The table below looks at the statistics for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
UK
Rank 578 616 593
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 9 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.028% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.049% 0.073% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Median daily rate £540 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £339 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £423 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £275
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18214 19274 19278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.61% 38.56% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12437 13070 12914
Median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 513 417
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK.

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ActionScript 2.0
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
England +26 9 £540 +44.00%
London +18 7 £540 -
South East +14 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 19 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 10 (52.63%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) SOAP
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) JSON
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (36.84%) Docker
4 7 (36.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (36.84%) Swagger
5 6 (31.58%) FTP
6 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Flash
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
7 4 (21.05%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle
8 3 (15.79%) EDI
8 3 (15.79%) Middleware

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) InDesign
1 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) FTP
2 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
3 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) ISDN
4 1 (5.26%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Email Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Web Architect
4 2 (10.53%) XML Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) EDI Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP EDI Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Lead
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) XML
2 9 (47.37%) SOAP
3 7 (36.84%) JSON
3 7 (36.84%) REST
3 7 (36.84%) Swagger
4 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
4 4 (21.05%) Flash
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) EDI
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) Adobe AIR
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
6 2 (10.53%) cXML
6 2 (10.53%) ebXML
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.26%) JDBC
7 1 (5.26%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) B2B
4 2 (10.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Optimisation
4 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) ActionScript 3.0
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Axway
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) SEEBURGER