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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript
England / London
Rank 388 398 388
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 14 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 20
Median daily rate £469 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £305 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £360 £285
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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
8757 9027 9156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.28% 42.10% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6547 6703 6782
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 46
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +46.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £18.76 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.50 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 29 (76.32%) MVC
2 24 (63.16%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) XML
2 24 (63.16%) JSON
3 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (42.11%) Spring
5 15 (39.47%) Adobe
6 14 (36.84%) SOA
6 14 (36.84%) XSL
6 14 (36.84%) XSLT
6 14 (36.84%) J2EE
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle
6 14 (36.84%) C++
6 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
6 14 (36.84%) Spring MVC
6 14 (36.84%) Apache Flex
6 14 (36.84%) RESTful
6 14 (36.84%) BlazeDS
6 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
6 14 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (34.21%) Objective-C
7 13 (34.21%) PL/SQL
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 12 (31.58%) .NET
8 12 (31.58%) C#
8 12 (31.58%) Scrum
8 12 (31.58%) Games
8 12 (31.58%) Confluence
8 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 12 (31.58%) Unity (Game Engine)

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 14 (36.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (31.58%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.26%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (2.63%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DVB
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Cucumber
2 12 (31.58%) JIRA
3 11 (28.95%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (31.58%) Games
2 8 (21.05%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Java Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Software Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.53%) J2EE Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Java Software Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.26%) J2EE Software Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (5.26%) SOA Architect
9 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) J2EE Technical Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior iOS Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) JSON
1 24 (63.16%) XML
2 16 (42.11%) Spring
3 14 (36.84%) Apache Flex
3 14 (36.84%) BlazeDS
3 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
3 14 (36.84%) J2EE
3 14 (36.84%) RESTful
3 14 (36.84%) Spring MVC
3 14 (36.84%) XSL
3 14 (36.84%) XSLT
4 12 (31.58%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 12 (31.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 8 (21.05%) REST
6 7 (18.42%) SOAP
6 7 (18.42%) Swagger
7 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
7 4 (10.53%) Flash
8 3 (7.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.26%) Interactive TV
2 2 (5.26%) MPEG
2 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) MVC
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) SOA
4 12 (31.58%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 11 (28.95%) ArchiMate
5 11 (28.95%) OO
5 11 (28.95%) OOA/OOD
5 11 (28.95%) Software Architecture
5 11 (28.95%) UML
6 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 8 (21.05%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (21.05%) Physical Data Model
7 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
8 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Coaching
9 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) Kanban
11 3 (7.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) C++
3 13 (34.21%) Objective-C
3 13 (34.21%) PL/SQL
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) ActionScript 2.0
6 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) Ruby
8 2 (5.26%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (5.26%) ANSI C
8 2 (5.26%) C
9 1 (2.63%) BrightScript
9 1 (2.63%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Adobe
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle
3 11 (28.95%) Sybase
4 7 (18.42%) IBM
5 2 (5.26%) OpenTV
6 1 (2.63%) Roku