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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 387 396 376
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 21 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 25
Average daily rate
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£288 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.29% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £474 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9680 10544 10342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.25% 43.42% 39.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6904 7441 7128
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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 65 102 162
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.20 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +25 5 - - 3
Chiswick - - - -
ActionScript 3.0
England

ActionScript 3.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 26 (72.22%) Flash
3 21 (58.33%) HTML
4 20 (55.56%) HTML5
5 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 15 (41.67%) CSS
7 14 (38.89%) CSS3
8 11 (30.56%) Photoshop
9 9 (25.00%) Adobe
9 9 (25.00%) OO
9 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (25.00%) DoubleClick
10 8 (22.22%) jQuery
10 8 (22.22%) Backbone.js
10 8 (22.22%) Apache Flex
11 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
11 7 (19.44%) XML
12 6 (16.67%) TDD
12 6 (16.67%) MVC
12 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 5 (13.89%) Scrum
13 5 (13.89%) Subversion
14 4 (11.11%) Advertising
14 4 (11.11%) Games
14 4 (11.11%) OOP
14 4 (11.11%) Web Services
14 4 (11.11%) JSLint
14 4 (11.11%) Kanban
15 3 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (8.33%) Analytics

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Photoshop
2 9 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.78%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Redmine
General
1 4 (11.11%) Advertising
1 4 (11.11%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Designer
3 8 (22.22%) Flash Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Digital Designer
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) UI Programmer
5 4 (11.11%) Flex Developer
5 4 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Flash Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Flash Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Multimedia Developer
7 1 (2.78%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) Flash
2 21 (58.33%) HTML
3 20 (55.56%) HTML5
4 15 (41.67%) CSS
5 14 (38.89%) CSS3
6 8 (22.22%) jQuery
6 8 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 8 (22.22%) Apache Flex
7 7 (19.44%) XML
8 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.11%) Web Services
9 4 (11.11%) JSLint
10 3 (8.33%) SOAP
10 3 (8.33%) XSLT
10 3 (8.33%) Ajax
11 2 (5.56%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.56%) Underscore.js
11 2 (5.56%) Adobe AIR
11 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Semantic Web
1 2 (5.56%) Animation
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) iPhone
2 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.78%) Streaming Video
2 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) OO
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.67%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Kanban
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) SEO
7 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.78%) Game Development
8 1 (2.78%) Information Architecture
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.78%) Android Development
8 1 (2.78%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) Content Management
8 1 (2.78%) B2B
8 1 (2.78%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.78%) Lua
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Section 508
1 1 (2.78%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
1 9 (25.00%) DoubleClick
2 1 (2.78%) Facebook
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