Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 377 393
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16 -18
Contract jobs citing ActionScript 2.0 12 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.071% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.034% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
South East median daily rate £350 £575 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +40.24% +33.88%
10th Percentile £313 £535 £381
90th Percentile £538 £605 £423
England median daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £30.00
England 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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5923 5865 6743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.20% 35.24% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3668 3576 4184
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 220 252
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.49 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.13 £53.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

ActionScript 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ActionScript 2.0 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ActionScript 2.0 in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ActionScript 2.0 in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for ActionScript 2.0 in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ActionScript 2.0 in the South East

ActionScript 2.0
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Thames Valley +3 11 £350 -39.13%
Buckinghamshire -15 9 £325 -43.48%
Oxfordshire - 2 £525 -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
ActionScript 2.0
England

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 South East region with a requirement for ActionScript 2.0.

1 12 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 11 (91.67%) RosettaNet
3 10 (83.33%) SMTP
3 10 (83.33%) HTTP
3 10 (83.33%) EDI
4 9 (75.00%) EAI
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) XML
4 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
4 9 (75.00%) B2B
4 9 (75.00%) SSL
4 9 (75.00%) FTP
4 9 (75.00%) Internet
4 9 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (75.00%) webMethods
4 9 (75.00%) ebXML
4 9 (75.00%) Data Security
4 9 (75.00%) cXML
4 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
4 9 (75.00%) DataPower
4 9 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (75.00%) High Availability
4 9 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (75.00%) API Development
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) EDIFACT
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

ActionScript 2.0
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Bluemix
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) HTTP
1 10 (83.33%) SMTP
2 9 (75.00%) FTP
2 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 9 (75.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Chief Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) EAI Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) EDI
2 9 (75.00%) cXML
2 9 (75.00%) ebXML
2 9 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (25.00%) EDIFACT
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) DataPower
1 9 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) API Development
1 9 (75.00%) B2B
1 9 (75.00%) Data Security
1 9 (75.00%) EAI
1 9 (75.00%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) ActionScript
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 9 (75.00%) webMethods
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) SAP