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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 419 394 381
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 12 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.32% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 19
Median daily rate £445 £369 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £125 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £432 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
9631 10005 9562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.47% 42.39% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7241 7331 6902
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 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 92 65
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.85 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.73% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.49 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +33 3 £325 +85.71%
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 20 (55.56%) Flash
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 13 (36.11%) ActionScript 3.0
4 12 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) C++
5 11 (30.56%) XML
6 10 (27.78%) Photoshop
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (22.22%) C
8 8 (22.22%) C#
8 8 (22.22%) CSS
8 8 (22.22%) HTML5
9 7 (19.44%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (19.44%) TDD
9 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 7 (19.44%) JSON
9 7 (19.44%) Adobe
9 7 (19.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (19.44%) User Experience
10 6 (16.67%) MVC
10 6 (16.67%) Games
10 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (16.67%) .NET
10 6 (16.67%) Spring
10 6 (16.67%) Maven
11 5 (13.89%) Interactive TV
11 5 (13.89%) Pair Programming
11 5 (13.89%) Ruby

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 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Photoshop
2 6 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (11.11%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (2.78%) 3ds Max
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (2.78%) Edge Animate
4 1 (2.78%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
2 1 (2.78%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) DVB
1 5 (13.89%) FTP
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
3 4 (11.11%) LoadUI
3 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.78%) Gradle
5 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Designer
3 5 (13.89%) ActionScript Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Games Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Flash Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Visual Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Flash Designer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C++ Games Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Designer
7 1 (2.78%) EDI Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) Flash
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) XML
4 8 (22.22%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) HTML5
5 7 (19.44%) JSON
5 7 (19.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) Spring
7 5 (13.89%) Middleware
7 5 (13.89%) XSD
8 4 (11.11%) Node.js
8 4 (11.11%) XHTML
9 3 (8.33%) Robotlegs
10 2 (5.56%) Apache Flex
10 2 (5.56%) CSS3
10 2 (5.56%) REST
10 2 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (2.78%) Adobe AIR
11 1 (2.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.89%) Interactive TV
2 5 (13.89%) MPEG
2 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.11%) Animation
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Social Gaming
5 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.56%) Online Games
5 2 (5.56%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.78%) DataPower
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Fintech
6 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.78%) iSeries
6 1 (2.78%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.78%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Kanban
4 5 (13.89%) Pair Programming
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) API Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (11.11%) Typography
5 4 (11.11%) Web Design
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 4 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) DRM
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) ActionScript 3.0
2 12 (33.33%) C++
2 12 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) C
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) ActionScript 2.0
6 5 (13.89%) ANSI C
6 5 (13.89%) Objective-C
6 5 (13.89%) Ruby
6 5 (13.89%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) BrightScript
8 2 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (5.56%) Lua
8 2 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (5.56%) VBScript
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe
2 5 (13.89%) OpenTV
3 2 (5.56%) Roku
4 1 (2.78%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) Teradata
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