The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 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 over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 410 393 391
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 16 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 17
Median daily rate £393 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £428 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-75.55% -
ActionScript
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
9458 9689 9711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.48% 42.15% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7208 7092 7077
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 83 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £18.00 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.00 £52.55 £146.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ActionScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in London

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in London

ActionScript
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript across the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

ActionScript Daily Rate Histogram in London

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in London

ActionScript
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +28 2 £363 +107.14%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 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.

1 18 (54.55%) Flash
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 11 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) C++
3 11 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (27.27%) XML
5 8 (24.24%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) Photoshop
5 8 (24.24%) CSS
5 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) HTML5
6 7 (21.21%) ActionScript 2.0
6 7 (21.21%) C
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) Adobe
6 7 (21.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 6 (18.18%) User Experience
7 6 (18.18%) Games
7 6 (18.18%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) Spring
8 5 (15.15%) Maven
8 5 (15.15%) Ruby
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) JSON
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) FTP
8 5 (15.15%) Objective-C

ActionScript
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Confluence
1 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Photoshop
2 6 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (6.06%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (3.03%) 3ds Max
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (3.03%) Edge Animate
4 1 (3.03%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
2 1 (3.03%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) FTP
2 4 (12.12%) DVB
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
3 2 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Cucumber
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 4 (12.12%) LoadRunner
3 4 (12.12%) LoadUI
3 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Gradle
5 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Interactive Media
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Designer
3 5 (15.15%) ActionScript Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Games Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Visual Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Flash Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Flash Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C++ Games Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Lead UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) Flash
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) HTML5
5 7 (21.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (18.18%) .NET
7 5 (15.15%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) Middleware
7 5 (15.15%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) XHTML
8 4 (12.12%) XSD
9 3 (9.09%) Node.js
9 3 (9.09%) Robotlegs
10 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
10 2 (6.06%) CSS3
10 2 (6.06%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.03%) JPA
11 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Animation
2 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.12%) Interactive TV
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.12%) MPEG
2 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.09%) Social Gaming
4 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.06%) Online Games
5 1 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.03%) DataPower
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.03%) iSeries
5 1 (3.03%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (3.03%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) MVC
2 5 (15.15%) TDD
3 4 (12.12%) API Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Kanban
3 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
3 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (12.12%) Scrum
3 4 (12.12%) Typography
3 4 (12.12%) Web Design
3 4 (12.12%) Web Development
3 4 (12.12%) Wireframes
4 3 (9.09%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.06%) OOD
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
1 11 (33.33%) C++
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) ActionScript 2.0
3 7 (21.21%) C
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
4 5 (15.15%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) ANSI C
5 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) BrightScript
6 1 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.03%) Lua
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Adobe
2 4 (12.12%) OpenTV
3 1 (3.03%) DoubleClick
3 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.03%) Roku
3 1 (3.03%) Teradata
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 7 days ago