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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank - 264 246
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.064% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £340
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3141 3232 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.20% 34.30% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1942 2019 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 85 104
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ActionScript 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (77.78%) Data Structures
2 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (66.67%) Flash
3 6 (66.67%) C
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) STB
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) SEEBURGER
6 2 (22.22%) FTP
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) EDI
6 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) Electronics
7 1 (11.11%) ERP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) ActionScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) EDI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Flash Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (22.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
1 7 (77.78%) Data Structures
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (55.56%) STB
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 7 (77.78%) ActionScript 3.0
3 6 (66.67%) C
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) SEEBURGER