Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 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 > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 223 238
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -37
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.035% 0.058% 0.047%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
North West median daily rate - £413 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.12% +13.33%
England median daily rate £350 £414 £375
% change year-on-year -15.41% +10.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West 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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2176 2531 2694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.04% 36.50% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1490 1740 1680
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £526 £500 £526
England median daily rate £455 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 60 95
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £29.01 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.87% -22.63% +31.87%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.15 £16.75
90th Percentile £51.71 £42.63 £52.47
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +23.33%

ActionScript
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ActionScript as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript in the North West

ActionScript
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript in the North West

ActionScript
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript in the North West

ActionScript
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActionScript within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 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
Manchester +9 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
ActionScript
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North West region with a requirement for ActionScript.

1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) IBM

ActionScript
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Sterling