The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South East 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 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 241 232 237
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.14% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2940 2908 3047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.93% 34.30% 30.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1615 1484 1516
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 151 191
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.50 £21.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ActionScript 2.0
England

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
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 31 July 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
Hampshire -10 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
ActionScript 2.0
England

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 12 (92.31%) Flash
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 9 (69.23%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 7 (53.85%) XML
6 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 6 (46.15%) Adobe
7 6 (46.15%) E-Learning
7 6 (46.15%) SCORM
7 6 (46.15%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
7 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
8 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
8 5 (38.46%) Time Management
8 5 (38.46%) Fireworks
8 5 (38.46%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
9 4 (30.77%) .NET
9 4 (30.77%) C#
9 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) PaintShop Pro
10 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
10 3 (23.08%) MVC
10 3 (23.08%) WinForms
10 3 (23.08%) C
10 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Adobe Captivate
2 5 (38.46%) Fireworks
3 4 (30.77%) PaintShop Pro
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (7.69%) XMLSpy
2 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Flash Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Author
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Author
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ActionScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.69%) E-Learning Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Flash
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Silverlight
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) XHTML
8 1 (7.69%) EDI
8 1 (7.69%) OLE DB
8 1 (7.69%) EDIFACT
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) WPF
8 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) E-Learning
1 6 (46.15%) SCORM
2 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) B2B
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle