The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 3.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 3.0 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 168 - 137
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% - 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ActionScript 3.0
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
1405 1256 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 34.92% 32.10% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 796 546
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 35
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.00 £18.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ActionScript 3.0
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 3.0 across the North West region.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ActionScript 3.0
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 3.0 across the North West region.

ActionScript 3.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ActionScript 3.0
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 £310 -
Cheshire - 1 £340 -
ActionScript 3.0
England

ActionScript 3.0
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ActionScript 3.0 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript 3.0.

1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Flex
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ActionScript 3.0 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ActionScript 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Flash Media Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Flex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Flex
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript