The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank - 16 22
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 6.96% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 14.29% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ActionScript
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
68 77 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.19% 48.73% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 25
Median daily rate £310 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £420 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ActionScript
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Flash Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ActionScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Flash
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe