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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 275 229 235
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +6
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 1 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.19% 0.034%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.029% 0.57% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
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£410 £235 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.46% -14.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £243 £375
% change year-on-year
+95.87% -35.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3506 2996 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.81% 32.80% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2226 1655 1616
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 113 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 31 August 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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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 -14 1 £410 -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (66.67%) cXML
3 4 (66.67%) TRADACOMS
4 2 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Flash
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Flash Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) cXML
3 2 (33.33%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) TRADACOMS
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Games
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Android Development
1 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript