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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
UK
Rank 589 608 612
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 7 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.031% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.082% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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
18435 19562 19529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.66% 38.24% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12704 13283 12866
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 482 415
Median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £18.05 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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
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 5 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 21 February 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 +20 7 £350 -6.66% 1
North West +27 5 £350 +12.00%
Manchester +17 5 £350 +12.90%
South East +10 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -

ActionScript 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 20 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 13 (65.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) FTP
4 8 (40.00%) HTTPS
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) JSON
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (35.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (35.00%) REST
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (35.00%) Docker
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (35.00%) Swagger
6 6 (30.00%) Axway
6 6 (30.00%) HTTP
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) SSL
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) EDIFACT
8 4 (20.00%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InDesign
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) FTP
1 8 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (30.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Integration Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Product Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Web Architect
4 2 (10.00%) XML Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Email Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Lead
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
3 7 (35.00%) REST
3 7 (35.00%) Swagger
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (20.00%) EDIFACT
4 4 (20.00%) JDBC
4 4 (20.00%) JMS
4 4 (20.00%) ODBC
5 2 (10.00%) cXML
5 2 (10.00%) ebXML
5 2 (10.00%) EDI
5 2 (10.00%) Flash
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) B2B
5 2 (10.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Optimisation
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.00%) SSADM
6 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 7 (35.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Axway
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe