The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 251 215 231
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +16
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 7 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate
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£370 £329 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.52% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £388 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £319
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3288 2919 2681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.43% 34.20% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1907 1578 1395
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 118 187
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.80 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Surrey -5 2 - - 1
Hampshire -25 2 £373 +13.69%
ActionScript 2.0
England

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0.

1 14 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 9 (64.29%) Flash
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) FTP
5 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) E-Learning
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Adobe
6 4 (28.57%) EFT
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) Fireworks
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
7 3 (21.43%) SCORM
7 3 (21.43%) WinForms
7 3 (21.43%) MVC

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Fireworks
1 3 (21.43%) PaintShop Pro
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) SSH
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Flash Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 3 (21.43%) Author
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Author
4 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Flash ActionScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
6 1 (7.14%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Flash
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) WinForms
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) XHTML
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) WPF
7 1 (7.14%) EDI
7 1 (7.14%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EFT
1 4 (28.57%) E-Learning
2 3 (21.43%) SCORM
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) MVVM
3 1 (7.14%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 4 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP