The first table below looks at the demand for ActionScript 2.0 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ActionScript 2.0 (AS2)
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
721 639 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.78% 32.55% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 335 395
Average daily rate £325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 27
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ActionScript 2.0
England

ActionScript 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

ActionScript 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ActionScript 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the West Midlands region.

ActionScript 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ActionScript 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 across the West Midlands region.

ActionScript 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ActionScript 2.0
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) DataPower
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) BMC

ActionScript 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ActionScript 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) BMC