Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ActionScript skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActionScript over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe ActionScript
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 237 278
Rank change year-on-year -4 +41 +21
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.044% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.092% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
City of London median daily rate £300 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +85.71% -56.25%
10th Percentile £275 £229 £113
90th Percentile £325 £408 £313
Central London median daily rate £300 £400 £175
% change year-on-year -25.00% +128.57% -52.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

ActionScript is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3262 3278 4959
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 50.60% 47.87% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2619 2768 4029
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £340 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £451 £450
% change year-on-year +10.99% +0.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 31
City of London median hourly rate £22.99 £22.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.19% -7.14% -11.89%
10th Percentile £13.31 £18.17 £17.50
90th Percentile £36.73 £58.00 £52.50
Central London median hourly rate £24.49 £22.50 £24.23
% change year-on-year +8.82% -7.14% -11.89%

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ActionScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript in the City of London

ActionScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ActionScript in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript in the City of London

ActionScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ActionScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Social Gaming
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Robotlegs
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) Apple

ActionScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) Robotlegs
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Google