The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank - 147 131
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.082% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £340
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ActionScript 2.0
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1296 1190 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.38% 32.70% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 767 514
Median daily rate £388 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 23
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.25 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ActionScript 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the North West region.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the North West region.

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ActionScript 2.0
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 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 North West region with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
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%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript