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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 250 228 234
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 4 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
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£425 £328 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% +74.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
3082 2913 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.03% 32.53% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1642 1365
Average daily rate £350 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 107 201
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.59 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £425 +112.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 - 1
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ActionScript 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.

1 6 (75.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 4 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 4 (50.00%) Flash
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) FTP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (25.00%) cXML
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) EFT
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing ActionScript 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Flash Developer
3 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Learning Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ActionScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) cXML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) JSLint
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (12.50%) EFT
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Games
3 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) TDD
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kanban
1 1 (12.50%) Android Development
1 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 4 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
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