The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £375 £298
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £26.84 £8.50
% change year-on-year
-36.64% +215.70%
Acrobat
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.10% 12.93% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 24
Median daily rate £450 £208 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.86% -48.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £110 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £430 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Median hourly rate £8.25 £12.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -50.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Acrobat as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire