The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank - 75 85
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.33% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 304 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.47% 32.79% 24.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 138 130
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.40 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £32.30 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ActionScript
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ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ActionScript
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing ActionScript 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.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing ActionScript 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft