The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 397 358 363
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 15 31 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.35% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 41
Average daily rate £375 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £275 £286
% change year-on-year
+20.90% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9782 8774 10499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.43% 40.61% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7143 6354 7145
Average daily rate £425 £450 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 100 118
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £17.86 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £48.56 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
ActionScript 3.0
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 1 £225 -45.45% 4
Chiswick - - - -
ActionScript 3.0
England

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 65 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 48 (73.85%) HTML
3 46 (70.77%) Flash
4 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
4 34 (52.31%) HTML5
5 24 (36.92%) XML
6 19 (29.23%) CSS
6 19 (29.23%) Java
7 17 (26.15%) Apache Flex
8 15 (23.08%) Advertising
8 15 (23.08%) Adobe
8 15 (23.08%) CSS3
9 14 (21.54%) ActionScript 2.0
10 13 (20.00%) OO
10 13 (20.00%) Web Development
11 12 (18.46%) Project Management
11 12 (18.46%) Backbone.js
12 11 (16.92%) jQuery
13 10 (15.38%) Games
13 10 (15.38%) Scrum
13 10 (15.38%) Finance
14 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
14 8 (12.31%) TDD
14 8 (12.31%) Subversion
14 8 (12.31%) Marketing
14 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
15 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
15 7 (10.77%) Streaming Video
15 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
16 6 (9.23%) Degree

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (6.15%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) WordPress
2 2 (3.08%) Drupal
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
3 1 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.08%) Fireworks
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) SSL
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) FTP
4 1 (1.54%) HTTP
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) RFID
4 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Subversion
1 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) JUnit
3 3 (4.62%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) Flash Builder
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (23.08%) Advertising
2 10 (15.38%) Games
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
3 8 (12.31%) Marketing
4 5 (7.69%) Banking
5 4 (6.15%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (75.38%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Flash Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Flex Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Operations Manager
5 7 (10.77%) ActionScript Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Junior
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Operations Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Architect
10 1 (1.54%) Games Developer
10 1 (1.54%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) HTML
2 46 (70.77%) Flash
3 34 (52.31%) HTML5
4 24 (36.92%) XML
5 19 (29.23%) CSS
6 17 (26.15%) Apache Flex
7 15 (23.08%) CSS3
8 12 (18.46%) Backbone.js
9 11 (16.92%) jQuery
10 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
11 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
12 6 (9.23%) Symfony
12 6 (9.23%) SOAP
13 5 (7.69%) JDBC
13 5 (7.69%) Spring
13 5 (7.69%) Django
13 5 (7.69%) LESS
13 5 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (6.15%) Flask
14 4 (6.15%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Streaming Video
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Open Source
3 4 (6.15%) RIA
4 3 (4.62%) iPhone
4 3 (4.62%) Semantic Web
4 3 (4.62%) iPad
4 3 (4.62%) Social Gaming
5 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) W3C
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Animation
6 1 (1.54%) Online Games
6 1 (1.54%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) OO
1 13 (20.00%) Web Development
2 12 (18.46%) Project Management
3 10 (15.38%) Scrum
4 8 (12.31%) TDD
5 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) OOP
6 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.69%) MVC
7 5 (7.69%) SEO
7 5 (7.69%) Product Marketing
7 5 (7.69%) Kanban
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.15%) Game Development
9 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.62%) Content Management
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.62%) Analytics
10 2 (3.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.23%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) ActionScript 2.0
5 6 (9.23%) PHP
5 6 (9.23%) Python
6 5 (7.69%) SQL
7 4 (6.15%) Lua
7 4 (6.15%) C++
8 3 (4.62%) VBScript
9 2 (3.08%) C#
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Adobe
2 4 (6.15%) Facebook
2 4 (6.15%) Zend
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago