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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 £34.24
% change year-on-year
-75.55% +31.44%
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
555 524 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.21% 31.41% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 319 298
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 9
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -49.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £14.90 £16.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flash Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flex Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript