The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 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 over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 265 263 240
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 5 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.040% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.12% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £34.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 £34.24
% change year-on-year
-75.55% +31.44%
ActionScript
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
3269 3252 3053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.96% 32.77% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 1952 1725
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 116 106
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £20.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ActionScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ActionScript
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 across the South East region.

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ActionScript
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 across the South East region.

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -2 5 - - 1
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 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.

1 14 (66.67%) Flash
2 13 (61.90%) OO
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) ActionScript 2.0
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 8 (38.10%) ActionScript 3.0
5 8 (38.10%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (33.33%) Data Structures
6 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) OOP
6 7 (33.33%) Adobe
6 7 (33.33%) STB
7 6 (28.57%) Web Development
7 6 (28.57%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 6 (28.57%) PHP
7 6 (28.57%) C
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) CMS
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) MailChimp
10 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 3 (14.29%) Marketing
10 3 (14.29%) CSS3

ActionScript
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 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) ColdFusion
2 3 (14.29%) ColdFusion MX
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 3 (14.29%) JRun
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (9.52%) concrete5
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
3 2 (9.52%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) 3ds Max
1 2 (9.52%) Acrobat
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.52%) GIMP
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) FTP
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Grunt
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) ActionScript Developer
3 3 (14.29%) ColdFusion Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) EDI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Flash Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Flash
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (14.29%) Apache Flex
6 3 (14.29%) CakePHP
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) LAMP
6 3 (14.29%) PhoneGap
6 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 3 (14.29%) XHTML
7 2 (9.52%) D3.js
7 2 (9.52%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (9.52%) Marmalade SDK
7 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 7 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 7 (33.33%) STB
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) User Experience
5 1 (4.76%) Animation
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (28.57%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Content Management
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Android Development
6 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) ActionScript 2.0
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) ActionScript 3.0
3 6 (28.57%) C
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) PHP 4
5 3 (14.29%) PHP 5
6 2 (9.52%) Apple Swift
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 2 (9.52%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.52%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) SEEBURGER
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter