The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript 3.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 17 April 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 Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank - 107 105
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 0 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.52% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £275 £286
% change year-on-year
+20.90% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
997 959 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.55% 41.25% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 501 375
Average daily rate £363 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 28
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £12.42 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £44.00 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
ActionScript 3.0
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ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ActionScript 3.0
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the Scotland region.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ActionScript 3.0
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the Scotland region.

ActionScript 3.0 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

ActionScript 3.0
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
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ActionScript 3.0
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ActionScript 3.0
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Stage3D
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Flash Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Stage3D
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe