The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 7 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.67% 2.44% 9.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 7.69% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£325 - £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16 13 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 53.33% 31.71% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 59
Average daily rate £320 £305 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £367 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

ActionScript
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

ActionScript Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

ActionScript
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

ActionScript Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

ActionScript
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe AIR
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe

ActionScript
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe AIR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe