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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 401 412 395
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 14 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £268 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.84% -25.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -10.00%
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
10176 9960 11003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7508 7025 7841
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 +5 2 £126 -37.25%
ActionScript 3.0
England

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 14 (70.00%) Flash
2 14 (70.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) PureMVC
5 8 (40.00%) Apache Flex
6 7 (35.00%) Robotlegs
7 6 (30.00%) Parsley
7 6 (30.00%) HTML5
7 6 (30.00%) Ruby
7 6 (30.00%) FlexUnit
8 5 (25.00%) Marketing
9 4 (20.00%) Animation
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Games
10 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (15.00%) Adobe
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Kanban
10 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
11 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand
11 2 (10.00%) Online Games
11 2 (10.00%) Git (software)

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) FlexUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Flash Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Flex Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Designer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ActionScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Games Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
1 14 (70.00%) Flash
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) PureMVC
3 8 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 7 (35.00%) Robotlegs
5 6 (30.00%) Parsley
5 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (5.00%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Animation
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Online Games
3 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Flash Games
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (5.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) MVC
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.00%) Kanban
2 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Game Development
4 1 (5.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Lua
4 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (5.00%) BrightScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) DoubleClick
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