37 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 28 (75.68%) Flash
3 22 (59.46%) HTML
4 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
5 18 (48.65%) HTML5
6 14 (37.84%) Photoshop
7 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 12 (32.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (32.43%) CSS3
9 10 (27.03%) Apache Flex
10 9 (24.32%) DoubleClick
10 9 (24.32%) MVC
11 8 (21.62%) Adobe
11 8 (21.62%) XML
11 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.62%) jQuery
11 8 (21.62%) User Experience
12 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (16.22%) TDD
13 6 (16.22%) Scrum
13 6 (16.22%) OO
13 6 (16.22%) ActionScript 2.0
13 6 (16.22%) Backbone.js
13 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
14 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (13.51%) Games
14 5 (13.51%) Subversion
15 4 (10.81%) OOP
15 4 (10.81%) Advertising
15 4 (10.81%) Kanban

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Photoshop
2 12 (32.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.41%) Maya
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Subversion
2 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Redmine
General
1 5 (13.51%) Games
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Designer
3 9 (24.32%) Flash Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Digital Designer
5 5 (13.51%) UI Programmer
5 5 (13.51%) Flex Developer
5 5 (13.51%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Flash Designer
8 2 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Programmer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Designer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Flash Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Multimedia Developer
9 1 (2.70%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (75.68%) Flash
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 18 (48.65%) HTML5
4 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 12 (32.43%) CSS3
6 10 (27.03%) Apache Flex
7 8 (21.62%) jQuery
7 8 (21.62%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) Backbone.js
8 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.81%) JSLint
10 3 (8.11%) SOAP
10 3 (8.11%) Web Services
11 2 (5.41%) PureMVC
11 2 (5.41%) Ajax
11 2 (5.41%) JSON
11 2 (5.41%) REST
11 2 (5.41%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.70%) Robotlegs
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile Games
4 2 (5.41%) Streaming Video
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
4 2 (5.41%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.70%) Animation
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) MVC
2 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) OO
5 4 (10.81%) Kanban
5 4 (10.81%) OOP
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.41%) Line Management
7 2 (5.41%) Android Development
7 2 (5.41%) Game Development
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.70%) Content Management
8 1 (2.70%) DRM
8 1 (2.70%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (8.11%) Lua
5 2 (5.41%) BrightScript
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) WAI
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) Section 508
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) DoubleClick
2 8 (21.62%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) Roku
4 1 (2.70%) Omniture
4 1 (2.70%) Facebook
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-250 Per Day
Posted: 25 days ago