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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.056% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £360 £280
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +28.57%
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
580 691 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.12% 39.02% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 417 369
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Games
3 5 (45.45%) ActionScript 2.0
4 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Axway
4 4 (36.36%) EDIFACT
4 4 (36.36%) JMS
4 4 (36.36%) FTP
4 4 (36.36%) HTTP
4 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JDBC
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) ODBC
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) Flash
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing

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 4 (36.36%) FTP
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Games
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (27.27%) Games Developer
2 3 (27.27%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (27.27%) HTML Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Games Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Product Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) EDIFACT
1 4 (36.36%) JDBC
1 4 (36.36%) JMS
1 4 (36.36%) ODBC
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Flash
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Express
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Interactive TV
1 3 (27.27%) MHEG
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) IPTV
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) New Media
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
1 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (9.09%) SSADM
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) ActionScript 2.0
3 4 (36.36%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Axway
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) OpenTV
3 2 (18.18%) SAP