Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ActionScript 2.0 over the 6 months to 24 November 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 2.0 (AS2)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 833 851
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 -53
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 14 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.035% 0.056% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 7
England median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £313 £228 £255
90th Percentile £538 £593 £419
UK median daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK median hourly rate - - £30.00

ActionScript 2.0 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39942 39529 40557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.13% 40.53% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28155 27378 27763
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £638 £594 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 747 822 957
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.56 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%

ActionScript 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ActionScript 2.0 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript 2.0 in England

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript 2.0 in England

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActionScript 2.0 in England

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript 2.0 in England

ActionScript 2.0
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +14 12 £350 -39.13%
North of England +57 1 - -
London -20 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
ActionScript 2.0
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 14 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 12 (85.71%) EDI
2 12 (85.71%) IBM
3 11 (78.57%) B2B
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) RosettaNet
4 10 (71.43%) XML
4 10 (71.43%) SMTP
4 10 (71.43%) FTP
4 10 (71.43%) HTTP
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
5 9 (64.29%) SSL
5 9 (64.29%) EAI
5 9 (64.29%) ebXML
5 9 (64.29%) webMethods
5 9 (64.29%) XML Schema
5 9 (64.29%) Internet
5 9 (64.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (64.29%) cXML
5 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
5 9 (64.29%) DataPower
5 9 (64.29%) High Availability
5 9 (64.29%) ActionScript 3.0
5 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (64.29%) API Development
5 9 (64.29%) Data Security
6 4 (28.57%) EDIFACT
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) SOA
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript

ActionScript 2.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Bluemix
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) FTP
1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
1 10 (71.43%) SMTP
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 9 (64.29%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) German Language
1 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
1 1 (7.14%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Chief Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Chief Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) EAI Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) EDI
2 10 (71.43%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) cXML
3 9 (64.29%) ebXML
3 9 (64.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (64.29%) XML Schema
4 4 (28.57%) EDIFACT
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) JMS
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) DataPower
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) B2B
2 9 (64.29%) API Development
2 9 (64.29%) Data Security
2 9 (64.29%) EAI
2 9 (64.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) IBM
2 9 (64.29%) webMethods
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM Sterling