The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 3.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 3.0 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript 3.0 (AS3)
Rank 18 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 8 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.71% - 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% - 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £320 - £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
ActionScript 3.0
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 36 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.86% 39.13% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 39
Average daily rate £338 £303 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% +5.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

ActionScript 3.0
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 3.0 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ActionScript 3.0
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 across the Staffordshire region.

ActionScript 3.0 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ActionScript 3.0
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 3.0 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £320 - 1
ActionScript 3.0
West Midlands

ActionScript 3.0
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (100.00%) Flash
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) N-Tier
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Flex
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) High Availability
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) HTTP
3 7 (77.78%) Photoshop
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching

ActionScript 3.0
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing ActionScript 3.0 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 3.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Flash Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ActionScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Flash
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Flex
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) High Availability
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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