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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ActionScript
Rank 9 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.51% - 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £320 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
ActionScript
Staffordshire

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
30 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 73.17% 51.61% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 7
Average daily rate £325 £288 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Flash
4 9 (64.29%) N-Tier
4 9 (64.29%) High Availability
5 8 (57.14%) TypeScript
5 8 (57.14%) C#
6 7 (50.00%) HTML5
6 7 (50.00%) CSS3
7 6 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (42.86%) OO
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) Apache Flex
8 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
8 5 (35.71%) SOA
8 5 (35.71%) .NET
9 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
9 4 (28.57%) VB
9 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
9 4 (28.57%) C++
9 4 (28.57%) C
9 4 (28.57%) HTTP
9 4 (28.57%) Games
9 4 (28.57%) Streaming Video
10 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
10 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
11 2 (14.29%) Adobe
12 1 (7.14%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Flash Developer
4 4 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (28.57%) HTML Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Flash ActionScript Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) Flash
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Flex
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) N-Tier
2 4 (28.57%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) High Availability
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) TypeScript
3 6 (42.86%) ActionScript 3.0
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe