The table below looks at the statistics for Acrobat skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acrobat over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe Acrobat
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Acrobat 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.037%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.22%
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 £20.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Acrobat
South East

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

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
333 437 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.31% 15.58% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 186 165
Median daily rate £338 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £96.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Acrobat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Acrobat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Acrobat
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Acrobat across the Berkshire region.

Acrobat Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Acrobat
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat across the Berkshire region.

Acrobat Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Acrobat
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Acrobat 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Acrobat.

1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (80.00%) Adobe
3 6 (60.00%) InDesign
4 5 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (40.00%) Presales
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) MS Project
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (30.00%) ATL
6 3 (30.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Content Management
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
8 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management

Acrobat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (60.00%) InDesign
3 5 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (40.00%) MS Project
4 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Creative Designer
1 6 (60.00%) Designer
1 6 (60.00%) Print Designer
2 5 (50.00%) Digital Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Assistant
4 1 (10.00%) Bid Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Document Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ATL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft