The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 134 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.031% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.079% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £225 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1130 1271 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.46% 39.82% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 853 763
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 60 83
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £34.00 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript across the South West region.

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ActionScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript across the South West region.

ActionScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Wiltshire - 5 £375 -
ActionScript
England

ActionScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 7 (87.50%) Sass
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
4 5 (62.50%) Content Management
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) Web Development
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (62.50%) Sitecore
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Apple
4 5 (62.50%) W3C
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) Flash
4 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (25.00%) SCORM
5 2 (25.00%) nginx
5 2 (25.00%) Moodle

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (87.50%) CMS
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Moodle
3 2 (25.00%) nginx
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) 3ds Max
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Sass
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Flash
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) Meteor
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) W3C
3 2 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (25.00%) SCORM
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
1 5 (62.50%) Sitecore
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft