Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 577 559
Rank change year-on-year -27 -18 -33
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 25 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 35
London median daily rate £433 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.28% +39.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £195 £249 £225
90th Percentile £600 £558 £522
England median daily rate £350 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £30.00

ActionScript 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22856 20138 20409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.53% 44.65% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17317 15040 15215
London median daily rate £500 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £633 £638
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 116 139
London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.18 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.48% +36.95% -16.45%
10th Percentile £18.02 £16.07 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.55 £57.19 £50.43
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript in London

ActionScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript in London

ActionScript
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActionScript in London

ActionScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript in London

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the London 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
West London -17 2 £450 -8.16% 1
Central London -1 1 - -
East London -8 1 - -
ActionScript
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Back Office
2 11 (44.00%) Games
2 11 (44.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) JIRA
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Confluence
2 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) Flash
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 8 (32.00%) Objective-C
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 6 (24.00%) Ruby
8 5 (20.00%) Adobe
9 4 (16.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
9 4 (16.00%) Marketing
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) CMS
10 3 (12.00%) HTML5
10 3 (12.00%) CSS3
10 3 (12.00%) Robotlegs
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle

ActionScript
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (44.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.00%) Edge Animate
4 1 (4.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Endeca
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (44.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) WebObjects
General
1 11 (44.00%) Back Office
1 11 (44.00%) Games
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) German Language
4 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.00%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Flash Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Games Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Unity 3D Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Flash Games Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
1 10 (40.00%) Flash
2 8 (32.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) Robotlegs
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) DOM
5 2 (8.00%) J2SE
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) EDI
6 1 (4.00%) EDIFACT
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) XSL
6 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (4.00%) Social Gaming
1 1 (4.00%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) OO
3 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (12.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Memory Management
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) ArchiMate
5 1 (4.00%) Case Management
5 1 (4.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Game Development
5 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.00%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Order to Cash
5 1 (4.00%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C++
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) Objective-C
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) VBA
8 1 (4.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) ATG
3 2 (8.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase