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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 3.0 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 446 431 423
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 5 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.046% 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 11
Median daily rate £393 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £431 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £225
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +61.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
10103 10122 10089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.89% 42.73% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7530 7443 7126
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 73 64
Median hourly rate £34.57 £27.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.42% -18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.00 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £51.30 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ActionScript 3.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 1 £215 +71.31%
ActionScript 3.0
England

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for ActionScript 3.0.

1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 6 (75.00%) Flash
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
4 3 (37.50%) Adobe
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) DRM
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) Streaming Video
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Lua
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Edge Animate
1 1 (12.50%) InDesign
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Flash Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Flash
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe AIR
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (25.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (25.00%) DRM
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) BrightScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Lua
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Roku