The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Adobe products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Adobe over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Adobe Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe
Rank 88 106 90
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Adobe 33 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 0.85% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 1.79% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 29
Average daily rate £165 £378 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.29% -1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £309 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.72 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -33.12%
Adobe
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1242 1285 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.88% 47.38% 48.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 613
Average daily rate £380 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.76 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Adobe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Adobe across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Adobe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Adobe Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Adobe
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Adobe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Adobe Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Adobe
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Adobe Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Adobe
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Adobe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +4 7 £90 -67.27%
Reading +1 6 £183 -18.88% 3
Newbury +12 5 - - 1
Slough +7 3 £165 - 1
Windsor - 1 £90 -
Adobe
South East

Adobe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe.

1 27 (42.86%) HTML
2 21 (33.33%) HTML5
3 19 (30.16%) Photoshop
4 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 15 (23.81%) CIPD
6 14 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (20.63%) Adobe Captivate
8 12 (19.05%) User Experience
8 12 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (17.46%) e-Learning
9 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (17.46%) MS Office
10 9 (14.29%) CSS
10 9 (14.29%) Acrobat
11 8 (12.70%) Finance
11 8 (12.70%) CMS
11 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.70%) Axure RP
12 7 (11.11%) Scrum
12 7 (11.11%) Retail
12 7 (11.11%) Marketing
13 6 (9.52%) InDesign
13 6 (9.52%) Open Source
14 5 (7.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (7.94%) OO
14 5 (7.94%) Apache
14 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
14 5 (7.94%) Middleware
15 4 (6.35%) Apple

Adobe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Adobe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Adobe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.70%) CMS
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.59%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Photoshop
2 14 (22.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (20.63%) Adobe Captivate
4 12 (19.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (17.46%) MS Office
6 9 (14.29%) Acrobat
7 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
8 6 (9.52%) InDesign
9 4 (6.35%) MS Project
9 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
9 4 (6.35%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (1.59%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) BGP
1 4 (6.35%) Internet
1 4 (6.35%) OSPF
1 4 (6.35%) RIP
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) DOCSIS
2 3 (4.76%) MPLS
2 3 (4.76%) SNMP
2 3 (4.76%) SSH
2 3 (4.76%) Telnet
2 3 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Axure RP
2 4 (6.35%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (3.17%) Ant
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (3.17%) Maven
4 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (6.35%) Games
5 3 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (1.59%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) German Language
6 1 (1.59%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Designer
2 8 (12.70%) Architect
2 8 (12.70%) UX Designer
3 7 (11.11%) Creative Designer
4 6 (9.52%) e-Learning Designer
4 6 (9.52%) Print Designer
5 5 (7.94%) Digital Designer
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Graphic Designer
7 3 (4.76%) Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Tester
7 3 (4.76%) UI Designer
8 2 (3.17%) e-Learning Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Senior UX Designer
8 2 (3.17%) UI/UX Designer
8 2 (3.17%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) HTML
2 21 (33.33%) HTML5
3 9 (14.29%) CSS
4 5 (7.94%) Middleware
5 4 (6.35%) Silverlight
6 3 (4.76%) ATL
6 3 (4.76%) SAP PI
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Flex
7 2 (3.17%) Dojo
7 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.17%) JPA
7 2 (3.17%) Spring
7 2 (3.17%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.17%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (3.17%) XML
8 1 (1.59%) Django
8 1 (1.59%) jQuery
8 1 (1.59%) JSR 170
8 1 (1.59%) SAP XI
8 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) User Experience
2 11 (17.46%) e-Learning
3 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) DTV
4 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.35%) IPTV
4 4 (6.35%) MPEG
4 4 (6.35%) Streaming Video
4 4 (6.35%) Video on Demand
5 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.76%) SCADA
5 3 (4.76%) Social Media
6 2 (3.17%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.59%) Animation
7 1 (1.59%) SCORM
7 1 (1.59%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.11%) Scrum
3 6 (9.52%) Open Source
4 5 (7.94%) OO
5 4 (6.35%) Analytics
5 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.35%) Content Management
5 4 (6.35%) CRM
5 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.35%) OOD
5 4 (6.35%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) Validation
5 4 (6.35%) Video Processing
5 4 (6.35%) Web Design
6 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 3 (4.76%) Migration
6 3 (4.76%) Presales
6 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.17%) C
2 2 (3.17%) Java
3 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) CIPD
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (6.35%) Apple
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.35%) SAP
2 3 (4.76%) FatWire
2 3 (4.76%) Guidewire
2 3 (4.76%) hybris
2 3 (4.76%) MuleSoft
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) Pega
2 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
2 3 (4.76%) Tektronix
3 1 (1.59%) Quark
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