The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 29 March 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)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 433 404
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.027% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.063% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £276 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

ActionScript 2.0 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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9001 9542 8902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 46.01% 42.51% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6687 7177 6436
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 52 46
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.00 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.16% +20.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £17.50 £19.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

ActionScript 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing ActionScript 2.0 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript 2.0 in London

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript 2.0 in London

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript 2.0 in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 7 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (100.00%) Swagger
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel

ActionScript 2.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Swagger
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Docker