The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 102 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% - 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £268 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
ActionScript
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
664 696 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.71% 35.84% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 421 403
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 7
Median hourly rate £33.47 £29.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.39% +38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.60 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ActionScript
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

ActionScript Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Salford - 2 £419 -
ActionScript
North West

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Games
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) MHEG
3 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) OpenTV
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Interactive TV
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (33.33%) IPTV
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) Games Developer
2 3 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Games Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Flash
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Express
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Interactive TV
1 3 (50.00%) MHEG
2 2 (33.33%) IPTV
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) New Media
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) OpenTV